LAMDA Short Courses

Taught by the same tutors and industry professionals who lead our full-time training, LAMDA short courses are an intensive learning experience designed to bring out the best in our summer students. And the exceptional training we offer will soon be reflected in our exceptional facilities: join us in summer 2017 and be among the first to experience the studios and performance spaces in our new £28.2 million world-leading centre for drama training.

LAMDA students and graduates are among the best in the global performing arts industry. In 2017, take your place among them and discover why…

Interested in developing a greater understanding of the Bard? As well as our four-week Shakespeare short course, we also offer an eight-week LAMDA Shakespeare Summer School.

Shakespeare Short Course

This in-depth, practical short course is suitable for students of all abilities and offers a dynamic and challenging immersion in Shakespeare’s work. Now open to students aged 17 and over.

This unique English as a Foreign Language course helps students to improve their spoken English through a combination of language classes and drama training.

Audition Technique

Ideal for anyone thinking about applying to drama school, this course prepares students to approach the audition process with skill and confidence.

Introduction to Drama School

If you are thinking about applying to drama school, or if you have ever wondered what it's like to train as an actor, this course will help to answer those questions.

Ideal for students with some acting experience who may not have worked on camera, this course explores the essential skills required for film or television acting.

“The teaching is amazing and I am gutted to leave. Thank you for an incredible two weeks.”

Lily Driver-Thurston,
Course student

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