Drama School Courses

Higher Education Courses

These courses are validated by the University of Kent.


BA (Hons) Professional Acting (three years)

Foundation Degree Professional Acting (two years)

MA Classical Acting for the Professional Theatre (four terms)

Stage Management & Technical Theatre

Production & Technical Arts: Stage & Screen (two years with optional BA (Hons) top up year)

Please note that our Production & Technical Arts: Stage & Screen course is subject to re-validation by the University of Kent.


MA Directing (four terms)

LAMDA Semester Programme

Classical Acting (14 weeks)

This course consists of four individual modules that are validated by the University of Kent.

LAMDA Diplomas

This course is not validated by a higher education institution (HEI). It is LAMDA’s own non-accredited diploma.

Foundation Diploma (two terms)


LAMDA Shakespeare Summer School (eight weeks)


These courses are not validated by a higher education institution (HEI). They are LAMDA’s own range of non-accredited certificates.

Shakespeare Short Course (four weeks)

English Communication Skills Through Drama – EFL (three weeks)

Introduction to Drama School (two weeks)

Audition Technique (two weeks)

Introduction to Screen Acting (two weeks)


“What we get out of a week’s work is incredible. The teachers are so committed. They care about what they are doing and they care about you and your journey.”

Nic Jackman

Nic Jackman,
LAMDA alumnus

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