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Short courses: endless possibilities

We are running online versions of some of our acting short courses. What's more, we hope to confirm 2021 dates as soon as possible.

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RADA Business launches Virtual Stage programme

RADA Business has launched online training programmes to continue to help people perform brilliantly at work. Virtual Stage includes Virtual Performance Programmes and Coaching for individuals and organisations.

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Graduates nominated for the Ian Charleson Award

Congratulations to Ronke Adékoluẹjo, Kitty Archer and Kit Young, who have been nominated for this year's Ian Charleson Award - celebrating the best classical performances by actors under 30.

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Founded in 1904, we offer vocational training for actors, stage managers, designers and technical stage craft specialists.

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