We offer in-depth courses that provide a deeper insight into acting and theatre production training for young people aged 11+. From one week to one year, these courses take place at RADA in London.
Youth Company: Acting (16 - 20)
Youth Company: Theatre Production (16 - 24)
Young theatre makers (11 – 14)
We work with primary and secondary schools as well as further education colleges. We focus predominately on schools that have a high proportion of students from under-represented groups. We also partner with local theatres across the UK, offering access workshops in both acting and technical theatre to better prepare young people living regionally for life at drama school.
Shakespeare for young audiences
Workshops and careers talks
Theatre production taster days (16 – 20)
Workshops across the UK
A three-year project that provides integrated workshops and courses for participants with physical and sensory impairments. We are working to encourage disabled people into vocational training and running workshops across the UK.
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A unique one-to-one learning experience with in the room feedback from a RADA tutor. Start with the Messenger or Bronze Award depending on your age and begin your Shakespeare Awards journey today.
Messenger Award (12+)
Bronze Award (15+)
Awards Packages for Schools
We offer practical workshops to prepare for the RADA Shakespeare Awards, from sessions for individuals designed to strengthen understanding of Shakespeare’s language, to supporting teachers helping pupils to prepare for their Award.