Pause
Full screen

What kind of course are you looking for?

Hide filters

  1. Featured

    16-20s Young Actors’ Workshops

    Lively and engaging, these workshops will cover some of the subjects taught at the Academy on the full time acting course...

    • Acting
    • Evenings/weekends
    • No audition/selection
    • 16-20
    Book now
  2. Featured

    A Taste of RADA Workshops (stage 1)

    An opportunity to experience the work that we do on our acting courses at the Academy, including: voice, movement, improvisation...

    • Acting
    • Evenings/weekends
    • No audition/selection
    • 20+
    Book now
  3. Featured

    Elements of RADA Workshops (stage 1)

    A chance to explore key subjects taught at the Academy: voice, movement, contemporary text, classical text and improvisation...

    • Acting
    • Evenings/weekends
    • No audition/selection
    • 20+
    Book now
  4. Featured

    Shakespeare Messenger Award

    During a fun and creative session you will perform two speeches and receive individual feedback, ideas to try and ways to develop your acting...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Evenings/weekends
    • No audition/selection
    • 12+
    More information
  5. Applications closed

    Acting for Contemporary Theatre (stage 2)

    Delve into contemporary acting techniques, character development and text analysis...

    • Acting
    • 10 weeks
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 20+
    More information
  6. Applications closed

    Acting Techniques (stage 2)

    By exploring the work and ideas of Constantin Stanislavski, clarify and develop your own approach to acting...

    • Acting
    • 10 weeks
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 20+
    More information
  7. Applications closed

    Advanced Acting for Contemporary Theatre (stage 3)

    Go deeper into contemporary acting techniques by building on skills from your previous courses. Develop characters with more specificity...

    • Acting
    • 10 weeks
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 20+
    More information
  8. Applications closed

    Advanced Acting Techniques (stage 3)

    Building on the basic principles of practitioners such as Constantin Stanislavski and Sanford Meisner, participants will have the opportunity to consolidate these techniques...

    • Acting
    • 10 weeks
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 20+
    More information
  9. Applications closed

    Intensive Text and Performance (stage 4, Evenings)

    This exciting new course examines a diverse range of texts (Contemporary, Realist and Classical) from the actor’s point of view...

    • Acting
    • 10 weeks
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 20+
    More information
  10. Applications closed

    Intensive Text and Performance (stage 4, Saturdays)

    This exciting new course examines a diverse range of texts (Contemporary, Realist and Classical) from the actor’s point of view...

    • Acting
    • 10 weeks
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 20+
    More information
  11. Applications closed

    Advanced Intensive: Text and Performance (stage 5)

    This exciting new course utilises a broad range of text (from various genre and dramatic style) to consolidate how to approach character analysis and development...

    • Acting
    • 10 weeks
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 20+
    More information
  12. Applications closed

    Close Encounters: an Introduction to Combat for Stage and Camera

    This exhilarating course offers a distinctly hands-on taste of combat for theatre and film. Don’t worry if you have little or no experience...

    • Acting
    • 6 days
    • Weekdays
    • No audition/selection
    • 18+
    More information
  13. Applications closed

    Stanislavski: Physical Action

    In the last years of his life, Stanislavski developed an approach to acting that synthesised the most useful parts of his previous systems: that of Physical Action...

    • Acting
    • 5 days
    • Weekdays
    • No audition/selection
    • 18+
    More information
  14. Shakespeare Bronze Award

    Present a Shakespearean sonnet and speech. During a fun and creative session you'll receive individual feedback and ideas to try...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Evenings/weekends
    • No audition/selection
    • 15+
    More information
  15. Shakespeare Silver Award

    Continue your Shakespeare Awards journey by acting a speech and a sonnet that you have chosen yourself, and discuss your sonnet with a RADA tutor...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 15+
    More information
  16. Shakespeare Gold Award

    Challenge yourself with the penultimate Shakespeare Award level: present two speeches and a sonnet, on sight, with 15 minutes preparation time...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 15+
    More information
  17. Shakespeare Platinum Award

    'Pitch' a Shakespeare production to complete your Shakespeare Awards journey with the Platinum Award...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 15+
    More information
  18. To be confirmed

    Prologues Workshops for Individuals

    Prologues Workshops are for anyone interested in learning more about the RADA Shakespeare Awards or anyone who is preparing for their Award...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Evenings/weekends
    • No audition/selection
    • 12+
    More information
  19. ACT I Workshops for Schools

    ACT I Workshops are three-hour sessions delivered by a RADA tutor, available for school and drama groups...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Weekdays
    • No audition/selection
    • 12+
    More information
  20. Awards Packages for Schools

    A RADA tutor can visit your school to assess multiple candidates as part of a bespoke, awards assessment day...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Weekdays
    • No audition/selection
    • 12+
    More information
  21. To be confirmed

    Groundworks Workshops for Teachers

    For teachers who are helping students to prepare for their Award. They’re also great for continued professional development and for those teaching Shakespeare more generally...

    • Shakespeare Awards
    • Evenings/weekends
    • No audition/selection
    • 18+
    More information
  22. Applications closed

    Youth Company: Acting

    A year-long drama course that gives young people aged 16-20 the opportunity to experience actor-training and perform on RADA's main stage...

    • Youth Company
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 16-20
    More information
  23. 2020 dates to be announced

    Youth Company: Theatre Production

    A four-month training course giving young people aged 16-24 the opportunity to experience theatre production, management and design...

    • Youth Company
    • Evenings/weekends
    • Audition/selection
    • 16-24
    More information

No courses match the filters

Over 20s acting courses

During evenings and weekends

A Taste of RADA and Elements of RADA Workshops are bookable online.

Shakespeare Messenger Award Apply now

Want to know more?