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Inset: Nicholas Scrivens. Main picture: Verity Burgess in GSA's MA Production of Fiddler on the Roof. Photo: Mark Dean

Nicholas Scrivens teaches musical theatre at Guildford School of Acting. Here he explains why training as an actor-musician can boost your career. Where did you...

If you are dynamic and have personality and talent, CPA Studios might well be the training school for you, says Lisa Martland When 18-year-old Ashlee...
West End Producer. Photo: Matt Crockett

@westendproducer @TheStage What would your advice be to those who can't afford to even audition for drama schools? — Matt Starr (@MattStarr13) October 22, 2014 This...

Whether it’s a course, a website, an app, a book or some other source of learning, this fortnightly dispatch from Susan Elkin sifts through...

Flying the flag for arts training outside London is highly-respected SLP College, based in Garforth, eight miles from Leeds. The school is back for...

No one could doubt Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts’ dedication to The Stage Scholarships scheme. For two years running now, the school’s panel...

A few weeks ago I expressed my misgivings about the usefulness - or rather uselessness – of drama school showcases (The Stage, January 15)....

Welcome Bristol-based The Big Act to The Stage Scholarships scheme 2015, the new kid on the block and our first partner to hail from...

This year, Susi Earnshaw is offering two scholarship winners invaluable help with school fees for years seven or eight up to 11. Two half...

When Downton Abbey actress Joanne Froggatt left her family home at the age of 13 to attend Redroofs School for the Performing Arts, not...

“I couldn’t believe it, I am so grateful to Midlands Academy of Dance and Drama for giving me the chance. To have someone else believe...

How are you going to fund your training? Not exactly an original question. Let’s rehearse the basics before I get to my main point....