London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art

Hello & welcome

At LAMDA, we believe in the transformative power of the dramatic arts and the value to society of creativity, innovation and authentic, confident communication. As a world-leading conservatoire and globally recognised awarding body, we are proud to offer exceptional training to creative artists and technicians; and empower people of all ages and backgrounds through our examinations in drama, literature, musical theatre and poetry.

Drama school

Are you looking to become a professional actor, director or technician? If you have the raw talent, drive and passion, we’ll help you realise your dreams through our exceptional training.

Applications for our directing, production and technical management and short courses are open.

LAMDA Exams

Our qualifications in communication and performance inspire the next generation of confident communicators.

Applications

Applying to LAMDA can be done quickly and easily. You can pause and resume your application at any time. Applications are now closed for our full time acting courses but you can still apply for our directing, production and technical management courses, or for an intensive summer short acting course.

Meet our graduating students

Meet our graduating acting and technical students as they prepare to take their first steps into the industry in 2020.

LAMDA students pretending to take a selfie during The Wolves rehearsal

Hire a space

Where traditional and modern merge - our teaching, rehearsal, training and performance facilities are available to hire for events, workshops and performances.

Photo of LAMDA's building taken from Talgarth Road