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Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London: Actor Training and Coaching

InstitutionRoyal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London View institution profile
Department Postgraduate
Study type Taught


The courses does not train actors, but develop a practical understanding of what it is to act, enabling graduates to work as actor trainers, coaches, theatre practitioners and directors of actors. Students are introduced to the principles and practices behind the training, education and support of actors developing their practice. In the first year, students of the MA and MFA combine for terms one to three of their course. The MFA extends into a second year that involves workplace attachments, mentorships and practice, in close liaison with members of related industries.


Master of Fine Arts - MFA (PG)

The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama


Central stands at the forefront of training and research in the Dramatic Arts. Graduate employment statistics are amongst the highest in our sector, and our research has been assessed by HEFCE as ‘World Leading’ making Central unique in the realm of drama conservatoires.

The quality of teaching at Central is at an exceptional level; all lecturers are experts in their own fields and bring a wealth of industry experience, offering students a unique opportunity to gain a high-quality education, balanced with the very best industry knowledge. Central offers a broad range of …

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