Three of the Best Drama Schools in Scotland

Drama Schools in Scotland

Best Drama Schools in Scotland

The BA acting course at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland is one of the most prestigious drama schools in the UK. As one of the 24 accepted of over 1,000 applicants you will gain the opportunity to work with industry professionals and find international connections. The three year program will have you working with an expert teaching staff that will develop your skills in acting TV, Film, or Theatre. In the final year of schooling you will be encouraged to seek professional work. With connections to the BBC, the National Theatre of Scotland, and the Citizens Theatre you find exposure with them. 
Acting Coach Scotland is a small private drama school and has a unique a one year professional diploma acting course. The one year program is focused, In the first half you will find intensive training in acting, voice, improvisation, stage combat, and performance psychology. Doing is an important part of the ACS and you will spend all day everyday bettering your skills in acting. Unlike other drama schools, in each term you will perform in public, giving you real life experience in acting. The second half of the year focuses primarily on screen acting. You will earn the business, meet agents, casting directors, as well as theatre and film makers. This program is accredited by the Scottish Qualifications Agency. More recently, Acting Coach Scotland has developed a private Foundation Acting Course - a HNC Acting and Performance, as well as a unique 2-Year Professional HND Acting and Performance course. These last two courses are government/student loans funded courses. 
GAMTA is one of the most unique drama schools for those seeking acting course in musical theatre. Programs are validated by Scottish Qualifications Authority. GAMTA has a lineage founded in experience and quality. The program features a high success rate with an average of 86% of students working professionally. GAMTA brings in many of the worlds greatest performers, directors, producers and artists for masterclasses. In the third year of the program you will have the opportunity to showcase your talents to the best agents, casting directors, choreographers, and directors in the industry. GAMTA promises to help make you a dynamic and talented performer.
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