Our mission and vision


The MGA Academy mission is: to provide excellent, innovative and dynamic practice-driven and vocational university-level education and training for individuals wishing to gain and maintain creative and entrepreneurial careers in the performing arts.


The MGA Academy vision is to be:

  • recognised as an Institution for the performing arts with outstanding teaching and learning opportunities, state of the art learning resources, which produces graduates able to create, produce and support creative work of the highest calibre.
  • an institution that values diversity and has equality of opportunity embedded in all its practices
  • an institution that encourages creative and business innovation and entrepreneurship
  • an institution that fosters, encourages and nurtures collaboration and team-work
  • an institution recognised for the relevance and integrity of its curriculum
  • recognised as a centre of excellence for teaching and learning for the performing arts that is able to attract the best teachers and professional practitioners.


Published 8/3/23   3:32PM

Intro to Acting Training coming soon!

MGA is delighted to offer for the first time a special weekend dedicated to anyone interested in professional training in acting. This workshop will offer an insight into the BA (Hons) Acting course offered by the MGA Academy of Performing Arts and will primarily focus upon the development of a… » Read more

Published 13/1/23   9:10AM

We're ready to welcome you!

The MGA Academy of Performing Arts to welcome prospective students on campus for open day events this February. We will be opening our doors on Wednesday 8th (Acting/Dance) and Thursday 9th February (Musical Theatre) for another series of Open Days. These events are a fantastic opportunity to engage with lecturers,… » Read more

Published 23/12/22   3:28PM

Season's Greetings from MGA

The whole team at the MGA Academy of Performing Arts wishes you a very merry Christmas and a fabulous New Year! We’ve got lots of exciting news to bring in 2023 and we can’t wait to bring more training opportunities in the Performing Arts to Edinburgh! We will be welcoming… » Read more

Coming soon

Intro to Acting Training

15th – 16th April, April

Get in touch

Phone: 0330 058 0656

General enquiries/student information: info@themgaacademy.com

Office address: 207 Balgreen Road, Edinburgh, EH11 2RZ, United Kingdom
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