Published 4/3/16 2:15pm

New video for our Acting course!

We are thrilled this week to unveil a new video highlighting the Acting Diploma course at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts! Thanks to all the students and staff who took part, and a HUGE thank you to our friends at Nexus Digital Media for creating such a spectacular video.

Here it comes

APPLY NOW to join one of the newest and most dynamic training programmes in ‪Acting‬ the UK has to offer. With exceptional links to the professional industry, The MGA Academy of Performing Arts’ full-time Acting course is structured around the transition from technique-based classes through to performance-based work, with the third year including extra professional development and industry-led classes, preparing you to enter the professional industry, ready to work upon graduation.

Find out more about all our full-time performing arts courses, including our videos highlighting Dance and Musical Theatre courses, on our full-time pages. It’s never been a better time to come and train in Acting, Dance and Singing in Edinburgh!

Published 22/11/18   5:33PM

Be social

Keep up with all the news and action at MGA! Find us on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook for updates, photos, event info, tasters of what goes on in class and studio, and much much more! Pop over to our Instagram feed where you’ll find some amazing graduate takeover stories from… » Read more

Published 5/10/18   11:57AM

Thomas Doherty in HBO miniseries!

Everyone at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts is thrilled to hear the news that 2015 Musical Theatre graduate THOMAS DOHERTY will be appearing in a new HBO/Sky miniseries ‘Catherine The Great’ as Peter Zavadovsky, opposite Academy Award Winner HELEN MIRREN. The four-part show also features Gina McKee, Rory Kinnear,… » Read more

Published 18/9/18   3:00PM

A dream role for Megan

After only graduating from The MGA Academy of Performing Arts a year ago, Megan Gardiner (Musical Theatre, 2017) has just landed a dream role in the UK tour of Les Miserables as Cover Cosette for Cameron Mackintosh Ltd. This UK tour begins in Leicester in November and moves round the… » Read more

Published 13/9/18   3:14PM

A new home for MGA…

Introducing the Rose Theatre, a new home for our Acting students and live performances. Originally The Rose Street Chapel, the Rose Theatre is now newly refurbished and renovated by our wonderful MGA Patron Peter Schaufuss. With offices, rehearsal spaces and three beautiful performance venues it is with a great deal… » Read more

Coming soon

A Christmas Wish 2018

17th December, Usher Hall

New York Trip 2019

5th-10th Jan 2019: BOOK NOW