• Ofsted Outstanding

    Ofsted Outstanding

Inspection Reports

The School has been deemed ‘outstanding’ in all areas by Ofsted in each of its inspections over the last 10 years. Here are some extracts from its most recent report, published in November 2015:



“Students develop exceptional performance skills; internationally renowned performing arts practitioners and theatre and casting directors recognise and acknowledge the high quality of students graduating from the school”
Teaching and learning

Teaching and learning

“Outstanding teaching, learning and assessment, delivered by a highly skilled and experienced team of tutors and theatre professionals, ensure students make excellent progress.”


“A very high proportion of graduates successfully progress into high-quality employment in the industry very soon after completing their diploma courses. Staff continue to help, support and encourage alumni and closely track their progress.”
Leadership and Management

Leadership and Management

“The small staff team work very closely to plan and deliver an innovative and stimulating programme which challenges all students to develop and achieve the highest standards.”

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You can read the full Ofsted report on the Ofsted website:

2015 Ofsted Report

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Charity Wakefield stars in Emilia at Shakespeare’s Globe
Charity plays William Shakespeare in Morgan Lloyd Malcolm's new play Emilia, directed by Nicole Charles.
The play is based on the life of poet, mother and feminist Emilia Bassano, who many believe to be the inspiration for Shakespeare's "Dark Lady". It runs until 1 September. 

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