Short courses at LAMDA
Explore our dynamic range of Short Courses at LAMDA delivered by expert practitioners
Each short course has been curated to meet the needs of specific audiences, so whether you're a professional actor, looking to bolster your CV in a different area or gain an insight into training on a full time vocational level, there's a short course for you. The course summaries will help you to determine whether the course suits your needs and interests, at a glance.
Instant feedback across all short courses
You'll receive practical advice, ideas and expert industry led opinions on your work or performances, while actively learning from your peers.
Industry Professionals teaching practical skills
You'll work with tutors who are experts in their field across technical and creative areas to those who sit on our audition panels or regular Director LAMDA productions.
Experience what full time LAMDA training is like
Immerse yourself in the facilities at LAMDA. Learn from our tutors to discover our approach to training. Centred on The Ensemble, it encourages students to work collaboratively and bring their unique qualities to the space.
Looking for longer non-degree courses?
Discover our 6 month Performing Arts Foundation Diploma and our 14 week Semester Courses.
The spaces at LAMDA
Our short courses are hosted at our West London site or online. If your course is in person, you'll experience our studio facilities and three theatre spaces.
Our training is recognised across the world, by working with course leaders, many of whom teach our full time courses or are practicing directors, you'll learn current, industry relevant skills and gain instant feedback on your work to help you improve and fulfil your future career ambitions.
From Short courses to full- time training at LAMDA
Current Classical Acting postgraduate student, Calli, shares her journey from the US, through short courses to full-time LAMDA training.
10 things to do, the first time you're in London
Joining us for a short course across a few weeks? Outside of the studios at LAMDA, here's ten things to explore and do in London while you're here.