LAMDA Graduation Ceremony 2022

20 October 2022

Our first ever graduation ceremony took place on Sunday 9th October at the Lyric Hammersmith Theatre, following the granting of full Degree Awarding Powers to LAMDA last year.

The ceremony featured speeches from LAMDA's principal, Professor Mark O'Thomas, student representative Marie Zschommler and our Chair of the Board of Trustees, the Rt Hon Shaun Woodward, as well as choral music from the graduating students. 

Our Vice President, Dame Janet Suzman, presented this year's honorary degree to Dame Harriet Walter, in recognition of her exceptional acting career across stage and screen. 

The Class of 2022 includes graduates from the following courses:

  • FdA Production & Technical Arts (Stage and Screen)
  • BA (Hons) Production & Technical Arts Top Up
  • BA (Hons) Professional Acting
  • MA Classical Acting For The Professional Theatre
  • MA Directing
  • MFA Professional Acting

We're very pleased to share this selection of photos from the occasion, taken by our resident photographer and LAMDA alumnus, Sam Taylor