Our Supporters

Our Supporters

LAMDA has been fuelling the dramatic arts industry in the UK and beyond for over 150 years – teaching the craft, nurturing talent and igniting imaginations across the globe.

We could not continue this work without the generosity of our supporters. Our thanks go to:

Redevelopment Campaign Supporters

The Monument Trust

The late Jeremy Angliss & Leslie Heritage
Philip Carne MBE & Christine Carne
Emmanuel & Brigitta Davidson
Garfield Weston Foundation
Roshan Seth OBE

The Foyle Foundation
The David Ross Foundation
The Marina Kleinwort Trust
The Overstall Charitable Trust
The Sackler Trust
Stavros Niarchos Foundation
The Woodward Charitable Trust

The Deborah Loeb Brice Foundation*
The late Robert Hudson
John Lyon’s Charity
Panasonic UK Ltd
Sir Howard Panter & Rosemary Squire OBE
Sir Siegmund Warburg’s Voluntary Settlement
The Wolfson Foundation

The American Friends of the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA), Inc.
The Badenoch Trust
Paul Arthur Gismondi
The Headley Trust
Kirby Laing Foundation
The Loveday Charitable Trust
The MLDauray Arts Initiative*
The late Ann Money-Coutts
The Hon Michael Samuel
The late Derek John Walls
Wates Foundation
The William and Katherine Longman Charitable Trust

The 29th May 1961 Charitable Trust
Bedford Estates
The Behrens Foundation
Jim Broadbent
Hugh Bullock
Henry & Katie Channon
Jonathan Cohen
Endemol Shine UK
Fenwick Ltd
Patricia Hodge
Nicholas Hytner
Zeljko Ivanek*
Nigel & Caroline Keen
Victoria Legge-Bourke
John & Mary Lithgow
The Mackintosh Foundation
Mischief Theatre
Robert Noble
Oliver & Helen Prenn
Joanna Read
Luke Rittner
Harold Sanditen & Thanasis Kalantzis*
Dame Maggie Smith
The Spencer Wills Trust
Sue Stapely
David Suchet CBE
Dame Janet Suzman
Timothy West CBE

Project Supporters

Paul Hamlyn Foundation

Dr Neil and Sarah Brener
The Lennox Hannay Charitable Trust
Old Possum’s Practical Trust

Scholarship & Bursary Supporters

The American Friends of the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA), Inc.
The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation
The Boris Karloff Charitable Foundation
Philip Carne MBE & Christine Carne*
The Clothworkers’ Foundation
The Elizabeth May Florence Mills Fund
The Ellen Terry Fellowship Trust
The Eranda Rothschild Foundation
Gordon Fraser
The Genesis Foundation*
The Hedley Foundation
The Joanna Butterworth Scholarship Fund
The J P Jacobs Charitable Trust
LAMDA’s 40th Anniversary Stage Management & Technical Theatre Fund
The Leverhulme Trust
The Lionel Bart Foundation
The Loveday Charitable Trust
The MLDauray Arts Initiative*
The Overstall Charitable Trust
Oliver & Helen Prenn
The Richard Carne Trust
The Royal Victoria Hall Foundation – Lilian Baylis Awards
The Sir John Gielgud Charitable Trust
The Snipe Charitable Trust
The Society of London Theatre – Laurence Olivier Bursaries
The South Square Trust
The Stanley Picker Trust
Sue Stapely
Stavros Niarchos Foundation
David Suchet CBE & Sheila Suchet
The William & Katherine Longman Charitable Trust
The Zoë Dominic Fund

Director’s Circle Patrons

Olga Basirov
Clyde Cooper
Louise Coubrough and Robert Dalziel
John Lloyd Morgan
Tim Oakley
Georgia Oetker
The Overstall Charitable Trust
Jane and Michael Williamson


Christopher Bellew
James Cane
Jonathan and Bryony Cohen
David Feldshuh
Peter Ford
Judith Johnstone
John Krumins


Anthony Alexander
Matt Applewhite
Kenneth Archer
Rose Barclay
Charles Barton
Anne Beckwith-Smith LVO
Julia Brodie
Barbara Cantelo
Edmund Cohen
Rupert Cohen
Emma Cole
Kim Deshayes
Kevin Fitzmaurice
Gerard Fletcher
Caroline Frankel
Tony Gamble
Alan Godden
Nigel Gregory
Councillor Gerard Hargreaves
Lady Heseltine
Andrew Hewson
Martin Holleran
Jennifer and Gaskell Jacobs
Michael King
Susan Kyd
Steve Locking
Martin and Jacqueline Mann
Angela Matthews
David Milne QC
Lesley Molony
Richard and Claudia Moore
John Owen CMG MBE DL
Jeremy and Fiona Powell-Tuck
Phillida Purvis
Michael and Linda Rees
Rita Rose Hope
David John Russell
Mark Schnebli
Wilma Scott
Mark and Deirdre Simpson
Cathy Steck
Helena Taylor
Peter Thomas
Thomas Vaughan
Philipp von Schulthess
Wilf and Annie Weeks
Mary Wetherell
John and Wendy Williams

Our thanks also go to our Take Your Seat, Chairman’s Room and other Act Now!
supporters, all of our Friend members and those who wish to remain anonymous.

*Generously supports our work through The American Friends of the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (LAMDA), Inc.

Find out how you can support LAMDA here.

Note to students: if you intend to make independent applications for funding, please do not contact any of the supporters listed here, as they choose to support our students through LAMDA. You will find more advice on making independent applications for funding here.

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