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:

Corporate supporters

Audible UK
Nick Hern Books
Richard Martin Lighting

Project supporters

In honour of David & Barbara Allison 
The Ashley Family Foundation 
Audible UK 
The Carne Trust 
The Commercial Education Trust 
Rodney Cottier 
The Eranda Rothschild Foundation 
The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation 
Garfield Weston Foundation 
The Garrick Charitable Trust
The Genesis Foundation 
Zyna Goldy 
Joyce Hytner  
John Lyon’s Charity 
Marina Kleinwort Charitable Trust 
Nick Hern Books  
Old Possum’s Practical Trust 
The Overstall Charitable Trust 
Santander Foundation 
Sidney E. Frank Foundation*  
The Spencer Wills Trust  
Stavros Niarchos Foundation  
The Terrence Rattigan Society  
The Woodward Charitable Trust 

Scholarship & bursary supporters

The American Friends of the London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art (AFLAMDA) 
American Theatre Wing 
The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation 
The Ashley Family Foundation 
Audible UK 
BAFTA
The Boris Karloff Charitable Foundation 
The Brewer Memorial Trust 
The Carne Trust 
The Clothworkers’ Foundation 
Greg Dyke  
The Elizabeth May Florence Mills Fund 
The Ellen Terry Fellowship Trust 
Enterprise Arts Trust 
The Fulbright – John Wood LAMDA Award 
The Hedley Foundation 
Nicholas Hytner  
The Joanna Butterworth Fund 
The John Gore Foundation 
The J P Jacobs Charitable Trust 
The Lennox Hannay Charitable Trust 
The Leverhulme Trust 
The Lionel Bart Foundation 
The MLDauray Arts Initiative* 
National Youth Arts Trust 
The Overstall Charitable Trust 
Oliver & Helen Prenn 
The Royal Victoria Hall Foundation – Lilian Baylis Awards 
The Sir Ian McKellen Bursary  
The Sir John Gielgud Charitable Trust 
The Society of London Theatre – Laurence Olivier Bursaries 
The South Square Trust 
The Stanley Picker Trust 
David Suchet CBE & Sheila Suchet 
Sunday for Sammy Trust 
The William & Katherine Longman Charitable Trust 
The Zoë Dominic Fund 

Chairman's Circle Patrons

Philip and Christine Carne
Tom Chandos
Emmanuel and Brigitta Davidson
Maggi Hambling
Marina Kleinwort
Roshan Seth
Kevin and Anne Overstall

Director's Circle Patrons

Olga Basirov
Clyde Cooper
Louise Coubrough and Robert Dalziel
Hugo Eddis
John Lloyd Morgan
Georgia Oetker
John Owen
Peter and Damien Thomas
Yuko and Jeff Thomas
Jane Williamson
Ted Wilson
Ryan Woods

Supporters

Jonathan and Bryony Cohen
John Krumins
Mark Schnebli
David Feldshuh
Emma Watford
William Paul
Martin Holleran
Kenneth Archer

Members

Anthony Alexander
Matt Applewhite
Charles Barton
Edmund Cohen
Emma Cole
Dan Fenton
Gerard Fletcher
Jonathan Fenton-Vince
Alan and Ros Haigh
Rita Rose Hope
Jennifer and Gaskell Jacobs
Michael King
Richard and Claudia Moore
David Milne QC
Caroline O'Neill
Marina Ogilvy
James Pierce
Christopher Road
Lawrence Wallace
Mary Wetherell
Constance Whippman
Jane Williams
Richard Wooderson

Redevelopment campaign supporters 

The Monument Trust

The late Jeremy Angliss & Leslie Heritage
Philip Carne MBE & Christine Carne
Emmanuel & Brigitta Davidson
Garfield Weston Foundation
HEFCE
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
The 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
The Bedford Estates
The Behrens Foundation
Jim Broadbent
Hugh Bullock
Henry & Katie Channon
Jonathan Cohen
Endemol Shine UK
Fenwick Ltd
Patricia Hodge
Nicholas Hytner
Željko 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

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.

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.