Published 12/6/22 9:22am

Summer season starts soon

Our Full-Time School Summer productions featuring graduating classes in Acting, Musical Theatre and Dance are on the way and tickets are still available! Book your tickets now at The Theatre!

We are thrilled to be welcoming some wonderful visiting Artists from across the Industry to create four fabulous shows with our Acting, Musical Theatre and Dance class of ’22.

Our Acting graduates will be performing two plays during 15th – 18th June at the Rose Theatre, THE LIGHTS written by Howard Korder and directed by Samantha Robinson, and THE SWEET SCIENCE OF BRUISING written by Joy Wilkinson and directed by MGA’s Head of Acting, Molly Innes.

Our Dance students perform their final production RISE UP directed by members of MGA’s Dance Faculty and directed by Head of Dance Lisa Cottrell at St Stephens over June 15th-18th. And our Musical Theatre students take to the stage for their final show, THE WEDDING SINGER, directed by Simon Greiff, at the Rose Theatre from June 22nd-25th.

Click below for more details of productions. We look forward to welcoming you all back for more theatre!

Published 30/11/23   12:34PM

Graduates turn dreams into reality with new theatre company

MGA alumni in the spotlight after creating new theatre company ALUMNI from one of Scotland’s top performing arts academies have started their own theatre company following their recent graduation this summer. David Gardner and Will Robertson had dreams of starting their own theatre company since meeting during their BA (Hons)… » Read more

Published 22/11/23   1:32PM

Applications for September 2024 Now Open!

Apply for a course at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts and be part of something extraordinary! Our first auditions for our 2024 intake will be held in Livingston on Monday 15th January 2024! See below for information about all our course levels and apply today! Read More

Published 24/5/23   3:40PM

'Strictly' stars inspire next generation!

Our lucky Musical Theatre and Dance students were treated to an unforgettable experience as performers from Strictly Ballroom: The Musical took a break from touring and brought the glitz and glamour of ballroom dancing to life The MGA Academy of Performing Arts last week! Kevin Clifton, BBC Strictly Come Dancing… » Read more

Published 8/3/23   3:32PM

Intro to Acting Training coming soon!

MGA is delighted to offer for the first time a special weekend dedicated to anyone interested in professional training in acting. This workshop will offer an insight into the BA (Hons) Acting course offered by the MGA Academy of Performing Arts and will primarily focus upon the development of a… » Read more

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