Exams & Syllabus

Exams

LAMDA – This is an accredited examining board and bronze, silver and gold medals count towards UCAS points

Performance Syllabus

Acting – Entry 3 to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Developing a strong speaking voice and good memory skills by learning and performing monologues and duologues. Designed for solo or duologue performances

Devising Drama – Entry 3 to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Developing creativity by exploring ideas and themes, and realising them through devised dramatic performances. Designed for solo or duologue performances.

Communication Syllabus

Speaking Verse and Prose – Entry 3 to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Developing a strong speaking voice and memory skills, designed for individual candidates

Reading for Performance – Entry 3 to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Learning how to construct a performance recital, designed for individual candidates.

Speaking in Public – Entry 3 to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Developing essential skills for constructing and delivering talks, presentations and speeches. Designed for individual candidates.

Musical Theatre Syllabus

Musical Theatre (Solo/Duologue) – Entry 3 to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Group Examination Syllabus

Group Acting – Entry to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Working as a group to perform acting scenes to recognise and enhance team work. Designed for groups of three to ten candidates.

Group Devising Drama – Entry to Gold Medal (Grade 8)

Maximising the creativity of a group and working together to create dramatic scenes. Designed for groups of three to ten candidates.

Group Recital – Entry to Grade 3

Exploring the group dynamics involved in developing and performing a recital including performed pieces and devised introductions, linking statements and conclusions.

Choral-Speaking – Entry to Grade 3

Working as a group to perform verse and prose selections, designed for groups of three or more candidates.

RADA Shakespeare Awards

Grades – Messenger, Bronze, Silver and Gold Medals

The RADA Shakespeare Certificate is for everyone with a passion for drama and exploring the English language, and for those who appreciate the sheer enjoyment of performance. The certificates also help to develop transferable skills in sight reading, confidence and communication.