Student Experience: Cameron

2013 Graduate, Musical Theatre

I graduated last year. I still can’t believe how much I have learnt or the range of new skills I now have to draw upon.

You get to work with some of the best in the business and the training is incredible.

I am so grateful to have been a part of MGA but even more than that, I’m amazed that even after graduating they continue to support and push you to achieve your dreams through the MGA Management & Casting agency. I had professional work opportunities throughout my training and a full-time job lined up even before my graduation.

Where else in Scotland can you get trained by people who are still working in the performing arts industry and who can personally introduce you to casting directors, choreographers, directors and producers to ensure that you are always ‘in the right place at the right time’? I honestly don’t think there is anywhere else quite like MGA.

Full-Time Audition Dates

Remaining audition sessions for entry in September 2017 are:

  • 11 June
  • 13 August

To apply for full-time courses simply fill in our application form and we will contact you with information our application process and auditioning.

Published 8/6/17   6:55PM

Make a change - take the next step

Take control of your future with The MGA Academy of Performing Arts! Our final set of ‪auditions‬ for entry in 2017 are coming up in August. As summer gets under way it’s definitely time to think about what you next step is to achieve the career of your dreams! With… » Read more

Published 15/5/17   3:44PM

Spring Season of shows open tonight!

The Spring season of performances by Acting, Dance and Musical Theatre students opens tonight and we couldn’t be more excited! Join us for three very special shows starting tonight, May 15th, and running through until Saturday 20th May, at the Church Hill Theatre in Morningside, Edinburgh. The third-year Acting students have… » Read more

Published 28/4/17   3:51PM

MGA becomes first CDET-accredited school in Scotland

Here at MGA we pride ourselves on the quality of training that our students receive. So it is with great pleasure we can announce that The MGA Academy of Performing Arts has been accredited by the CDET, becoming the only performing arts school in Scotland to have achieved this. A… » Read more

Published 24/4/17   3:35PM

Spring season approaches and MGA third years are busy

The MGA graduating year of full-time students are working hard as their courses come to an end and their final run of performances approach in May at the Church Hill Theatre in Edinburgh. After another successful Musical Theatre showcase in London, with over 50 agents attending, MGA is now welcoming… » Read more

Published 9/2/17   5:00PM

Graduate success!

We asked all our graduate students, from 2009 through to 2016, to tell us about life after MGA. We heard back from a fantastic 83% of them! Huge thanks to everyone who responded. Below are some of the key results, along with feedback from a few of our graduate students… » Read more