On Monday 20 May 2019, Central hosted its annual Alumni and friends gathering in New York City. The event brought graduates of the School together with staff, current students working on placement in the city, industry partners, friends, and incoming students who are due to start their journey at Central in the autumn of 2019. Together, guests celebrated the community’s successes in the United States.
Congratulations to Dr Nicola Abraham and her team of MA Applied Theatre students who have been recognised for their exceptional work with the Imperial Hospital Trust and Hammersmith Hospital – and for their contribution to keeping the nation Healthy.
On Thursday 9 and Friday 10 May, Central hosted the 2019 BA Theatre Practice Exhibition, celebrating the accomplishments of graduating students from across all twelve courses on its BA (Hons) Theatre Practice programme.
Central’s Knowledge Exchange Fellow Dr Naomi Paxton has received one of 23 new British Academy Rising Star Engagement awards for her work Different Stages: Exploring public engagement for Drama and Theatre early career academics.
Central is delighted to celebrate and share news of this year's Olivier Award-winning productions that involved our graduates, both on and off stage.
On the evening of 12 March, Central welcomed academics, artists, industry friends and partners and members of its wider staff community for an evening of events focusing on fellowship and providing aspace for a proper conversation and the re-charging of energies and imaginations.
Central is pleased to announce that it has been selected by Research England as one of 21 Higher Education Institutions in England to take part in the new Knowledge Exchange Framework (KEF) pilot group.
In 2018, Central’s Board of Governors commissioned an external and independent race equality review of its principles, practices and processes for the development and realisation of the School’s race equality inclusion ambitions. Today, with the publication of the Halpin Report, Central announces a series of initiatives including an additional £100,000 investment into new Diversity programmes, funding for a new, full-time Equality and Diversity Advisor position, and the establishment of a new sub-committee of its Board to report on matters of Diversity and Inclusion.
Central is delighted to celebrate and share news of its many alumni who have been personally nominated, or who have worked on productions that are nominated, at this year's Olivier Awards.
Central graduates were recognised and celebrated for their contribution, both on and off stage, to British theatre at The 19th Annual WhatsOnStage Awards Ceremony.