Short Courses | The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama


Central offers up to one year, part-time, non-accredited, practical Diplomas for those who wish to undertake an introduction to actor or performance training. Many Diploma students have gone on to full-time courses, or to work professionally.

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Diplomas at Central

Evening Courses

Practical and fun courses to develop your acting and improve confidence and communication skills.

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Evening courses at Central

Summer Courses

Lasting anywhere between 2 days and 3 weeks, our acting, voice and youth theatre summer short courses take place throughout July and August each year. For all ages and abilities.

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Summer Short courses at Central

Saturday Youth Theatre

Central's Saturday Youth Theatre ( 6-17 Year Olds) provides drama classes that are challenging, educational and enjoyable. You do not need any previous experience to take part in the Saturday Youth Theatre, just enthusiasm and commitment.

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Saturday Youth Theatre at Central