<![CDATA[Scholarships]]> http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/category/scholarships <p>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the School as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. Please note students will be means tested for scholarship eligibility. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis. There will be one available Scholarship at each of the above colleges for the year 2017/18.</p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation is advised by David Grindrod in the selection of scholarship courses and students</strong></p> en Mon, 22 Jan 2018 16:37:10 +0000 Urdang Academy – 3 year Musical Theatre Course http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/urdang-academy-3-year-course-in-musical-theatre http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/urdang-academy-3-year-course-in-musical-theatre <h2>THE URDANG ACADEMY</h2> <p>College Details</p> <p>Location: The Old Finsbury Town Hall Rosebery Avenue London EC1R 4RP</p> <p>Phone: +44 (0)20 7713 7710 </p> <p>Website:   <a href="http://www.theurdang.com">www.theurdang.com</a></p> <hr /> <p>Course:  Urdang Performers’ Diploma Course leading to either the Diploma in Professional Musical Theatre (Level 6) or Diploma in Professional Dance (Level 6)</p> <p><strong>Course Details:</strong></p> <p>The Urdang Performers’ Diploma course encompasses all aspects of the performing arts and looks to give each student an excellent grounding in Singing, Dancing and Acting, alongside developing charisma, individuality and performance skill.</p> <p>The Urdang Academy provides a supportive environment that fosters artistic, intellectual and personal development with all its students. The intense, rigorous and practical training is enhanced by contextual study that allows the student to understand historical, stylistic and professional aspects of the industry. This holistic approach prepares each student to embark on a successful and fulfilled life in the arts, with the ability to develop a long and varied career.</p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the College as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at The Urdang Academy visit their website <a href="http://theurdang.london/full-time-courses/" target="_blank">here.</a></p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Royal Northern College of Music – 2 year Master of Music (MMUS) course http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-northern-college-of-music-2-year-master-of-music-mmus-course http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-northern-college-of-music-2-year-master-of-music-mmus-course <h2>ROYAL NORTHERN COLLEGE OF MUSIC</h2> <p><strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location: 124 Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9RD</p> <p>Phone: +44 (0)161 907 5200</p> <p>Website: www.rncm.ac.uk</p> <hr /> <p> </p> <p>Course: MASTER OF MUSIC (MMUS) COURSE, full-time </p> <p><strong>Course Details:</strong></p> <p>The Master of Music offers a flexible programme of study designed to meet the needs of the aspiring music professional. A range of world-class performance and learning opportunities are available, enabling students to refine their musicianship and to maximise their employability in a competitive marketplace.The programme is focused on performance or composition. Students benefit from the tuition and guidance of the RNCM’s teaching staff, who are world class performers, composers and researchers, as well as a team of visiting tutors. Students receive a tailored blend of regular learning and performance opportunities, including one-to-one Principal Study tuition, masterclasses, solo and small ensemble performance opportunities, specialist classes and workshops, lectures and seminars, practical exercises, independent learning and an external professional placement.</p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the School as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. Please note students will be means tested for scholarship eligibility. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis. There will be one available Scholarship for the year. .</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at Arts Educational Schools London visit their website <a href="https://www.rncm.ac.uk/" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <p> </p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Rose Bruford College – 3 year Actor Musicianship Programme http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/rose-bruford-college-3-year-actor-musicianship-programme http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/rose-bruford-college-3-year-actor-musicianship-programme <h2>ROSE BRUFORD COLLEGE OF THEATRE AND PEFORMANCE</h2> <p><strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location: Lamorbey Park, Burnt Oak Lane, Sidcup, Kent, DA15 9DF </p> <p>Phone: Tel: +44 (0)20 8308 2620</p> <p>Website:  www.bruford.ac.uk</p> <hr /> <p>Course: BA (Hons) in ACTOR MUSICIANSHIP - 3 years, full-time</p> <p><strong>Course Details:</strong></p> <p>The Actor Musicianship programme offers a unique, practical, Drama UK accredited training for actors who have musical skills. You will be guided by experienced staff, including industry professionals, who will help you develop the skills of the actor musician through practical classes in movement, voice and approaches to text and character. You will also develop your existing musical skills for use within a variety of performance contexts. Perhaps most importantly, you will explore how these skills interconnect. The actor’s imagination will be developed to help create, lead and make music, whilst acting classes will explore the musicality of performance.</p> <p>In the final year you will be introduced to the profession through a series of fully mounted productions, including a London Showcase. You have the opportunity to develop skills for a range of media including; theatre, film, television and radio. Employability will be enhanced, as the range of skills developed on this programme will help to make versatile and adaptable performers – ready for the ever changing and highly competitive world of professional theatre and associated media.</p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the Academy as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at the Rose Bruford College of Theatre & Performance visit their website <a href="https://www.bruford.ac.uk/" target="_blank">here.</a></p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Bristol Old Vic Theatre School -3 year BA (Hons) in Professional Acting http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/bristol-old-vic-theatre-school-3-year-ba-hons-in-professional-acting http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/bristol-old-vic-theatre-school-3-year-ba-hons-in-professional-acting <h2>BRISTOL OLD VIC THEATRE SCHOOL</h2> <p><strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location : Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, 1-2 Downside Road, Clifton, Bristol BS8 2XF</p> <p>Phone : +44 (0)117 973 3535</p> <p>Website : www.oldvic.ac.uk</p> <hr /> <p> </p> <p> <strong>Course :</strong> BA (Hons) in PROFESSIONAL ACTING – 3 years, full-time</p> <p> <strong>Course Details</strong></p> <p>This course aims to send actors into the profession confident that they can hold their own in any of the main areas of the business, from classical plays and modern classics to animation films and musicals.  To this end, the school develops the students’ voices and their speech, their bodies and their movement, their creativity and their knowledge of the approaches and techniques of acting.</p> <p>This is a full time programme delivered over 3 years.  Year 1 covers all areas including musical theatre, acting technique, singing, audition practice and camera technique.  Year 2 is developed around 3 touring plays and Year 3 consists mainly of production work.</p> <p> </p> <hr /> <p> </p> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the School as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need.  The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis.  There will be one Scholarship available for a student starting in the year 2016/17.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at the Bristol Old Vic Theatre School visit their website <a href="http://www.bristololdvic.org.uk/" target="_blank">here.</a></p> <p> </p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Sylvia Young Theatre School – 3 year scholarship to study in Years 9 to 11 http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/sylvia-young-theatre-school-3-year-scholarship-to-study-in-years-9-to-11 http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/sylvia-young-theatre-school-3-year-scholarship-to-study-in-years-9-to-11 <h2>SYLVIA YOUNG THEATRE SCHOOL</h2> <p><strong>School Details</strong></p> <p>Location: Nutford Place, London W1H 5YZ </p> <p>Phone: +44 (0)20 7258 2330</p> <p>Website: www.syts.co.uk</p> <hr /> <p><strong>Course:</strong> Year 9 to 11 – Three years full-time.</p> <p><strong>Course Details</strong></p> <p>The Sylvia Young Theatre School is a specialist performing arts school and this is reflected in the division of the week into three academic and two vocational days. The school offers an extremely high level of education in the performing arts and in a good range of academic subjects. The academic curriculum offered is designed to ensure that students are taught an appropriate range of subjects to help them fulfil their learning potential and gain appropriate, nationally recognised, qualifications.  Vocationally, the school offers specialist education in Dance, Drama and Singing for all students.</p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the School as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. The scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis. There will be one available Scholarship for the year 2015/16.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more information visit the Sylvia Young Theatre School website <a href="http://www.syts.co.uk/page/default.asp?title=Home&pid=1" target="_blank">here.</a></p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 LAMDA – 2 year Stage Management and Technical Theatre Course http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/lamda-2-year-stage-management-and-technical-theatre-course http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/lamda-2-year-stage-management-and-technical-theatre-course <h2>LONDON ACADEMY OF MUSIC AND DRAMATIC ART</h2> <p> <strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location : London Academy of Music & Dramatic Arts 155 Talgarth Road, London W14 9DA</p> <p>Phone : + 44 (0)20 8834 0500</p> <p>Website : <a href="http://www.lamda.org.uk">www.lamda.org.uk </a> </p> <hr /> <p> </p> <p> Course : TWO YEAR FOUNDATION DEGREE IN STAGE MANAGEMENT & TECHINCAL THEATRE, FULL-TIME </p> <p><strong>Course Details</strong></p> <p>The curriculum for this course is deliberately broad.  Regardless of the area in which students hope to specialise, they are required to gain experience in all technical disciplines.  This enables them to develop new skills, widen their understanding of the art form and ultimately become more employable.</p> <p>The course is taught by established industry professionals who enjoy successful careers in their fields. LAMDA’s tutors maintain their links with the industry and often work on professional productions alongside their LAMDA commitments. This ensures the training remains relevant and up-do-date with changes in technology, as well as industry customs and practice. Students are encouraged to forge links with the industry prior to graduation through professional placements and working with visiting practitioners. As such, all LAMDA Stage Management and Technical Theatre students who actively seek employment find relevant work within a few weeks of graduation</p> <p>.In Year One the course gives students a thorough grounding in stage management, set construction, lighting and sound, as well as an introduction to related areas within television and radio.  Students will work on LAMDA’s public productions, spending approximately six weeks in junior roles in these four areas.</p> <p>In Year Two students undertake Heads of Department roles on LAMDA shows enabling them to strengthen their leadership skills.  During the year, they may also have an opportunity to transfer productions to theatres elsewhere in the UK and Europe.  In addition, optional senior roles are available on a variety of LAMDA’s film and radio productions which are written, directed, shot and edited by industry professionals.  Second year students also complete two six-week work placements within the entertainment industry designed to offer professional experience in an area of your choice.  </p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the Academy as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. Please note students will be means tested for scholarship eligibility. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis. There will be one available Scholarship for the year 2016/17.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art visit their website <a href="https://www.lamda.org.uk/" target="_blank">here.</a></p> <p> </p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Royal Conservatoire of Scotland - 3 year BA in Musical Theatre http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-conservatoire-of-scotland-3-year-ba-in-musical-theatre-2 http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-conservatoire-of-scotland-3-year-ba-in-musical-theatre-2 <h2>ROYAL CONSERVATOIRE OF SCOTLAND</h2> <p><strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location: 100 Renfrew Street, Glasgow G2 3DB</p> <p>Phone: 0141 332 4101 Fax 0141 332 8901 </p> <p>Website: <a href="http://www.rcs.ac.uk">www.rcs.ac.uk</a></p> <hr /> <p><strong>Course</strong>:  BA in MUSICAL THEATRE - 3 years, full-time</p> <p><strong>Course Details</strong></p> <p>This undergraduate programme is aimed at performers who can demonstrate exceptional acting, singing and dance ability. The Conservatoire also looks for additional instrumental skills in the training of the truly muliti-disciplinary artist. The programme will train students in all the essential elements of the Musical Theatre art form, including one-to one singing lessons, acting techniques, ballet, jazz and contemporary dance. Just 18 places are available on this programme in which the skills and personal development of those in the class will be nurtured and enhanced through individual teaching and mentoring. With the superb facilities of the Royal Conservatoire’s theatres and performance spaces, this will be a very special opportunity to obtain an outstanding, relevant and practical Musical Theatre training for those who wish to make Musical Theatre their chosen career.</p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the Conservatoire as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis. </strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on how to apply for a place at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland visit their website <a href="https://www.rcs.ac.uk/" target="_blank">here.</a></p> <p> </p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Arts Educational Schools, London - 3 year BA (Hons) Musical Theatre http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/arts-educational-schools-london-3-year-ba-hons-musical-theatre http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/arts-educational-schools-london-3-year-ba-hons-musical-theatre <h2>ARTS EDUCATIONAL SCHOOLS LONDON</h2> <p><strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location : Cone Ripman House, 14 Bath Road, Chiswick, London W4 1LY</p> <p>Phone : +44 (0)20 8987 6666</p> <p>Website : http://www.artsed.co.uk</p> <p> </p> <hr /> <p><strong>Course :</strong> BA (Hons) Musical Theatre (validated by City University) – 3 years, full time</p> <p><strong>Course Details</strong></p> <p>Arts Ed provides the definitive triple threat musical theatre training, enabling students to become intelligent and imaginative all-round performers.  Students will discover how to develop their own personality and how to perform with confidence, character, musicality and style.</p> <p>In the first and second year students will train in dance, singing and acting.</p> <p> <strong>DANCE</strong></p> <p>Weekly classes will cover the many different disciplines required by today’s performers; jazz, classical ballet, pas de deux, tap, street jazz and contemporary.</p> <p><strong>SINGING</strong></p> <p>Students will have weekly one-to-one singing and repertoire tuition and take part in ensemble and performance and acting through song classes.</p> <p><strong>ACTING</strong></p> <p>Acting workshops will build performance confidence.  Students will learn a wide range of acting styles and techniques, and understand how to develop a well-supported and expressive voice.</p> <p> The third and final year of the course is the production year. Students will perform on a regular basis and participate in full scale public performances for a paying audience in both the studio theatre and their new state-of-the-art Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Theatre.  This will equip them with the stamina and experience to go straight into professional productions.  Throughout this year each student’s work and profile will be pro-actively promoted by the school.  The grand finale is the West End showcase for an invited audience of industry figures including casting directors, agents, producers, directors and choreographers.</p> <hr /> <p> </p> <p> <strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the School as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. Please note students will be means tested for scholarship eligibility. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis. There will be one available Scholarship for the year 2017/18.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at Arts Educational Schools London visit their website <a href="https://artsed.co.uk/" target="_blank">here</a>.</p> <p>Auditions are generally held from November to April.</p> <p> </p> <p> </p> <p>The closing date for applications has passed.</p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama – 1 year MA in Musical Theatre http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-welsh-college-of-music-drama-1-year-ma-in-musical-theatre http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-welsh-college-of-music-drama-1-year-ma-in-musical-theatre <h2>The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama</h2> <p><strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location: Castle Grounds, Cathays Park, Cardiff CF10 3ER</p> <p>Phone: +44 (0)29 20391 361</p> <p>Website: <a href="http://www.rwcmd.ac.uk">www.rwcmd.ac.uk </a></p> <hr /> <p>Course: MA in MUSICAL THEATRE - 1 year, full-time</p> <p><strong>Course Details</strong></p> <p>One year full time programme running from September until the end of July.</p> <p>• One-to-one singing lessons and repertoire coaching.</p> <p>• Regular acting skills classes with tutors from RWCMD’s well established acting programmes working with improvisation, character, relationships and text.</p> <p>• RWCMD’s well-established acting programmes working with improvisation, character, relationships and text.</p> <p>• Vocal skills classes focusing on physical techniques for performance as well as vocal physiology, dialect and accents.</p> <p>• Classes in dance skills including ballet, jazz and tap, and the effective use of movement in theatrical communication.</p> <p>• Practical sessions on audition technique in preparation for professional stage and television auditions.</p> <p>• Showcase presentations in Cardiff and London to an invited audience of agents, casting directors and potential employers.</p> <p>• Roles in public performances including at least one cabaret and one fully staged production.</p> <p>Entry Requirements Selection is made on the basis of an audition process in which candidates will need to demonstrate strong practical skills in all three areas of musical theatre performance – acting, singing and dance – with an exceptional level of ability in at least two of these disciplines.</p> <p>Minimum entry requirements may include an undergraduate degree or equivalent qualification. The College is able to consider applications from people without formal qualifications if they have an exceptional level of ability, practical experience, and have been working professionally within the musical theatre industry for at least two years.</p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the College as part of the audition/selection process on the combined basis of merit and financial need. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis.</strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama visit their website <a href="http://www.rwcmd.ac.uk/" target="_blank">here.</a></p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Royal Central School of Speech and Drama - 3 year BA Musical Theatre - http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-central-school-of-speech-and-drama http://andrewlloydwebberfoundation.com/content/royal-central-school-of-speech-and-drama <h2>ROYAL CENTRAL SCHOOL OF SPEECH AND DRAMA</h2> <p><strong>College Details</strong></p> <p>Location : Eton Avenue, London NW3 3HY</p> <p>Phone : +44 (0) 20 7722 8183</p> <p>Website : <a href="http://www.cssd.ac.uk">www.cssd.ac.uk</a>  </p> <hr /> <p><strong>Course :</strong> BA (Hons) Acting - MUSICAL THEATRE - 3 years full-time  </p> <p><strong>Course Details</strong></p> <p>The Acting Musical Theatre course offers intensive training in the core musical theatre disciplines of acting, singing and dancing, with the emphasis firmly on acting. Students graduate with the skills to work in classical and contemporary plays, musicals, feature film, TV and radio. The course has outstanding links with the performing arts industry and this is reflected in the wide range and high percentage of graduate employment. The three-year course includes practical training in acting fundamentals, acting through song, spoken/sung voice, a wide range of dance styles (including ballet, jazz, ballroom and contemporary dance, hip hop), clowning, text analysis, musical theatre repertoire  and ensemble singing.  Performance projects include, Pinter, Brecht, Shakespeare Comedy, contemporary American scenes, Comedy of Manners, Sondheim musical and Shakespeare Tragedy.  Second Year students also perform in the public production musical alongside Final Year students. The final year is focussed on professional development with three public performances, a West End industry showcase, acting for camera (including a professional showreel), radio training (including a voice reel), recording a professional sung voice reel. Students are entitled to full Equity status upon graduation. The majority of the teaching is delivered by visiting lecturers. All students on the course engage with industry professionals on a weekly basis, and the course collaborates with a wide range of artists, theatre companies and producers. You will be required to become resilient and resourceful and draw on a wide range of acting processes. We will help you to learn how to frame these with self-determined creative and intellectual strategies, alongside professional career targets.  </p> <hr /> <p><strong>The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation Scholarship will be awarded by the School as part of the audition/selection process on the basis of merit. The Scholarship will cover course fees only and will be reviewed on an annual basis.  </strong></p> <p><strong>Please note that applications made directly to The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation will not be considered.</strong></p> <p>For more details on the course and how to apply for a place at The Central School of Speech & Drama visit their website <a href="http://www.cssd.ac.uk/" target="_blank">here.</a></p> Sun, 01 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000