The Twitter Rant

I am increasingly aware on twitter of how many casting directors feel disappointed, frustrated and over-whelmed by agents, actors and managers. I would say on the surface of it all, the generalisation is the fact that the old school actor is not around anymore. The

Congratulations to Emma

A huge congratulations to Emma who has just won a place on the Foundation Course at Italia Conti! The course is aimed at those who wish to enhance their existing acting skills with a view to moving onto full time actor training at an accredited

It’s what we do!

Drama: One hour classes allow students to master in the arts of script work, improvisation, accents, devising and physical theatre. TV technique is taught periodically. 10:30-11:30 (8-11 years) 13:00-14:00 (13-15 years) 14:00-15:00 (11-13 years) 15:00-17:00 (16+ years- TLA Graduates) Musical Theatre: A blend of singing

Well Done Rhys!

A Round of Applause A huge round of applause from all of us at TLA to Rhys who has just completed his first TV role with CBBC, filmed over four days!!! Although it’s all hush hush at the moment, we will keep you updated… we’re so


Look out for Sydney Watch out for our very own Sydney Wade who will be appearing in the new series of Wolfblood, playing Emilia very soon! Sydney is trained at TLA but is represented by ITG London.

The Wandering Teacher

At TLA we regularly undertake training in the basics, safe-guarding, first aid, fire safety well as developing new talent with our students who wish to teach and become better in their own field. This takes a lot of planning and organisation and often requires everyone

High School Musical!

HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL! Join TLA on 15th July 2017 at the Performing Arts Centre,Gateways School. Leeds. LS17 9LE for a superb high energy performance of this long-standing classic.

The Great British Panic!

As I sit here preparing for my next YouTube video (yes, I’m on YouTube, can you believe) I was very intrigued to see that out all those shot to date the ‘Getting into acting as a child” was the most viewed and the one with