Helpful tips

How long does it take to hear back from Lamda?

How long does it take to hear back from Lamda?

around two to three weeks
After the recall audition, it will take around two to three weeks to get your result. We’ll let you know if: You’re successful and we’d like to offer you a place.

Is it hard to get into Lamda?

It will be tough, and might take a number of years to get in, but if you do you are assured solid training and a great head start in the industry. I wish you all the best, and remember: if you have any questions or need any help, we are always here! IMAGES: All images provided by LAMDA with their permission.

What is the audition process for Theatre?

During your audition, the directors will be considering you in the context of the play being cast — make the best first impression you can. The director will be listening to your vocal quality, assessing your stage presence and projection, and observing your movement. Be prepared to answer questions from the director.

What should I expect at a drama school audition?

In the lead up to your audition, get as much stage/screen experience as you can. Get in front of friends, ask people to watch your work, work with a coach, or take a class or short course. If you have been in the habit of working on your acting, then this will feel just like another performance.

Can adults take LAMDA exams?

We have centres all over the world which anyone can book to take their exam in.

What should I prepare for LAMDA audition?

Train with us: audition and interview tips

  • Choose a piece and a character which fascinates you.
  • Use your nerves.
  • Listen carefully to what the panel tell you.
  • Dress neutrally, sleep and eat well and arrive in plenty of time.
  • Connect with the panel.
  • Think positively.
  • Know your character.

What are the 3 parts of an audition?

Auditions have three crucial parts. Most actors understand the first two—preparation and execution—but many forget the third. Often overlooked but extremely helpful, willful amnesia is something it may benefit you to cultivate. Join Backstage to access jobs you can apply to right now!

Can you use a chair in an audition?

There is no definitive “yes” or “no” to whether or not you should use a chair in your audition for drama school. Ultimately, it’s your decision but there are some important things to remember… Many actors use chairs because it allows them to feel comfortable, which is a trap.

How should I dress for a school audition?

Your guide through the college audition process

  1. Leotard in a flattering color.
  2. Matching print or black sheer skirt or dance shorts.
  3. Pink or black tights or black leggings.
  4. Hair pulled back, in bun or ponytail.
  5. Ballet, jazz or character shoes (read audition requirements)​
  6. Tap shoes are generally by request only.