The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, University of London, is a conservatoire and centre of study and research in drama, theatre and performance. Our mission is to inspire, educate and train the performers, practitioners and change-makers of tomorrow to shape the future of theatre and the performing arts.
Royal Central School. of Speech and Drama. The Embassy Theatre, home of the school. Other names. Central, CSSD. Former names. Central School of Speech Training and Dramatic Art, Central School of Speech and Drama. Type. Drama school and public university conservatoire.
Undergraduate Courses. Our intensive and professional-focused training will prepare you for careers across the creative industries. We have three degree areas which each contain a range of specialist courses which you can explore further below. BA (Hons) Acting.
How to Apply - Undergraduate Courses. General information and advice on the application process for undergraduate courses at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.
About Central. The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama was founded by Elsie Fogerty in 1906 (as The Central School of Speech Training and Dramatic Art) to offer a new form of training in speech and drama for young actors and other students.
On the Drama, Applied Theatre and Education (DATE) course, you can: Perform in, direct and devise theatre, explore performance that takes place outside traditional theatre environments. Make theatre to change lives and inspire change in communities. Build industry contacts worldwide through placements and outreach projects.
The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama website. Browse our courses. Central is a thriving hub of award-winning research, arts practitioners and teachers, and transformative civic engagement, creating some of the most important arts training in the UK.