Earlier this month four of our students took part in the BBC Carleton Hobbs Award at Broadcasting House, competing against students from the other top UK drama schools to win five prestigious BBC radio drama contracts. Find out more here.
We are proud and delighted to announce that our talented students won two of the five offered awards while another was named as one of the four runners up. Our students also received commendations across the board. You can find details of the results on the BBC Soundstart website here
Competing schools were RADA, Central School of Speech & Drama, Royal Welsh College, Mountview, Guildford School of Acting, LAMDA, East 15, ArtsEd, ALRA, Rose Bruford College, Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Italia Conti, Drama Centre, Oxford School of Drama and more.
2017 Runners Up
Lauren Cornelius (Drama Studio London)
Madeline Hatt (Guildford School of Acting)
Patricia Allison (East 15)
Ralph Davis (RADA)
Extra Commendations went to our students for:
Excellent Prose Sight-Reading
Isabella Inchbald & Adam Fitzgerald
Timothy Blore & Lauren Cornelius
Outstanding Teamwork in the Team Piece
Isabella Inchbald, Adam Fitzgerald, Timothy Blore & Lauren Cornelius