1. The photo should be of your head and shoulders only.2. The photo should be well lit with nothing obscuring your face.3. File size between 200KB and 1MB.4. JPEG5. PLEASE CROP to approximately 400 pixels wide by 500 pixels high.6. Save your file using your FULL NAME as the title.
You must also make sure that you complete all fields with an *.
Upon submitting your application you will receive an email confirmation.
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This form is in five parts, and will take approximately 5-10 minutes to complete. You will also need a recent photograph to submit with your application. The audition fee for our full time courses is UK £30 (inc VAT) / US $39. Payment is non-refundable and is to be made at the end of this form.
MFA in Professional Acting with Independent Production 2021 - 2023 - 30.00 GBP
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Please enter your subject result and the awarding body if applicable.
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I am applying from within the UK and will travel to London for my audition.
I am applying from outside of the UK and will travel to London for my audition.
I am applying from outside of the UK and will submit audition clips for round 1.
I am applying from outside of the UK and would like an international audition.
Please note: if you're applying from within the EU we expect you to travel to London to audition in person at our school. If you would like to request an international audition please note that this is dependent on your location and whether we have an audition rep locally.
If you are traveling to the UK for your audition please tell us when you will be in London and available to audition. Please note our auditions always take place on Saturdays.
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You must declare if you have a relevant criminal conviction, including violence against the person in any form or drug dealing. If you tick the box, the University may ask you for more details. Please note that if you are convicted of a criminal offence, while your application is being processed, you should notify the University immediately.
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