Midlands Academy of Dance & Drama – Est. 1967

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Messages of support for the Class of 2020!

On Friday 26th June we said farewell (but never goodbye) to our amazing Class of 2020 as the students did their final class with us and graduated to pastures new! We know these are very uncertain times and our sector is facing many challenges but if this year group, with their incredible drive and determination can get through lockdown, they

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It’s ‘Our Time’ for the Class of 2020!

To celebrate the MADD College’s wonderful ‘Class of 2020’ completing their Three Year Musical Theatre Diploma, Head of Music, Kelvin Towse brought them back together for one last performance, despite the current challenging conditions of lockdown! Whilst creating a brand new arrangement of Stephen Sondheim’s ‘Our Time’, we relive some of the special performances and treasured moments of the students’ three years at

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Lockdown hasn’t stopped our students from learning

Students are now on their well-earned summer break after a term of online learning. Although some challenges and lots of new technology to grasp, lockdown hasn’t proved to be a complete barrier for our staff and students, including our 2nd Years, soon to be 3rd Years! With online classes in every aspect of Theatre, from Animal Transformation to Ballet, Jazz

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1st Year & Foundation Students Sing with Kerry Ellis!

With huge thanks to Steve Pritchett, a MADD College vocal coach, what an amazing opportunity for our 1st Year and Foundation students! A heartfelt thanks to Kerry Ellis, leading lady of the West End and Broadway, for graciously giving her time to this very special project and for inspiring our newest of students! We hope you enjoy as much as our

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A Virtual Term Start

In its 53 year history, Monday 20th April will be a very different term start for Midlands Academy of Dance and Drama as we move the College online allowing us to continue to deliver on our commitment to all students training during this time. Behind the scenes and based at home throughout the Easter ‘break’, our Principal, Creative Director, Senior Administrator, Management, Heads of Departments & Faculty have

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