How Trinity Laban’s Transitions is helping students make the leap to professional life

Posted by on Sep 30, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Originally published in The Stage, September 2016 Once you have finished your  training in contemporary dance, where do you go to start your career? Like all performers, dancers are in a position where they need that bridge into professional companies, as well as a safe space to experiment, to create work and to collaborate with choreographers. Transitions […]

How drama schools are preparing students for TV and film

Posted by on Sep 16, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Originally published in The Stage, September 2016   It used to be one of the most frequent complaints you’d hear from drama school graduates: while they felt prepared for big classical roles and theatre productions, they had been given very little training for screen. It is certainly the case that, traditionally, drama schools would take the stance […]

More open auditions will hit the refresh button for talent

Posted by on Sep 16, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

Originally published in The Stage, September 2016 Open auditions have long been the preserve of big West End musicals. Long before reality television started broadcasting the casting -process, emerging, unrepresented -performers were still getting the chance to audition for big -productions and international tours by responding to adverts in The Stage, turning up early and -joining the […]