'I Am A Camera' - 2015

At PPA we believe that theatre training should be a challenging, inspiring, life affirming, and ultimately life changing experience.

We’re committed to creating a nurturing and supportive environment in which every single student is valued as an individual.

Now offering Musical Theatre & Acting BA (Hons) – Performance Preparation Academy

PPA is a forward thinking establishment, continually looking to adapt and grow in order to furnish the students with the qualifications and work ethic to be versatile, employable members of the business and its many opportunities.

Bonnie LangfordPPA Patron

I have always found PPA students to be exceptionally well grounded in not only the skills required for a successful career in theatre, but also the disciplines and working practices that in many cases only professional work experience can bring.

Martin DoddManaging Director, UK Productions

This place is certainly a school to look at!

Paul Taylor-MillsArtistic Director, The Other Palace

PPA constantly moves forward putting itself as a serious contender as one of the country's leading Theatre Schools.

Jonathan KileyCasting Director, QDOS

Still unsure what I saw today at PPA Showcase. Was it a West End musical or a college showcase?

Benjamin NewsomeBenjamin Newsome Casting


At PPA we will:


Develop a nurturing and supportive environment in which every single student is valued as an individual.

Focus on employability and the needs of the profession, so that PPA are able to offer relevant musical theatre and acting for stage and screen courses driven by the changing industry.

Be a recognised contender amongst its competitors, offering the very best teaching across all disciplines.

Offer a fully-rounded training to allow our acting and musical theatre training Graduates to be the best that they can be.



PPA Production season 1027/18
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