Published 30/4/19 5:12pm

Spring Season booking now open

Spring is well and truly here, and all our Third Year students are back in the studios working hard with some fantastic Creatives on three fabulous productions to complete the Spring 2019 Season.

Our graduate year actors are working with Head of Acting Molly Innes on THE DUCHESS: AKA WALLACE SIMPSON, written by Linda Griffiths. THE DUCHESS runs May 13th-14th at the Rose Theatre – more details here ».

IMPULSE is a brand new event at MGA, a festival of Dance celebrating the creative skills of our very own graduating year of Dance students. IMPULSE offers a unique platform for students to present their work on a professional stage for the first time and we can’t wait to see what they come up with under the guidance of our incredible Dance faculty team. IMPULSE Dance Festival runs May 15th-16th at Leith Theatre – updates and booking here ».

To close our Spring Season, MGA’s Third Year Musical Theatre students present THOROUGHLY MODERN MILLIE, Directed by Andrew Simeon with Musical Director James McCullagh and Choreographer Lainie Baird. Join in the mayhem of New York’s Jazz Age at Leith Theatre on May 17th and 18th – full details here ».

Spring Season now booking…

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Published 22/5/20   6:04PM

COVID-19 update

A statement on behalf of MGA’s Directors: A note to the MGA Family, To say that I am impressed by the response to the pandemic that I have seen from the MGA family of staff, tutors, students, parents, customers, suppliers, our stake holders and our community of supporters would be… » Read more

Published 14/4/20   4:44PM

Congratulations Thomas!

A massive congratulations from the whole MGA team to 2019 BA (Hons) Acting graduate Thomas Mugglestone who appeared as Henry Jones in the latest season of OUTLANDER for Amazon Prime Video. Well done, Thomas! Meet all our graduates from Acting, Musical Theatre and Dance courses on our Graduates pages. For… » Read more

Published 25/3/20   11:27AM

Adapt, innovate, overcome

We will adapt and continue to succeed! During these challenging times we all have to be prepared to change the way we do things. The team at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts have been working hard over the last few weeks to ensure that we are prepared for whatever… » Read more

Published 24/3/20   11:25AM

COVID-19 Update

Statement on MGA’s current response to the COVID-19 outbreak from Managing Director Drew Gowland: We will adapt and continue to succeed. The health and safety of our students, staff and the communities in which we live, work and play are paramount to MGA as an organisation. We have always honoured… » Read more

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Triple Bill

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