Performers Academy 2022

New Earth Performers Academy is a 1-week (Salford & Greater Manchester, Birmingham and Leeds) and 2-week (London) intensive course. No previous performance experience is needed and we welcome all ages from 18+

Students will train in person with course leaders, during the week there will be sessions in voice and movement as well as additional guest workshops. There will be online lunchtime industry talks and the course will finish with a showcase for an invited audience.

Applications Open: Thursday 5th May
Applications Close: Monday 6th June

How to apply:

  • Select your course below and fill out the application form.
  • You will be asked to write a paragraph telling us about yourself and any previous performing experience you might have.
  • You will also need to submit a photo of yourself and an Equal Opportunities form as part of the application form.

We also accept a video up to 5 minutes in length to answer the questions in the application form if preferred. If you have any questions about the writers academy, require the documents to be in a different format or need any adjustments made in order to apply, please get in touch with Yuyu at

Salford & Greater Manchester
Course Dates: 11th - 15th July
Course Leader: Jude Christian
Location: The Lowry

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Course Dates: 18th - 23rd July
Course Leader: TBC
Location: Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and Birmingham Hippodrome

Course Dates: 18th - 22nd, 25th - 29th July
Course Leader: Broderick Chow
Location: Royal Central School of Speech and Drama

Course Dates: 1st - 5th August
Course Leader: Kash Arshad
Location: Leeds Playhouse

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