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…

Third Year Cabarets

The Comedy of Errors

Into the Woods

Published 25/1/22   12:28PM

Join us in September

As 2021 draws to an end, why not choose MGA as your destination for 2022! MGA is now in Phase 3 of auditions for entry in September 2022. Apply now! This phase ends on Sunday 27th March 2022. Apply to audition, either online or in person in Edinburgh – whichever… » Read more

Published 20/1/22   10:20AM

Congratulations Rachel!

Well done to graduate Rachel White (Musical Theatre, 2016) on the awesome achievement of being BB Radio Scotland’s Single Of The Week with her brand new release “You Don’t Want Me Anymore”! You can stream all of Rachel’s music, including her new single, on Spotify, Apple Music and YouTube, and… » Read more

Published 19/1/22   9:51AM

Welcoming our new Head of Dance

We are delighted to welcome a brand new Head of School of Dance to our Faculty this academic year, the outstanding and multi-talented Lisa Cottrell. Lisa is a highly experienced theatre practitioner with advanced skills in dance techniques and diverse theatre knowledge. She has a BA (Hons) in Literary and… » Read more

Published 23/12/21   5:15PM

Merry Christmas from MGA

The whole team at the MGA Academy of Performing Arts wishes you a very merry Christmas and a fabulous New Year! We are enormously proud of the way our staff and students have embraced the ‘new normal’ this year, and have high hopes to see our students in some fantastic… » Read more

Coming soon

Full-time Musical Theatre Open Day

9th March REGISTER NOW! »

Full-time Acting and Dance Open Day

10th March REGISTER NOW! »