Inside View: Lydia Chim

September 10th, 2019

The Junior Conservatoire of Dance has been designed in partnership with Scottish Ballet offering Modern Ballet and Contemporary Dance. Modern Ballet student, Lydia, tells us more about being part of the Junior Conservatoire in the video below. I learn something new every week on how to improve my technique. The tutors are incredible, and the

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Inside View: Patrick Bent

September 10th, 2019

The Junior Conservatoire of Film is the only course of its kind in Scotland, student Patrick tells us more about this unique course.

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Inside View: Sean Russell

September 10th, 2019

The Junior Conservatoire of Drama has courses for aspiring performance-makers who want to create new work and push their boundaries. Hear Sean’s story about what his Acting course is like.

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Inside View: Jamie McDowell

September 10th, 2019

The Junior Conservatoire of Production delivers bespoke production education for talented young artists and technicians who want to pursue a career in the world backstage. Jamie is a Production, Technology and Management student who tells us more about the course.

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Inside View: Lucy’s Story

September 10th, 2019

The Junior Conservatoire is a nationally-recognised centre of excellence for aspiring young musicians. In the video below, hear Lucy’s experience of studying Music at the Junior Conservatoire.

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Obituary: Patricia Ross

September 9th, 2019

Tributes have been paid to Patricia Ross (Diploma Dramatic Arts 1979), following her death earlier in 2019. Fellow graduate Grant Cathro (Diploma Dramatic Arts 1979) has written an obituary celebrating Patricia’s life.

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Behind the Scenes of A Midsummer Night’s Dream

February 25th, 2019

Earlier this year, our Chandler Theatre was transformed into an enchanted forest for our production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Shakespeare. All the productions at the Conservatoire are collaborative so whilst our 2nd year BA Acting students took to the stage, our 2nd and 3rd year Production students were working away behind the scenes

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Under the Spotlight: Kathy Doolan

December 19th, 2018

Alumna Kathy Doolan (DRSAMD 1974) was enjoying a successful career in teaching after graduating from Scotland’s national conservatoire. While raising her children, she saw how music aided their development and spotted a gap in the market for a new business in her local community.

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Graduate of the Month: Barrie Hunter

December 14th, 2018

Barrie Hunter was playing a cross-dressing, trumpet playing stripper when he was first approached about becoming a pantomime dame.

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