Forthcoming Academy events

All our up-and-coming events are listed here. Look out for student social events, charity gigs, workshops and associated activities.

Remember, you can also get all our news as it happens over on our Facebook page!

Full-time Acting and Dance Open Day

8th February REGISTER NOW! »

Full-time Musical Theatre Open Day

9th February REGISTER NOW! »

Previous events

A Christmas Wish

Usher Hall, December 19th

A Week in the Life 2022

8th – 12th August, Edinburgh

Summer School 2022

1st – 5th August, Edinburgh

A Week in the Life… in a Day! 2021

6th August

Lads' Day 2021

30th July

Lads' Day Online

31st July 2020, ONLINE

Virtual Graduation

Facebook Live, 21st June 8pm

Graduate Showcases 2020 - London

3rd March, Arts Theatre

Graduate Showcases 2020 - Scotland

28th February, Glasgow

Cyprus Audition: Full-time Courses

19th February 2020, Nicosia

LA Trip 2019

16th – 21st October, Los Angeles

Commercial Video Week 2019

14th-18th October, The MGA Academy

Auditions: Full-time Courses

18th August 2019, Edinburgh

A Week in the Life

29th July – 2nd August, The MGA Academy

Summer School 2019 for 7-15s

22nd July – 2nd August, The MGA Academy

Lads’ Week 2019

22nd – 26th July, The MGA Academy

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Published 13/1/23   9:10AM

We're ready to welcome you!

The MGA Academy of Performing Arts to welcome prospective students on campus for open day events this February. We will be opening our doors on Wednesday 8th (Acting/Dance) and Thursday 9th February (Musical Theatre) for another series of Open Days. These events are a fantastic opportunity to engage with lecturers,… » Read more

Published 23/12/22   3:28PM

Season's Greetings from MGA

The whole team at the MGA Academy of Performing Arts wishes you a very merry Christmas and a fabulous New Year! We’ve got lots of exciting news to bring in 2023 and we can’t wait to bring more training opportunities in the Performing Arts to Edinburgh! We will be welcoming… » Read more

Published 7/7/22   3:55PM

Congratulations Léo!

Big congratulations to MGA graduate Léo Gabriel (Musical Theatre, class of 2020) who has just concluded his run of WEST SIDE STORY with Opéra national du Rhin as Baby John. Check out these stunning production and rehearsal shots of him in action. Well done, Léo!

Published 14/6/22   1:11PM

Join the Queendom!

We are delighted to announce that star of Six! The Musical UK Tour and MGA alum Caitlin Tipping will be returning to the MGA Academy THIS SUMMER, to lead our Musical Theatre Summer School! Fresh off the UK Tour as Jane Seymour, Caitlin will lead us through an incredible week… » Read more