The standard of production at GAA never fail to blow me away. They are always topical, unique and fresh, and a huge variety from musicals, serious drama, shakespeare, pantomime, improvised and scripted.
Kate Dickie, GAA Patron
Matilda Summer School
Revolting children are invited along to our Matilda week. Work on songs, dances, scripts and a whole lotta fun and games. We will even do a mini performance at the end of the week. Matilda week is for ages 5-11 and takes place on the 19th, 20th, 22nd and 23rd July 10am-4pm. Book now by getting in touch via firstname.lastname@example.org
A Play in a Week
Join Maddie to create a whole play in a week! Work with cast members to explore characters, expand your knowledge of stagecraft and perform your work at the end of the week! For ages 14-18. Taking place on the 12th, 13th, 15th and 16th July 10am-4pm. Book a place now by emailing email@example.com.
Physical Theatre Summer School
Steve will be hosting a movement based week focusing on the ins and outs of becoming a physical theatre performer. This week will involve laughter, storytelling, lots of sweat and a fabulous showcase at the end of the week. Ages 12-18. 5th, 6th, 8th and 9th July 10am-4pm. To book a place email firstname.lastname@example.org
Show + Tell
Show + Tell is a fabulous collection of scenes and monologues brought you by our young performers. We have waited so long to be back on the stage performing and can’t wait to showcase what we have been up to. So come along on the 30th and 31st of August, sit yer bums down and enjoy the new and upcoming talent at Glasgow Acting Academy!
What would you do if the world was ending...? Written by GAA students Milly and Fallon, Etiam tells the story of the repercussions of what happens when the world doesn't end after an asteroid was due to hit the earth. This dystopic play comes to the GAA stage on the 23rd and 24th of August.
Alice in Pantoland
After a long wait, panto is back! Our summer panto, written by GAA students, Fallon, Bronagh and Alice will be coming to the Glasgow Acting Academy stage on the 8th, 13th, 14th and 15th of August. Tickets are limited so get them ASAP for some much-needed joy and laughter!
Games In Yer Hames
On Friday 26th March Ryan will be hosting ‘Games in yer Hames’. All GAA families are welcome along to our evening of fun and games with the GAA staff. So get your household together for a night of silliness, laughter and games. For the zoom details please email email@example.com
Show and Tell Showcase
“Show and Tell Showcase” will be our next production for ages 10-14. The showcase will be performed either live in our theatre or digitally late summer this year. The production will consist of monologues, duologues and small scenes, giving students the opportunity to be more involved with exploring different characters and styles of acting and performance. This is open to all ages 10-14. Rehearsals will take place on a Tuesday evening 5pm-7pm via zoom then 5pm-8pm when we resume face to face classes commencing 6th April. To audition, simply get in touch for the monologues pack via firstname.lastname@example.org.
60 Second Shakespeare Challenge
Send us your best Shakespeare excerpt. This could be a self-taped monologue or virtual duologue/group piece. The only rules are it must be Shakespeare and 60 seconds long. So get creative and be in with a chance to win these amazing prizes: A £50 Dep Delights voucher A bundle of plays from Playwright Studio Scotland £50 cash!! The videos will be watched by our patron Kate Dickie who will decide the winner! You have until the end of February to get your entry’s in, so get creative juices flowing! This is open to all ages! For any questions or video submissions, please email email@example.com
Alice in Pantoland Audition
Glasgow Acting Academy's hit panto is back for 2020! This year we will be doing 'Alice in Pantoland' written by our hilarious students Fallon, Bronagh and Alice who, year after year do not disappoint to produce the funniest script in town! Panto week at GAA is the most special time of the year and we will do everything we can to ensure some much needed laughter and joy for our students, friends and family on the lead up to Christmas. Auditions will be taking place on Wednesday 9th September from 5pm-8pm and is open to all ages 9-18. You must book a place at the audition and limited spaces are available to book now to avoid disappointment. Message our Facebook page or email firstname.lastname@example.org.