Why choose Glenlyn Academy?


Providing classes in a professionally disciplined and friendly environment, Glenlyn Academy provides the highest standard of training that challenges and rewards all students.

Incredible Facilities

Glenlyn Academy has top of the range studios in Sydenham, Chislehurst and Lee in South London. Students have access to studios throughout the week and at weekends to practice and rehearse in their own time. Glenlyn Academy has made a huge investment in technology with excellent sound and recording facilities as well as first class administrative systems.

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Taught by the best

Glenlyn Academy tutors are among the most experienced in the performing arts industry. As well as teaching, our staff continue to work on stage, in television and travel the world to perform.

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Unparalleled performing opportunities; making every performance count

Glenlyn Academy produces four major productions for students every year at local theatres, in London's West End and at GA's own studios in Sydenham. Students work regularly with leading directors, choreographers and with independent dance, ballet and theatre companies.

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Exceptional Student Success

In 2014, 100% of all students passed examinations in dance, drama and musical theatre. 95% of all candidates were awarded a Merit or Distinction with 59% of all candidates awarded a Distinction. Glenlyn Academy enters candidates for examinations with the NATD, IDTA and LAMDA.

Over the last 12 months GA students have been awarded scholarships to the country's top vocational colleges. They have also been awarded places on the CDET's Aspire Scheme.

Glenlyn Academy students are currently working in London's West End and with some of the country's most prestigious dance and theatre companies.

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Excellent Career Prospects

Glenlyn Academy has a close relationship with many of Britain's leading full-time vocational performing arts schools including Bird College, The Urdang Academy, Rose Bruford and London Studio Centre. Glenlyn Academy students get unrivalled access to these colleges including workshops, exclusive open days and one to one meetings with college tutors.

Glenlyn Academy arrange regular careers events to give our students an insight into the performing arts profession.

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Unrivalled professional success

Every year Glenlyn Academy students are entered for professional teaching qualifications. In 2014, 75% of professional candidates were awarded a Distinction.

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