FAQS

WHO IS LAMDA?

The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art is one of the UK’s oldest Drama schools. LAMDA accredited exams are highly prestigious and can count towards UCAS points (from Grade 6 and above) when applying to universities and colleges.

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HOW DOES IT WORK?

LAMDA is a great opportunity to have one-to-one coaching which can lead up to an examination. Sessions are available in blocks of 10. Students can choose Acting, Verse and Prose, Public Speaking or Reading for Performance as a topic to focus on in their sessions.
LAMDA is a recognised qualification and will count towards UCAS points (From Grade 6 and above) which is great for College and University applications and are a fabulous thing to have on your CV, especially if you want to further any Performing Arts training at any point in the future.

WHERE ARE YOU BASED?

I am based in Swindon.

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WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF ONE-TO-ONE DRAMA COACHING WITH KIRSTY?

Whether students want to improve their confidence with public speaking and text, better their skill and work towards audition pieces or gain a recognised qualification, one-to-one sessions may be the answer.

LAMDA sessions strive to help improve standards in communication through the spoken word, foster an appreciation of literature and drama, acknowledge levels of achievement and provide a framework in which individual talent can grow.

My aim is to support the creative, intellectual and social development of the individual as a whole. 


WHY TAKE LAMDA EXAMINATIONS?

LAMDA Examinations (whether it be in Acting, Verse and Prose, Reading for Performance or Public Speaking:

  •  Unlock the imagination

  •  Develop communication skills

  •  Refine technical artistry


The examination itself provides candidates with an opportunity to:

  • Measure progress against an internationally applied standard

  • Make contact with expert assessors outside the immediate teaching environment

  • Receive critical appraisal and guidance for future development

  • Build self-confidence and self-esteem

Acquire skill certification

  •  Receive a record of personal achievement. 

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ARE YOU INSURED AND DBS CHECKED?

Yes. Both my Enhanced DBS and Public Liability Insurance are available to see on request. I am also First Aid trained.