ABOUT US Associated Studios is one of Britain’s leading Performing Arts Academies, dedicated to providing top level training in Musical Theatre, Opera and Acting for aspiring performers who have the potential and ability to pursue a professional career. Associated Studios provides uniquely tailored training, with greater attention to the practical needs of its students in terms of flexibility and finance than any other UK Drama school.
Diploma courses are written to allow students to continue supporting themselves through part-time work, whilst participating in a rigorous training schedule led by eminent industry professionals from the West End and abroad. Not only our Diplomas, but also our part-time Foundation and Advanced courses have been designed to cover all aspects of vocational training, and have produced some of the best performers working in the industry today.
Sir Tim Rice, Jeremy Irons, Rory Bremner, Scott Alan, Timothy West, Jeremy Herrin Rosalind Plowright OBE, Danielle Tarento and Alastair Lindsey-Renton
APPLICATIONS OPEN FOR 2019
We are still accepting applications for all 2019 Musical Theatre courses.
To apply for an audition, please e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org
Our last big Audition Day is on 31st August. If you cannot make this day please e-mail us and we will see what we can do!
Our recent Graduates are already doing well. Both Justina Kehinde and Jacob Ingvarsson were signed to Curtis Brown Agency. Since graduating in July 2019, Justina is now on tour with the show ‘Around the world in 80’s days. Recent Graduate Peter Coleman is also off on tour joining The Choir of Man.
Graduate David O’Mahoney is currently starring in Mamma Mia West End. Graduate Rico Castro is in Motown West End. Graduates Reece Richards and Matt Kane are in Motown Tour. Graduate Doug Hansell is in Come From Away. Graduate Rachael Ward is in Chicago.
We pride ourselves on understanding industry requirements and have a network of dedicated and highly experienced Musical Theatre practitioners, ready to offer you help and advice whilst you are studying with us, and after you embark on your career.
Associated Studios have a reputation for delivering world-class practical opera training, giving students a crucial understanding of all the aspects of their craft, as they prepare for a career in the industry.
As a central part of all courses, students work with leading industry professionals including directors, vocal coaches, musical directors, repetiteurs, conductors, agents, casting directors, producers, choreographers and well-known performers. Students not only gain from the wealth of knowledge and experience of such industry luminaries but also develop valuable professional contacts.
About Our Founder
Leontine Hass is an internationally renowned Vocal Coach and Principal of the Associated Studios London Performing Arts Academy. Leontine teaches workshops and lectures internationally on singing, voice and performance. She rehabilitates voices after surgery, or as surgery prevention. She has taught at leading Music & Drama Schools including GSA Conservatoire, the Oxford School of Drama, Mountview, LSMT, YMT, The Brit School, La Salle (Singapore), the Queensland Conservatorium, Centre Stage and The VCA (Melbourne). Leontine has acted as vocal consultant to various music management/production companies, including ITV and the BBC. Leontine is vocal coach for ‘The Voice’ for BBC TV. She was featured as a mentor/vocal coach on the Gareth Malone show, ‘The Naked Choir’, for BBC2 and will also be involved with Series 2. She is a regular columnist at voicecouncil.com and for The Stage newspaper. She is a contributor to ‘The Singer’s Complete Guide to Vocal Health’ (Oxford Uni. Press), and advisor/contributor to ‘The Ultimate Guide to Singing’ published by TC Helicon in 2014. Having originally trained as a classical singer (BA, Melbourne Uni, BMus. Kings College London, Dip. RAM), Leontine has performed as a singer and actress in concert, theatre and TV.
ASSOCIATED STUDIOS BLOG
Contributed as Part of Our Students Testimonials Series I recently started the 4 Month Advanced Musical Theatre Course at Associated Studios. Only being 7 weeks into the course, I can say that I’m very impressed with the standard of the classes, directors I’ve worked...
Here at Associated Studios, we have a long history of awarding bursaries and scholarships to talented individuals from underprivileged backgrounds. Past recipients have gone on to have considerable success in the Musical Theatre industry. Alumni feature in lead roles...
Here at Associated Studios, we run regular Musical Theatre Masterclasses with professionals from the industry. Previously, we have worked with Alice Fearn (Wicked, Shrek, Les Miserables) and Danielle Tarento (Producer and Casting Director) among many others. On Sunday...