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Industry Talk with Sir Tim Rice

Industry Talk with Sir Tim Rice

Written by Freddie L. Haberfellner It’s the second week of term at Associated Studios and we are all looking forward to today’s industry talk with the brilliant lyricist and patron of our school, Sir Tim Rice.While we get to workwithindustry professionals every day of...

“When you lose your voice..” by Esme Sears

“When you lose your voice..” by Esme Sears

Hello out there to everyone reading, I came across a tweet from my singing tutor Leontine Hass. It was about singing and loving your voice and the way in which it can be used in creative expression. I suddenly thought of how in this pandemic during lockdown motivation...

Keep it positive!

Keep it positive!

There’s no denying it, 2020 has been one very bumpy rollercoaster ride and not one anyone would wish to ride again anytime soon. The Covid-19 pandemic has hit the Arts industry particularly hard. On Wednesday 18th March 2020, like many other drama schools and...

‘From Performer to Key Worker’ by Georgia Mae White

‘From Performer to Key Worker’ by Georgia Mae White

Hello to all reading,   I hope you are all keeping safe and well.   I am a performer who graduated from Associated Studios with a diploma in Musical Theatre in July 2019 (loved it there!) and I played Sister Mary Patrick & U/S for Michelle in our production of...

Here’s to us. Who’s like us? Damn few.

Here’s to us. Who’s like us? Damn few.

Hello all, Wherever you are in the world, I hope this message finds you well and more importantly safe. Firstly, we are all aware of what a crazy time the world is going through right now so don’t worry, I won’t go into any of that. What I would like to talk about...

Musical Theatre training and managing mental health

Musical Theatre training and managing mental health

When running a Drama school, one sees certain trends emerge over the years. Fashions and the prevalence of particular issues in the performing arts industry as a whole come and go. When I founded Associated Studios Performing Arts Academy some 13 years ago, the scene...

Home is where the buzz is

Home is where the buzz is

  It's week 3 of our second term, and we are getting right into the swing of things here at Associated Studios. Our brand-new home in Latimer Road is buzzing with our cohort of talented students, who have begun their rehearsal process for our Agent Showcase. We...

A look back at 2019 with our Principal…

A look back at 2019 with our Principal…

Dear all, First of all I want to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a sensational New Year! I know 2019 has been a crazy year for everyone. I hope you all get a much deserved rest with laughter and loved ones. Associated Studios is what it is because of our wonderful...