AMERICAN MUSICAL THEATRE ACADEMY
The American Musical Theatre Academy offers world class musical theatre working with the best Broadway and West End professionals. You’ll learn everything you need to know about how the Industry works TODAY in both New York and London. With our excellent connections, we’re able to bring in the very best talent for you to learn from. We focus on practical training rather than lecture-style classes; we believe our students will learn more from getting up and doing it themselves.
WHY CHOOSE AMTA?
If you have what it takes to make your dreams a reality, we are ready to help you use your unique talents and push you to reach your full potential. When you succeed here with us, we succeed. The American Musical Theatre Academy is more than just a performing arts college; we are a family, and we can’t wait for you to join us.
From the very first day we put you in front of the people who matter. People who know what it takes to make it in this industry today. From directors and agents to casting directors and we share our connections and introduce you to our friends and colleagues in the industry.
During your time with us we want to make sure you have the most useful, innovative training experience so that when you graduate you are ready to take on the industry. So, we show you what it takes to work with professionals in New York AND in London (where you will train & perform part-way through your year)
At The American Musical Theatre Academy you are a name, not a number. Your success in this industry is the most important thing to us and we want to give you the attention you deserve. We are enrol a limited number of students to attend our programs, and we will seek them out all across the United States.
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Our faculty are working professionals both on Broadway and in the West End. How do you get an agent? How do you get seen by directors and casting agents? Don’t worry! They will be the ones teaching you!
We are delighted to share the news that 2016 AMTA graduate Jordan Castle will be joining the cast of the CATS INTERNATIONAL TOUR! Jordan will be covering the roles of Old Deuteronomy & Gus! Well [...]
HOW DO YOU GET AN AGENT? AMTA Principal Kenneth Avery-Clark shares his tips on the best ways to get an agent!
AMTA London Foundation course leader Graham Newell tells us what he is looking for in a dance audition.
MEET THE GRADUATES
“The training at AMTA is awesome! Working with people currently in the industry and auditioning for West End shows, I feel privileged. AMTA has a real family atmosphere, I have made some friends for life.”
“Training at AMTA was the most incredible two years of my life. The tutors care about helping each individual and the insight you get into the industry is astounding. As long as you are dedicated and committed, the opportunities you get at AMTA are second to none.”
“Completing my training on the 1 Year Course at AMTA shaped me into both the performer and person I am today. We were very lucky to be taught by many fantastic teachers in a positive and productive environment where we could grow and improve in all areas of performance. The course gave me the skills and confidence to go out into the industry feeling prepared and ready to go- thanks!”
“After auditioning at AMTA, I knew there was no other drama school in the world I wanted to go to. The opportunities are incredible and the teachers are so supportive and talented. If you work hard, it will really pay off.”
“The skills that you receive from AMTA are golden. You strengthen in performance but also learn how to survive as an artist. Studying at AMTA was the best decision I ever made to secure my career in theatre.”
“At AMTA I was surrounded by people who inspired me and helped me improve. Every day is a new challenge, every day is a new goal. Best year of my life!”
“Having classes taught by such knowledgeable, talented and experienced industry professionals was a great source of inspiration and it automatically made me work that extra bit harder. New York was a once in a lifetime experience, as was the professional panel, where I gained an agent!”
“At AMTA I learned so much about myself and where my strengths lie. Training here gave me the confidence to believe in myself, to believe that I can achieve anything…and I’ve already booked jobs!”