Life's A Circus
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Founded in 1911, the Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts is Britain’s oldest Performing Arts training school. It is renowned throughout the world as a training centre of excellence.


Italia Conti Arts Centre in Guildford, Surrey, is the latest addition to our growing campus and offers a range of unique courses which incorporate quality Performing Arts Training with the opportunity to take Teacher Training qualifications. We provide full and part time courses for students of all ages, from little ones finding their feet, through to professional training for those embarking on a career in Performing Arts and Musical Theatre.


The college is committed to providing an environment in which students can be trained and educated to develop and broaden their skills to their individual highest possible standards.


Italia Conti students receive the unique benefits of training based on over 100 years of knowledge and experience geared to the needs of the present day.







Our Summer School is running from 27th - 31st July 2015 and includes a week of singing, dancing and acting with a performance at the end and a chance to star in your own music video! An optional trip to see a West End show is also included. Please click here for further information or contact to book your place.

Summer School 2015

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Application for courses commencing September 2015 entry is now closed. We will be opening our 2016 entry from 1st September 2015. We recommend submitting applications as soon as possible to avoid disappointment. Application forms and our prospectus can be found here. For questions regarding applications please contact:

Our recent graduates are working in all areas of the entertainment industry.

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Life is a Circus

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Congratulations to all involved in Life's a Circus at the Rhoda McGraw Theatre, Woking! What a fantastic show!


Have a lovely and well deserved Summer break


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