Published 18/7/16 11:41am

Put your summer holiday to good use!

Only a week together before the start of the annual MGA summer courses – two weeks of Musical Theatre intensives for 8 to 18 year olds in Edinburgh.

Building on your talents in Singing, Acting and Dance, work with some amazing tutors and special industry guests and find out what Performing Arts training is all about! Each of our two weeks have been specially crafted around a different show theme, classes include Acting and Improvisation, Choral Singing, Musical Theatre, and Jazz and Commercial Dance and each week ends with a special performance. It’s not too late to join up!

Whether your thinking about a future career under the spotlights or just looking for something fun to do for a week or two over the holidays, register now and put your summer to good use! There’s more info on our summer courses page, and bookings can be made online right now via the MGA shop.

The courses run in two blocks:

  • WEEK 1: 25th to 29th July
  • WEEK 2: 1st to 5th August

PRICES: £200 for one week or £350 for two weeks | + £5 Online Transaction Fee (marked as shipping)

MGA run occasional classes and one-off events during – keep an eye on our Facebook page for announcements or check in with the MGA office.

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Coming soon

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