Studying at an FDS School

FDS Schools represent the highest standards of training within the vocational drama sector. There are currently 20 schools providing courses in Acting, Musical Theatre, Directing, Design, Stage Management, Education, Applied Theatre and all aspects of Technical Theatre.

All courses run by the FDS Schools are professional, intensive and provide a direct route into the profession. Graduates from these courses are currently working on stage, in front of the camera and behind the scenes in the broadcasting, theatre and media industry worldwide.

FDS courses are seen by the drama profession as being relevant to the purpose of their employment and offers the profession confidence that the people they employ from these courses have the skills and attributes required for the continuing health of the industry.