Hackney Drama School


singingdramadancefilmNEXT TASTER DAY: 14th April 2018 ENROL 

The next Taster Day at our Hackney branch takes place on Saturday 14th April 2018 at either 9.30am - 2pm OR 2.30pm - 5.30pm. This is the perfect opportunity for potential students to try out all of our classes with no obligation to join. It is also a great chance for parents to meet with the staff team and find out more about our programme and what our aims and objectives are within the forthcoming terms.

Our Hackney branch is located in the performing arts building of Clapton Girls' Academy. Just a short walk from Hackney Central and Clapton stations.

Students at this branch follow a weekly time-table of Drama / Film, Singing and Dance all taught by leading industry professionals that have a wonderful rapport with our young people.

Within each discipline a variety of genres will be explored. Examples include:

  • Learning to express oneself
  • Role Play / Improvisation
  • Script Reading / Writing
  • Audition / Interview Technique
  • Shakespeare to Contemporary
  • Harmonies and Vocal Technique
  • Building confidence in Voice
  • Musical Theatre
  • Pop / Rock
  • Jazz
  • Communication through movement
  • Musical Theatre
  • Street / Contemporary
  • Ballet / Salsa / Swing
  • Historical Dance
Film / Television
  • Respecting the camera
  • Acting on screen
  • Sitcoms / Soap Opera / Commercials
  • Short Films
  • Music Videos
  • News and Media


Clapton Girls’ Academy, Almack Road, Lower Clapton, London, E5 0RLNEAREST TUBE STATION: Clapton Station, Hackney Downs

Term Dates

spring TERM 2018 6th January - 24th March 2018 (half term 17th February) ENROL 
sUMMER TERM 2018 14th April - 21st July 2018 (no classes 5th May due to bank holiday & half term 2nd June) ENROL

There are 2 sessions on a Saturday at the Hackney Drama School

AM: 9.30am - 2pm.
PM: 2.30 – 5.30pm

Please note, students must arrive at least 10 minutes before classes start.



You get a 20% discount for each additional sibling.

You can pay your fees via direct debit, cheque or by debit/ credit card.
Worried about fees? Don't let the fees stand in the way of your child's place.
Read about our payment plans or get in touch to talk to us.

How to Apply

We ask students and their guardians to take part in a taster day, before they join the school. This ensures we are the right school for your child.

Buy your Anna Fiorentini uniform directly from our supplier, UK Printwear. The uniform is manditory but you can mix and match your outfit so it suits your own style.