“Successful Auditions for Creative High Achievers” – Coming Soon!

We're very excited to tell you that we're going to be offering a very special course created and recorded by top coach Gido Schimanski, who has worked with some fabulous top-end artists in helping them to overcome their self-limiting beliefs. Most people go into self-limiting overdrive when it comes to auditions, and this is what … Continue reading “Successful Auditions for Creative High Achievers” – Coming Soon!

Why aren’t we looking after our Musical Theatre students?

I'm a¬†huge fan of the musical theatre talent that we produce in this country. In the MT schools and on the West End and touring stages stand and sing some of the greatest voices we have. It infuriates me when shows like X-Factor / The Voice tell the hapless contestants "Well really you don't belong … Continue reading Why aren’t we looking after our Musical Theatre students?

So you want to be in musical theatre?

Many of us at VIDLA (and a lot of VIDLA graduates) are often called upon to train or coach people who want to go to drama school, with a view to going into musical theatre. It's not the job that most people think it is - it's much harder, far less glamorous and not at … Continue reading So you want to be in musical theatre?