Yellow Earth Academy 2019

Yellow Earth Academy is a fully funded intensive course for young British East Asians*(16+). It will give you a taste of life at drama school and the skills you need to become a professional actor in theatre, TV, film and radio.

  • Young BEA’s 16+ can apply for either London or Birmingham courses
  • Yellow Earth Academy is a partnership between Yellow Earth Theatre and ALRA and the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Yellow Earth Academy: Birmingham
Dates | 29 July – 2 August 2019 (You must be free to attend every day Mon – Fri)
Venue | Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Acting, Millennium Point , Curzon Street, Birmingham, B4 7XG
Auditions will be on Saturday 11 May, 4 – 6pm

Deadline to apply is 26 April.

Yellow Earth Academy: London
Dates |  22 July – 2 August 2019 (You must be free to attend every day Mon – Fri)
Venue | ALRA  Royal Victoria Patriotic Building, John Archer Way, London, SW18 3SX
Auditions will be on Saturday 18 May 2019, 2-5pm

Deadline to apply is 3 May.


What Yellow Earth Academy participants have said:

My expectations were more than met – I found it intensely interesting, immersive and a very creative two weeks’

‘(YEA) Gave me confidence that this was a path I really wanted to take’
The course far exceeded my expectations. The tutors were brilliant; very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about teaching us and as a result, we gained so much from it’

 ‘Had the Academy not been free, there was no way I would’ve been able to participate in, what was for me, a life changing experience.’