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A drama school established to challenge the status quo and provide a dynamic alternative to traditional conservatoire training methods, Fourth Monkey create bold, fearless and innovative actors and theatre makers, through our four core pillars of training – Act. Make. Move. Collaborate.

Professional actor training, at undergraduate and postgraduate degree-level.

Free outreach workshops for schools, colleges and youth theatres, making drama school accessible and inclusive.

Short courses and professional development opportunities for actors, performers and theatre makers.

A range of fantastic studio spaces, available to hire at our welcoming London training base.

Dramatically enhancing your team’s performance, whatever your business

Sharing untold stories from unheard voices, our professional touring company offers employment opportunities to Fourth Monkey alumni.

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Our mission and vision for Fourth Monkey as a drama school, arts organisation and registered charity is to challenge the status quo and interrogate what has gone before, through inclusive, dynamic actor training programmes, free audition days and outreach workshops for students and young people, plus collaborations with other like-minded arts organisations and charities.

I loved it, found myself as an artist and person, …
I’ve changed so much and I can’t stress how important that was for me.

Simrita Khela, Fourth Monkey Alumnus

There is a sense of punk and rock n’ roll about the place. It feels fresh, passionate and up for it. Not everyone looks the same or sounds the same.

Jonjo O’Neill, Actor & Patron

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