Our Auditions

We want everyone who applies to audition with us to come away with a clear picture of what training to be a professional actor with Fourth Monkey is truly like. Our auditions are designed to be dynamic, supportive and personable, to provide everyone with the chance to experience our unique and vibrant drama school and its training philosophy; to ensure that Fourth Monkey will offer the most suitable approach to training for them.

Taking place over the course of a full day, everyone is given the opportunity to be seen by us and demonstrate their skill and passion at audition through workshops,  performance and allow us to explore their drive to train professionally during a friendly interview.

I felt so welcome and free to be myself and to explore, it was by far the best audition experience.

Audition Participant, 2021

As part of our commitment to making our auditions and training accessible to everyone who wishes to apply to drama school. We offer a choice of audition formats, to ensure everyone is able to attend in a way that suits their personal circumstances. 

Applicants are able to choose from an in-house audition at our drama schools in London or Bristol or partner venues across the UK or an online virtual audition.

London Audition Dates
Bristol Audition Dates

All Bristol Auditions are held at The Bamboo House, home to our actor training centre of excellence.


Saturday 11 June, 9.30am – 6.00pm


Saturday 09 July, 9.30am – 6.00pm (CertHE & MA Only)

Live Virtual Dates

In keeping with our commitment to accessibility, in 2021 we were the only Drama School in the UK to offer Live Virtual Auditions rather than merely requesting self-tapes be submitted.


Thursday 09 June, 6.00pm – 10.00pm

Book Your Audition

Apply to our professional actor training courses. Completing our quick and easy application form should take no longer than a few minutes.

Audition Information

What to expect, what to prepare and what to wear. Everything you need to know about the Fourth Monkey Audition.

Access to Drama School

All our auditions are free of charge, for all courses, across all audition formats. We strive to make our auditions welcoming, supportive and inclusive.

Admissions Process

Information about Fourth Monkey Application, Audition & Offer process and requirements.

EU & International Students

Fourth Monkey are a diverse school who have welcomed students from all over the world supporting them throughout their vocational training journey with us creating industry ready professional actors and theatre makers.

Awarding Partner & Course Assessment

The Certificate of Higher Education for Fourth Monkey’s courses is awarded by one of the UK’s leading specialist universities for the creative industries, Falmouth University.

Fourth Monkey - Actor Training Company

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97-101 Seven Sisters Road
London N7 7QP

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9 Portland Square
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