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Fact Sheet:
Fact Sheet:
General Program Location: Major City Academic Setting: Island Center-Based Program, Special Focus
Housing: Apartment Foreign Language Competency: None
Language of Instruction: English Field of Study: Dance, Fine or Applied Arts, Theatre
Program Details:
Entry to the London Dramatic Academy is usually limited to 24 in each semester, Fall and Spring. If you are interested in staying on for the entire academic year, please contact us.
Since our number of participants is strictly limited, we strongly suggest you take advantage of our Early Action Deadlines.
Both the London Dramatic Academy and the International Study Abroad Programs office at Fordham do everything to help with the whole process of application, so don't hesitate to contact us!

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Only address the camera directly if it is suitable for the piece otherwise try to make a relationship to the person you are talking to.
Please give a 2 minute talk about yourself, your interests or why you would like to come to LDA.
Please tell one joke!

YouTube Instructions

Please film your audition on a camera (of good quality)
Upload the recording to (please following the guidelines on the website on how to upload)
Name your video 'STUDENT NAME - 'LDA Fall '18 AUDITION'
In the description, please write your name and the piece performed
After successfully uploading, please send the link address to Kathryn Pogson in an email with the subject 'STUDENT NAME - LDA Fall '18 AUDITION'

Spring 2020 Dates

January 8 – Students arrive in London (move into housing)
January 9 & 10 – Orientation
January 13 – Classes begin
March 2 – 6 mid-term break
April 10 – Good Friday Centre Closed
April 13 – Bank Holiday Centre Closed
April 14-17 –  Final week
April 18 –  Students depart housing

Fall 2019 Dates

August 28 – Students arrive in London (move into housing)
August 29 & 30 – Orientation
September 2 – Classes Begin
October 14 – 18 Mid-term break
December 2 – 6 Finals week
December 7 – Students depart housing

Spring 2019 Dates

January 9 - Students arrive in London and into housing
January 10 & 11 - Orientation
January 14 - Classes begin
March 4-8 - Mid-term break
April 15-18 - LDA final week
April 19 - Good Friday Centre closed
April 20 - LDA students depart housing 

I will take the rehearsal techniques into my everyday practices at school and in professional jobs. 
     — Danielle Donnelly, Spring 2016
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Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Fall 2019 03/01/2019
Rolling Admission 08/28/2019 12/07/2019
Spring 2020 10/01/2019 ** Rolling Admission 01/08/2020 04/18/2020

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

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