At Identity School of Acting, the curriculum is structured around 3-terms a year.

Course Dates

Academic Year 2019/2020

London Course Dates

Spring Semester
13 January 2020 – 12 April 2020

Summer Semester
27 April 2020 – 26 July 2020

Autumn Semester
14 September 2020 – 13 December 2020

Los Angeles Course Dates

Spring Semester
13 January 2020 – 29 March 2020

Summer Semester
13 April 2020 – 9 July 2020

Fall Semester
7 September 2020 – 6 December 2020


Your training will include, but are not limited to, the following modules to help you develop various performance forms. The modules that you partake in will depend on the duration of your time at IDSA; as modules are spread across all three terms to ensure the development of your skills across creative disciplines.

○ Acting for Camera
○ Physical Theatre
○ Improvisation
○ Stage Acting
○ Voice Training
○ Meisner Technique
○ Movement
○ Jacques Lecoq
○ Stanislavski Method and Technique
○ Rudolf Laban: Movement Analysis
○ Michael Checkhov: Building Character

Freshers Course

On being accepted into IDSA, adults (21+) are placed onto the Freshers course. The Fresher Course is a two term module covering various disciplines of both stage and screen acting. Both terms will be dedicated to style and techniques, and on completion of the second term there will be an in-house presentation.

The students who graduate from the Fresher’s Course will be assessed and placed into one of the tier groups listed below. All IDSA students will be given the choice to join either the two day or three day curriculum.

Unlike the Adults (21+), new students aged 21 or under will be placed directly on to one of the tiers below, or an affiliated tier group. All according to our internal assessment of self-expression and aptitude during your audition.

IDSA Tier Levels

All IDSA Tier levels are broken down into five main categories. These include but are not limited to:


Auditions Now Open For Summer 2020