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Lamda Exams

LAMDA Exam - Drama Coaching


The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art (LAMDA) is one of the oldest drama schools in the United Kingdom.  LAMDA has provided theatre, film and television with generation upon generation of first-class actors and expertly-trained stage managers across the world.


LAMDA began offering speech examinations to the public in the 1880s.  Since then, these examinations have been refined and developed into a comprehensive system of performance evaluation by experts in education, acting and communication. In addition to being the UK’s largest statutory speech and drama awarding body, LAMDA Examinations has a reputation for excellence across the globe.


Their mission is to:

Improve standards in communication through the spoken word


Foster an appreciation of literature, poems and drama


Acknowledge levels of achievement


Support the creative, intellectual and social development of the individual as a whole.


LAMDA examinations are designed to equip candidates, whatever their age or aspirations, with a range of skills that will serve them throughout life. 


Preparation for an examination can:

Unlock the imagination and creative-thinking


Develop communication skills


Refine technical skills and artistry


Promote team-working.


The examinations themselves provide candidates with an opportunity to:

Measure progress against an international standard


Make contact with expert practitioner examiners outside the immediate teaching environment


Build self-confidence and self-esteem


Scquire skill certification for career development


Receive critical appraisal and guidance for future development.


The range of exam options supports progression and allows the candidate to extend personal and vocational skills whilst realizing their potential.


Genesis LAMDA sessions take place at St Josephs Primary School, Trinity Row, South Woodham Ferrers, Essex CM3 5JX. They will be individual or shared classes with no more than 2 students each half hour.


Classes will be charged at £10.00 each per half hour. Children will be required to attend ten sessions. Exams take place in Leigh-on-sea, Essex. Please contact Natalie for further private coaching information.


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