MGA is on tour!

In 2019 MGA will be on the road as Artistic Director Murray Grant visits schools and colleges around Europe for masterclasses and auditions. Check this tour page or get in touch for the current schedule, and come and say hi!

Tour diary

Ireland (Masterclasses)

4th November 11.00-12.30
Lucy French School of Dance – Unit 2, Kinsale Commercial Park, Knocknabohilly, Kinsale, Cork, Ireland
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4th November 16.00 – 17.30
Cada Performing Arts – Pine St, Shandon, Cork, Ireland
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6th November 19.30 – 21.00
Montfort College – Ballyhooley Road, Ballyvolane, Cork, Ireland
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7th November 18.15 – 20.00
Wolfe – Dosco Business Park, South Douglas Road, Cork
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8th November 15.00 – 17.00
Inchicore College of Further Education – Emmet Road, Dublin 8, Ireland
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8th November 18.30 – 20.00
Westside Stage School – Griffeen Glen Blvd, Griffeen Valley, Lucan, Dublin, Ireland
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9th November 13.30 – 15.00
Phoenix Performing Arts College – Unit 2, Docklands Innovation Park, East Wall Road, Dublin 3
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Murray is offering an Audition Technique masterclass for students aged 14+ interested in applying for degree courses in Musical Theatre and Dance. This masterclass will give students an insight into MGA full-time training and provide feedback on what we look for in prospective students.

If you are interested in hosting a masterclass at your school or college please contact MGA at or call the Office to arrange a visit or see if we are in the area.

International auditions

Murray and the MGA team are also holding auditions for training at The MGA Academy of Performing Arts in various locations outside Edinburgh this year, and as part of two-day sessions alongside masterclasses.

Auditions will be held for places on the following full-time courses:

Auditions are open to all students aged 16+ and are free of charge. Please complete the MGA online application process if you would like to attend one of these auditions, stating which city audition you wish to attend.

Full-Time Audition Dates

Audition sessions for entry in September 2019 are:

  • 25th November
  • 27th January
  • 17th February (Dublin)
  • 17th March
  • 24th March (Manchester)
  • 28th April
  • 2nd June
  • 16th June
  • 18th August

All at MGA in Edinburgh except where stated otherwise.

If you are interested in applying for full-time courses at MGA fill in our application form and we will contact you with information on the application process and audition requirements. (You can also book on to the Open Day with this form.)

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