What is LAMDA?
LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) is the oldest drama school in the UK and was founded in 1861. LAMDA began offering examinations in speech and drama to the public over 130 years ago.
All LAMDA examinations are rooted in encouraging participants to develop a love of literature, poetry and drama and thus improve standards of communication through the spoken word.
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LAMDA is one of the UK’s most respected awarding bodies for Drama and Speech exams. Founded in 1861, LAMDA (London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art) is the oldest drama school in the UK. For more information take a look at the LAMDA website – https://www.lamda.ac.uk/
I truly believe that LAMDA examinations are a fantastic way to improve a child’s confidence, through drama, acting or public speaking. It can help a child read fluently and with good understanding, expand vocabulary to aid with self-expression and communication, research and present informative, captivating presentations, memorise and recall information and last but certainly not least, build a bundle of resilience! LAMDA is a recognised awarding organisation and great results at grades 6, 7 and 8 can even earn you UCAS points!