Must applicants have previous acting experience?
What is the audition process?
1. After we receive your application, we will send you a choice of monologues.
How much does YPS cost?
Our weekly classes are once a week, two hours long and run for 11 weeks. This costs £218.90. This price includes all workshops during term time and edited films that the students take home.
What is The Virtual Studio?
The Virtual Studio is a term that includes all of our online services. This could be mini challenges for social media, plus group courses and one2one training. We use Zoom and is taught by a collection of YPS coaches and guest coaches. Please visit for more information.
Do I have to audition for The Virtual Studio/online classes?
No, for the classes that are for Guest YPS/Non-members you do not have to audition. But you must sign up and fill in the necessary information.
Can I attend a single workshop if I am not a YPS student?
Unfortunately, we do not offer workshops to non-members. We encourage people to audition and sign up to the weekly classes, all workshops are included in the termly price.
Why do you do online auditions?
We usually do online or in person, however, with the recent Covid-19 situation, we are looking to move many of our services online. However, we love to provide a really rewarding on experience, giving everyone as much opportunity as possible. We ask to see your speech, and then may redirect you and will ask you questions about why you want to join.
How are you managing with Covid-19?
We are a small, young business that is learning to adapt and evolve. We have a community of incredibly supportive students and parents that we are so proud to have.
What makes you different to other acting schools?
We know that there are not many choices of performing arts classes that just focus on acting, and we always provide high-quality professional training.
I am concerned about my current financial situation...
Many people have been effected by current events and have taken financial cuts. We want students to be able begin classes if they want to, they can be so beneficial and supportive, particuarly through these difficult times.
I want to audition for the summer show/play?
You must be a YPS student to join in in the play. However, once you have auditioned and received an offer from us, everyone is involved in the plays. You may audition to detemine which part you get, but you will always have a role if you are a YPS student. Apply here.