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Acting students from the Manchester School of Theatre celebrate their graduations

92% of students reported being satisfied with the quality of their course

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Sam Black

Congratulations to Sam Black (2019) who has just been cast in Martin Crimp's new version of Cyrano De Bergerac at the Playhouse Theatre with the Jamie Lloyd company and starring James McAvoy.

Caitlin Drabble

Caitlin Drabble (2014) will be appearing as Margaret Fairfax in Miss Scarlett and the Duke.

Alexa Morden

Alexa Morden (2013) will soon be appearing as Margaret with Tom Goodman Hill in Clay Kickers

Elliot Knight

Elliot Knight (2011) will soon be seen in the new movie, THE COLOR OUT OF SPACE (alongside Nicholas Cage and Joely Richardson) and has been working on CALL OF DUTY: MODERN WARFARE (role to be announced) which is due for release on October 25th, 2019. Elliot was recently seen guest-starring as “Billy Novak” in the popular DC Comic action series TITANS on DC Universe and his recent series LIFE SENTENCE (CW) is currently showing on Netflix which saw him as regular character “Wes” alongside Lucy Hale. Previous regular roles include “Brady Ross” in the 13-part series AMERICAN GOTHIC for CBS and six -part BBC series BY ANY MEANS.

Actor and Manchester School of Theatre alumnus David Threlfall performed at the University's Glass House event

The 'Manchester Voices' Glass House event attracted cultural and civic figures

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Joncie Elmore

Joncie Elmore (2010) has been filming for his supporting leading role in the new Netflix series The English Game by Julian Fellowes.

MIF performance of The Anvil, a major musical production co-written by Professor Michael Symmons Roberts

Manchester Metropolitan's influence is seen in design, writing and performance

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Tony Warren

Fulfilment of Coronation Street creator’s wish to support future actors

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Ali Gadema

Many congratulations to Ali Gadema (2017) who will be joining the Royal Shakespeare Company for their Winter Season at the Swan in Stratford-on-Avon, appearing in both King John and A Museum in Baghdad.

George Bukhari

Congratulations to George Bukhari (2011) for his excellent portrayal of Jonj in Russell T Davies' 'Years and Years' with Emma Thompson and Rory Kinnear. George has also recently appeared in 'Warren' with Martin Clunes.

Congratulations to Zawe Ashton (2006) on the release of her new book ‘Character Breakdown’ published by Chatto and Windus.

Assad Zaman

Assad Zaman (2013) is currently on tour with ETCT's stunning production of 'The Funeral Director' by Iman Quereshi.

Yasmin Mwanza

Yasmin Mwanza (2017) is currently in “Our Lady of Kibeho” directed by the artistic director James Dacre at the Royal and Derngate in Northampton. In March, Yasmin can be seen in Episode 2 of “Hanna”, a new TV series written by David Farr for Amazon Prime and NBC Universal. And in July Yasmin can be seen in “Spider-Man Far From Home” by Marvel Studios, Sony & Columbia Pictures!

Sarah Amankwah

Congratulations to Sarah Amankwah (2008) who is set to play Hal and Henry V in the Henriad at the Globe this Summer.

Assad Zaman

Assad Zaman (2013) will soon be appearing in the next series of Vera on ITV and can currently be seen in the role of Millat Iqbal in 'White Teeth' at the newly refurbished Kiln Theatre.

Watch out for Zawe Ashton (2006) who will soon be appearing in Velvet Buzzsaw with Toni Colette and Jake Gyllenhaal.

Alice May Feetham

Following on from her successes in Channel 4's No Offence and BBC's 'In the Dark' Alice Feetham is currently a regular in Sky Atlantic's 'Save Me' with Lennie James, Stephen Graham and Suranne Jones. Alice is currently filming Bancroft 2 for ITV.

Congratulations to Johnny Byrom, Bryony Miller and Oliver Devoti for their roles in Mike Leigh's Peterloo.

Jordan Turk

Jordan Turk (2014) is playing James McDonald in the upcoming film Mary, Queen of Scots.

Norris and Parker's Burn The Witch is on at Soho Theatre 19-23 February. Read the Guardian's interview with 2012 graduates Katie Norris and Sinead Parker.

Timothy West with David Shirley [NO]

Further established performers are expected to visit throughout the year

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 IImpression of the new Arts & Humanities building

It will house the new performance and rehearsal spaces for Manchester School of Theatre

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Yasmin Mwanza from Manchester School of Theatre follows in illustrious footsteps

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Graduates will perform readings of Edouard Louis' The End of Eddy

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Hollyoaks star Annie Wallace makes history

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The School achieves highest student satisfaction for the second year running

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