Welcome to Carney Academy

Come Act, Sing and Dance with Carney Academy

Carney Academy offers professional training in acting, singing and dancing for ages 4 through to adult. This is overseen by Director Ruth Carney who is a working Television and Theatre Director. Ruth is currently directing for the BBC.

Our students have had a lot of success getting into the major drama schools and working in the professional theatre, television and film world.  Current alumni are studying at Guildhall, Bristol Old Vic, LAMDA and East 15.  With many of our students being accepted into the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain.

What does Carney Academy have to offer you?

Carney Academy offers weekend classes in acting, singing and dance for ages 4 upwards. Classes take place in the amazing Montgomery Studios in the centre of Sheffield.  This places the academy at the heart of the cultural quarter of Sheffield.

Carney Academy offers one to one tuition in singing, you can take exams in this. We also offer LAMDA training and exams and audition preparation lessons.

Carney Academy Summer Schools and Workshops delve deeper into the professional world and give the student an intense but fun experience. Previous workshops have been Screen Acting, Audition Technique and Musical Theatre. In 2016 we have the rights to West Side Story and Ruth Carney is directing our Shorts Summer School

So as you can see there is lots’ going on, don’t you want to be part of it? Read on to find out more about what Carney Academy has to offer you…