Innovative actor training at one of London’s leading drama schools

Start your journey towards becoming a professional actor today.

With an alumni industry retention rate of 97%* over five years (2012-2017), Fourth Monkey’s training programmes offer students a comprehensive toolkit of skills, as well as the ability and drive to create their own opportunities to forge a successful and sustainable career in the arts.

Everyone who applies will get a free audition for either our Two Year Rep or Year of the Monkey Courses.

Develop your skills as a professional working actor.

Discover the Fourth Monkey way of working.

About Us

Evolutionary Actor Training for an Evolving Industry

Fourth Monkey offers innovative, relevant and inspiring actor training for the contemporary world of performance from our North London training base, the Monkey House.

Welcome to Fourth Monkey


Fourth Monkey for me was an exceptional two year experience for the training. To learn from voice through to movement all the way to putting those into your work was what made me who I am today.

Two Year Rep Accelerated Actor Training Programme Alumnnus, 2018

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With a 97%* industry retention rate, we create artists who secure regular professional work and change the industry from within.

With an emphasis on repertory performance, ensemble and working with regarded and practicing, working practitioners, our actors in training receive the most comprehensive preparation available for the modern industry in the most supportive of environments.

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