Newson Academy of Speech & Drama​

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Speech & Drama and LAMDA Classes in West Byfleet, Woking, Pyrford and New Haw.


Newson Academy is an independent performing arts school and youth theatre based in Pyrford, New Haw and Woking. Founded in 2007, the school offers training in the performing arts to children and young people aged 3 to 18.


With professional training in acting, musical theatre and dance where they

 can develop as performers and artists taught by industry professionals.


At Newson Academy our students acquire skills in all areas of the performing arts which can help not only pursue careers in the arts industry, but also develop essential life skills to enable them to grow in confidence, self-esteem.


We are passionate about creating a fun environment for students to learn to gain confidence through the arts. Students regularly perform and have gained places at prestigious performing arts schools as Arts Ed, Italia Conti London and Guildford and Sylvia Young as well as performing professionally.


Pupils also gained Drama Scholarships to local schools such as Notre Dame Cobham, Reeds Cobham and The Royal School Halesmere.


Since 2009 our LAMDA results are 161 Distinctions and 150 Merits