By training alongside one of Europe’s leading learning disability theatre companies, Mind the Gap Academy is the perfect place for adults with a learning disability to kick start their career in performing arts.

Recruitment for Mind the Gap Academy 2018/19 is now closed. Check out our partner courses for opportunities you can join throughout the year…

Performance courses & workshops

  1. Summer Activities 2018

    Mind the Gap is running a range of exciting summer activities for young people with learning disabilities, aged 11 to 25 across West Yorkshire. Take a look at what's coming up...

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  2. About Mind the Gap Academy

    Mind the Gap Academy offers a range of accredited programmes run by qualified tutors who know how to bring out the best in each and every student.

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  3. Performance Academy

    The Performance Academy is Mind the Gap’s 4-day per week training course for people with learning disabilities. This intermediate level course is aimed at people who want to develop a career in performance.

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  4. One Day Courses

    Mind the Gap Academy's one day courses are the perfect introduction to our Academy and a chance to learn new skills. Courses take place on different days of the week meaning you can do more than one course if you like.

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  5. Partner Courses

    Partner Courses are delivered by trusted partners and supported by Mind the Gap Academy staff. Find out about Acting for Film & TV and Totally Arts here.

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