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Since 2000, VADA has the highest actor/agency placement in the country. Over 80% of VADA students achieve placement on an agent’s roster within 3 months of graduation. That means you’ll be going to auditions for paid professional jobs in a very short time.

At VADA, each instructor is also a working professional with years of experience in the industry. We know exactly what it takes to make it in this business, so you get the practical training and career building skills it takes to succeed from industry insiders.

At VADA you will learn to:

  • Hone your on-camera acting skills
  • Learn industry standards and set protocol 
  • Work with other aspiring and professional actors
  • Build your network with professional actors, agents and casting directors
  • and more

If you’re driven to perform and ready to invest in your future as a professional actor then come to VADA. You’ve got the raw talent; we’ve got the working knowledge. Take the plunge and see your future blossom before you.

Check out the VADA Programs

  • Dramatic Arts Program Diploma

    The Dramatic Arts Program (DAP) is an intensive six month, full-time diploma course designed to give you hands-on training, studio experience, and access to industry expertise.

  • Courses and Certificates

    Perhaps you are an actor but you feel you could improve some areas of your training. Then consider taking some continuing education courses to polish and perfect your skills.

  • Youth Intro to Acting Program

    Six weeks of acting fun! Break into the Film & TV acting biz with this foundational acting program for youth.

  • Youth and Teen Acting Camps

    Youth and teens, step into the spotlight! Learn Acting for Film & TV with various acting camps and programs. VADA offers both week-long, and six-week acting camps for different ages.

The VADA Difference… 


Do your research. Once you look around, you will see that VADA will be at the top of your list for actor training. Our success rate of working, fulfilled graduates is exceptional.

VADA has many outstanding features going for it, to name a few;

  • Location, Vancouver is the 3rd largest film production center in North America
  • Highest actor/agency placement in the country
  • Instructors with first-hand experience in the Film & TV industry
  • Professional Studio for training purposes
  • Superior reputation amongst industry professionals 

You will feel exhilarated when you make the choice to attend the best acting school in town.

VADA alumni are often seen at my auditions, and the confidence they have acquired through their training never fails to set them apart from the crowd when it comes to booking the job. Talent may be something an actor is born with, but confidence and professionalism are learned. VADA is an excellent place to learn these skills.
Sean Milliken

Recent Bookings

  • Parker Henderson

  • Jordan Gray

    Dark Matter
  • Emy Aneke

    Star Trek Beyond
  • Olena Medwid

    Death Note

Start Your Acting Career Today…

Join VADA, no other school gives you better support to kickstart your career after graduation! If you’re ready to hone your professional acting skills then Contact Us and we’ll help you get started! Or give us a call at 604-633-1525 to speak to a friendly and knowledgeable VADA Admissions Advisor today.