Vancouver Academy of
Dramatic Arts

Is an Acting Career Right for You?

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This fun, online quiz takes 3 minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report. Identify your strengths and social style plus the training and positions you’re best suited for.


Setting the Standard for Actor Training since 1999

Are you ready to take your first step into the world of film and television acting? If you've ever dreamed of becoming a real working actor, the Vancouver Academy of Dramatic Arts (VADA) is the best place for you to start.
Over our 20+ year history our graduates have had the highest success rates of placement with talent agents of any acting school.

Our part-time acting classes are not just about learning the ropes; they're your ticket to a career in professional film and television acting, and we're here to make the journey as fun and exciting as possible.

Real-World Training from Industry Professionals

At VADA, all of our instructors are real working professionals in the film and TV industries. So you know that what you are learning will actually serve you in your career.

"Simon Longmore and the Vancouver Academy of Dramatic Arts offer an impressive curriculum for the beginning as well as the professional actor. I have found my experiences with the actors of the to be extremely positive. The caliber of student and the growth they have shown, as well as the opportunities to meet and work with professionals in the industry makes VADA a training facility worthy of consideration."
Paul Weber
MGM Casting

Available Courses Include:

On Camera Intensive • Pro-Actor Core Essentials I and II • Audition Class • Intro to Voice Over • Scene Study and More!

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