Every year the Kogan Academy of Dramatic Arts graduates a limited number of highly trained professionals. Here are but a few.
Eddie Marsan, actor, alumnus & Patron. Gangs of New York, Miami Vice, Mission: Impossible III, Vera Drake, Secrets and Lies, 21 Grams, Jack the Giant Slayer, Sherlock Holmes
Neil Sheffield, Principal of the Kogan Academy, actor & director. Lead roles to critical acclaim in London’s West End & theatres around the world, while developing the Science of Acting in the UK & world wide.
Kate Marlow, Academy teacher, coach and TV presenter. Has applied the Science of Acting to TV reality formats, including Model Turned Actor, Reality Check and Faking It, as well as to professionals and young people in behaviour therapy.
Richard Brake, actor, alumnus: Cold Mountain, Batman Begins, Doom, The Black Dahlia, Hannibal Rising, Halloween II, Water for Elephants, Thor: The Dark World
Phil Bulcock, Jersey Boys, Batman Returns, Ordinary Lies, Spectral
David Bark Jones, actor, alumnus. Pride and Prejudice, Sixty Six, The Da Vinci Code, Rock’n’Rolla, Erased
Irfan Hussein, War Horse, Inside Men, Waking the Dead
Pooky Quesnel, actor, alumnus & ex-trustee of the Academy. Waterloo road, Silent Witness, East Enders.
Audrey Sheffield, director, alumnus. ‘Electra’ Understudy Run (Old Vic Theatre), ‘Route A76′ & ‘Something Wicked’ Staged Readings (National Theatre), ‘Almost Near’ (Finborough Theatre), ‘June’ by Isley Lynn (Park Theatre), ‘The Little Flower of East Orange’ (National Theatre Studio), ‘One Man, Two Guvnors’ by Richard Bean – Understudy Run (Theatre Royal Haymarket) ‘Electra’ – Old Vic Theatre
Marie Parker Shaw, director, alumnus. Artistic Director – Malmo City Theatre, Manteatern Malmo
Alex Dower, actor, director, alumnus & senior acting tutor. Artistic Director ‘Creating Freedom’.
There are over 1,000 graduates of the Academy from countries including the US, UK, Russia, Australia, Brazil and Japan. Most countries in mainland Europe and Scandinavia are also represented.