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“I’m impressed by the scale and breadth of the work that is being produced for the RADA Festival”, says Kenneth Branagh. “It can be hard as a young actor to find enough opportunities to develop and showcase your talent and this festival is an exciting and collaborative initiative that involves teachers and graduates of all ages.”

His comments come as the first reviews for the festival are published, highlighting the “incredibly varied” programme of events.

The RADA Festival was designed to provide a fully supported platform to develop new work within the theatre industry. The Academy recognises that actors and creatives need financially viable ways of creating their own work and the opportunity to develop skills in all aspects of the theatre industry, from directing and...

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