To apply for one of the full-time courses, in Devised Theatre and Performance, Advanced Devising Practice, or Integral Movement and Performance Praxis, please send electronically all the documents requested below to the school, along with a completed version of our Application Form, which is available to download from our Downloads page (

We do not accept applications by post - please send everything by email. There is no fee to apply. The minimum age to apply is 21.

Statement of Interest

We would like to know more about your interest in the training. Please send us a scan of a hand-written letter of motivation explaining why you would like to study at LISPA.

Curriculum Vitae

Please give us an insight into your education, artistic training, theatrical experience and other fields of interest. Be sure to include complete contact information, your date of birth, and your nationality in your CV.

Letter of Recommendation

Please include a scan of an original letter of recommendation from a former teacher, director or training institute.

Evidence of Qualifications

Include scanned copies of relevant degrees, certificates and/or transcripts.

Financial Statement

Please include a detailed statement explaining how you will be able to pay for the training and costs of living whilst studying at LISPA. Copies of bank statements showing the necessary funds are preferred. If a family member is offering to cover some or all of your expenses, a signed document from them is required.


Please include one electronic recent photo of yourself - passport-size is ideal.

Upon receiving your application, we will ensure it is complete and then notify you that we have received it. Within four weeks of receiving your complete application, we will let you know whether it has been successful.