New Era Academy October newsletter for pumpkin season.

New Era Academy October Newsletter

Images of NEA's 2023 Excellence Awards winners

New Era Academy 2023 Excellence Award Winners announced.

Congratulations to the following students, the recipients of the NEA Certificates of Excellence. This honour is awarded to the student who gained the highest mark in that exam across the academic year.
Well done to all of you!

Grade 3 (Foundation Medal) – Speech and Drama (Peggy Law)

  • Ruby Feely
  • Eponine Larks

Grade 8 (Gold Medal) – Speech and Drama (Ray Cooney)

  • Sean Carron

Grade 3 (Foundation Medal) – Mime (Ellen Ismay)

  • Kaspar Taylor

Grade 6 (Bronze Medal) – Acting (Myrtle Moss)

  • Kayley McNabb Webb
  • Chu Tin Yuet, Jody

Grade 8 (Gold Medal) – Acting (Sir Roger Moore)

  • Niamh Burnham

Grade 5 – Public Speaking (Ronald Marsh)

  • Darcy Cromie

Grade 5 – Interview Technique (Bernard Price)

  • Aedín Reid

Grade 5 – Devised Drama (Ray Winstone)

  • Rebecca Strang

Grade 8 – Musical Theatre (Bill Kenwright)

  • Emily Flanagan

Grade 8 – Reading (Jenny Seagrove)

  • Shuk Man Chong

Welcome Tom to the New Era Academy Team.

We would like to welcome a new member to the NEA team; Tom. Tom will be taking care of all things NEA and all of you will speak to him at some point, if you haven’t already.
Do give him a warm welcome, if you haven’t already.

Autumn 2023 Exam Dates.

If you are planning on entering students for this term, please get in touch via to book your session. REMEMBER – We must have entries 6 weeks prior to your exam date.

Trying New Things....

A reminder about the new disciplines on our syllabus such as Speaking and Listening, duologue Verse Speaking and Duologue Shakespeare. Why not give them a go? If you are unsure and have any questions, please feel free to contact us, and a member of the team would be happy to answer your questions.

A Festive Treat - Kim Ismay in Elf!

Kim-Ismay-Actor-Chairperson-of-New-Era Academy and Board Director

Kim Ismay, member of the NEA Board and one of our trusted examiners, will be starring in Elf The Musical as ‘Debs’ this festive season, from 15th November to 6th January at the Dominion Theatre!
The show has returned to the West End after huge demand, so book your tickets soon!
Elf The Musical at Dominion Theatre | Official Website.


Getting in Touch with New Era Academy

As ever, if you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact the NEA team via email at or call on 0330 1331 885
We would be happy to help with any queries.
Best wishes,
The NEA Team