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In our news archive you can share in our achievements and enjoy a flavour of what makes Stratford-upon-Avon College special. For media / PR enquiries, please contact our marketing team via marketing@stratford.ac.uk

students pictured with Matthew and Tori
Filmmaking duo ignite students’ passion for cinema
Monday 09th December 2019

Stratford-upon-Avon College’s budding cine-artistes were treated to a visit from a professional husband-and-wife feature filmmaking team who shared their industry expertise and...

Ellie Upstone at Uni
Early Years graduate on next step to her dream career
Tuesday 19th November 2019

A former Stratford-upon-Avon College student is well on her way to achieve her dream of gaining a job in...

Tobias Menzies star of The Crown
College alumnus to star in Netflix’s ‘The Crown’
Monday 18th November 2019

A former Stratford-upon-Avon College student can be seen in a leading role in the latest series of Netflix’s The...

work experience students taking a group picture
Work experience week gives students a taste of the future
Monday 11th November 2019

Students at Stratford-upon-Avon College were given a taste of their future careers when they participated in a Creative Arts work experience week under the direction of industry...

Filmmaker Ben Atkinson with Media students and lecturers
Students rise to local filmmaker’s 48-hour film challenge
Wednesday 06th November 2019

Stratford-based filmmaker Ben Atkinson put budding movie directors through their paces when he set them the challenge of completing a film project in just two...

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College graduates shine in RSC spotlight
Friday 01st November 2019

Two former Stratford-upon-Avon College students have secured crucial back-stage roles on the Royal Shakespeare Company’s latest...

Photographer William Mulryne
College-trained photographer captures Stratford’s special feeling
Tuesday 29th October 2019

A Stratford-upon-Avon College alumnus is carving out a successful career as a documentary...

Ken with students
Entertainment industry insider owes success to College
Tuesday 15th October 2019

A successful backstage wiz in the entertainment industry returned to Stratford-upon-Avon College to pass on insights and tips for breaking into the...

Phat Swan alumnus Isaac Stuart
Phat Swan graduate advances to stage and screen
Monday 30th September 2019

A graduate of Stratford-upon-Avon College’s performing arts preparation course Phat Swan has seen his career prospects go from strength to strength in the twelve months since he...

Beth Muckley apprentice
Apprenticeship boost for Beth’s career
Tuesday 10th September 2019

A Stratford apprentice is set to advance her career thanks to the work-based training she’s received while working at Shakespeare’s Birthplace...