Georgia Oldman won the 2013 Laurence Olivier Bursary following an audition at the Ambassadors Theatre in front of a judging panel of producers and casting directors. The bursary was established by Society of London Theatres in support of young actors to commemorate Olivier’s 80th birthday. Previous recipients include Michael Sheen, Ewan McGregor and Paterson Joseph.
Kathryn Taylor-Gears was the recipient of a Lilian Baylis Award 2013. The prize is given to the most promising second year drama students in London. Kathryn received the bursary from Robert Lindsay at a ceremony at the Old Vic.
Daniel Stanton Wright is the first recipient of the Constellation Creatives Drama Student Bursary, awarded by Yellow Earth Theatre Company to encourage and promote greater participation and representation of east Asian actors on stage and screen. This award is given to a drama school student of east Asian origin who a judging panel thinks best demonstrates they have the talent, skills and commitment to succeed as a professional actor.