The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, (Scottish Gaelic: Conservatoire Rìoghail na h-Alba) formerly the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, is a conservatoire of dance, drama, music, production and film in the centre of Glasgow, Scotland. It is a member of the Federation of Drama Schools.Put Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and other Glasgow attractions into our Glasgow travel planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
Founded in 1847, it has become the busiest performing arts venue in Scotland with over 500 public performances each year.
The current Principal is American pianist and composer Jeffrey Sharkey, the President is Sir Cameron Mackintosh, and the Patron is The Duke of Rothesay.
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Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Reviews
Saturday night in Glasgow for an evening with the Really Terrible Orchestra and Sally Magnusson. I recognised the tunes and shared the emotion and tears culminating in a brown paper bag Cannon... more »
We’ve been to many many shows here and the standard is always extremely high. The students are already at the level (or above) of full professionals and you will have a chance to see some of the... more »
Currently studying here as a junior on the Saturday programme, and especially as this is the busiest day of the week, the logistics are extremely impressive. All facilities are clean and new, making this University a popular attraction, both for undergraduates, post graduates, and members of the public visiting to see concerts. Lessons here are top quality and I have learned much this year! Concert halls are advanced and comfortable. Highly recommend the reasonably priced cafe that impresses all that come. Would highly recommend!
Learnt a lot there, great place for tuition and band practise.
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