We had the pleasure of meeting up with David Ashley, Consultant on ABRSM‘s new Singing For Musical Theatre performance exams and he told us that anyone can learn to sing, even us! ABRSM’s exams can be used as a springboard for an audition, as preparation for the industry or just because you love musicals (and we know we’re the latter).
With a syllabus full of classics from Sondheim to Lloyd Webber and songs from new musicals like Amélie The Musical and Everybody’s Talking About Jamie, there’s something for everyone – all ages and abilities.
Here what David has to say below…
To mark us learning about these exams, we asked some of our friends on stage about their top singing tips, here’s what Alexia Khadime and Christine Allado from The Prince Of Egypt and Laura Pick from Wicked had to teach us:
To find out more, or to begin your Singing For Musical Theatre journey, visit ABRSM.org