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East 15 heads diversity league table of top drama schools

4 May 2017

• On average, 17% of students at UK drama schools are BAME
• East 15 leads schools with a third of students from BAME backgrounds
• Only 7% of students at Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama are BAME

East 15 Acting School leads the UK’s drama schools when it comes to ethnic diversity, according to new research from The Stage.

A survey of the UK’s top drama schools reveals that more than a third of students – 131 out of 390 – at East 15 are from black, Asian and minority ethnic backgrounds.

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