Lamont Casting Agency


Lamont School of Speech and Drama

The Lamont School of Speech and Drama, founded in 1982 by Principal Diane Lamont, is now recognised as one of the leading drama schools in the North West. Pupils aged 4 – 18 are taught in age-banded groups – with the drama school boasting an unusually high proportion of boys – using role play, improvisation and drama games. Pupils can also enter festivals and take examinations. The emphasis is on developing confidence and imagination, learning drama skills, getting on with everyone in the group, but, above all, having fun!

Lamont Casting Agency

The Lamont Casting Agency runs independently alongside the drama school and has members from across the North West, as well as pupils from the drama school. Under the personal supervision of Diane Lamont, the agency is now one of the region’s foremost suppliers of young talent to the world of film & television, advertising and radio. Lamont Children are renowned for being natural and expressive as well as highly professional.

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Lucas Frost shines as Gomez Addams! - Congratulations to Lucas Frost for winning a NODA award for his portrayal of Gomez Addams in the musical The Addams Family.  The show is based upon The Addams Family characters, created by Charles Addams, which depict a ghoulish American family with an affinity for all things macabre. Lucas took on the role of Gomez with […]
Further LAMDA Success - FEBRUARY 2018 Another great set of results with 16 out of 18 students gaining the top mark of DISTINCTION!   They were: SPEAKING OF VERSE AND PROSE Introductory Stage One              BOBBY MARSHALL, MARTHA LAST, FREDDIE THOMASON Entry                          […]
Fantastic LAMDA Exam Results - LAMDA EXAM RESULTSLAMDA EXAM RESULTS DECEMBER 2017 Congratulations to all students who took their Lamda exams in December – brilliant – every single pupil gained the top mark of Distinction! 20 out of the 23 pupils gained 90 marks or higher! ENTRY Serafina Campolucci-Bordi, Ava Witham GRADE 02 Amber Kelly, Ava Kelly, Lori-Jo Quinney GRADE […]
Watch Lamont Drama Pupil in hit BBC1 Series! - Simon Lennon returns in the BBC’s hit Drama Series Our Girl. Our very own Simon Lennon is returning to our screens as ‘Brains’ alongside Michelle Keegan, Luke Pasqualino, Ben Aldridge and Shalom Brune-Franklin. Brains has always been seen as the clever one in 2 Section – but that might all change with the arrival of […]
Outstanding Results from Southport Festival 2017 - What fabulous results from the 2017 Southport Festival! The school entered 24 classes and gained an outstanding 14 first places, 14 second places and 13 third places. Said Mrs Lamont, “When we return for our new term in September, it is always a very quick turnaround to prepare for our much-loved Southport Festival. You all […]