Natalie trained at London Studio Centre, on the Classical Ballet programme, and graduated in 2005 from Images of Dance, the graduate company of London Studio Centre.

After graduating, she performed for a few years in Estonia in the Vanemuine Theatre, as well as other eastern European Ballet companies, where she performed in many classical ballets, as well as modern works and regularly danced in the operas.

Natalie then went on to study at the Royal Academy of Dance and embarked on the Professional Dancers Teaching Diploma programme, graduating in 2011. She is an RAD-registered teacher and teaches freelance across Scotland at many different schools, including The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and New College Lanarkshire.

Natalie has gained a large wealth of experience and now wants to share this, in order to teach and train students to the highest standards. Natalie also owns her own Ballet school, which she opened in 2017 in Glasgow.


David is a theatre director, facilitator and tutor based in Glasgow. Having trained at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, his practice is rooted in ensemble and collaboration.

David has worked with some of Scotland’s most renowned theatre companies and directed award-nominated shows for venues ranging from the Edinburgh Fringe to Singapore.

As a facilitator he’s worked across Scotland, always aiming to give young people the right tools to support their own individual development.

Published 1/10/21   7:20PM

MGA is back in the theatre this Christmas!

We are delighted to announce the long-anticipated return of our annual festive showcase A Christmas Wish. Featuring over 200 of our Full-time and Junior School students, this extravaganza of song, dance and festive cheer promises to be more magical than ever after a two year hiatus. To celebrate the return… » Read more

Published 11/6/21   9:38AM

Congratulations Caitlin!

Huge congratulations to our Musical Theatre class of 2018 graduate Caitlin Tipping! Caitlin is currently touring the UK as Jane Seymour, part of the new UK Tour cast of SIX The Musical. The whole MGA team couldn’t be more proud!

Published 13/5/21   2:49PM

Third Year Dancers get their Momentum!

It’s here! Momentum 2021 has arrived! As part of their professional development, our third-year Dance students work with a professional film team to shoot various dance styles, creating a unique, diverse and dynamic showreel as part of their promotional portfolio after graduation. This essential project, entitled Momentum, offers our students… » Read more

Published 29/3/21   3:48PM

BA (Hons) Acting course produce 'Back to Normal' with Wonder Fools

Earlier this term, our graduating class of Actors had the opportunity to work with Scottish-based production company Wonder Fools. While in isolation, the students developed and filmed a piece of work called Back To Normal. The performance takes the form of a mockumentary featuring material that varies from the dramatic… » Read more