Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama

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The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama (Coleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru) is a conservatoire located in Cardiff, Wales.wikipedia
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Anthony Hopkins

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Its alumni include Anthony Hopkins, Aneurin Barnard and Rob Brydon.
After graduating from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 1957, he trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, and was then spotted by Laurence Olivier who invited him to join the Royal National Theatre.

Aneurin Barnard

Its alumni include Anthony Hopkins, Aneurin Barnard and Rob Brydon.
He starred in HTV Wales series Jacob's Ladder as an 11-year-old, and then trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, graduating in 2008.

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Its alumni include Anthony Hopkins, Aneurin Barnard and Rob Brydon.
Brydon attended the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff.

University of South Wales

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The University of Glamorgan merged with the University of Wales, Newport in 2013 to form the University of South Wales, so RWCMD is now part of the University of South Wales Group.
The university is part of the University of South Wales Group comprising the university, the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama and the Merthyr Tydfil College.

University of Glamorgan

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In 2007, however, it left the university and agreed to a merger (referred to as a "strategic alliance") with the University of Glamorgan.
Between 2003 and the merger, the university had been engaged in an active "growth strategy", merging with Merthyr Tydfil College in 2004/5 and forming a "strategic alliance" with the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in 2006, so that the Royal College became part of the 'Glamorgan Group' of institutions.

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The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama (Coleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru) is a conservatoire located in Cardiff, Wales.
Cardiff is home to four major institutions of higher education: Cardiff University, Cardiff Metropolitan University, University of South Wales and the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.

University of Wales

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From its opening, the College's degrees were awarded by the University of Wales and in 2004 the College became part of the federal university.
Thus, North East Wales Institute of Higher Education (NEWI), Swansea Institute of Higher Education and Trinity College, Carmarthen (who were all previously Associated Institutions) along with the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama (which was previously a Validated Institution) were admitted as full members of the university on 27 July 2004.

Eve Myles

She graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in 2000.

Alexander Vlahos

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He trained in acting at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff, graduating in 2009.

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After graduating from the University of Warwick with a degree in Theatre Studies and Dramatic Arts, she trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff.

Anthony Boyle

He then went to St Louise's Comprehensive College, and in 2013, began training at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff before graduating in 2016 with a BA (Hons) in acting.

Edward Bluemel

He attended Taunton School until 2011, and is an alumnus of the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama with a BA in Acting.

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The Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama (Coleg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru) is a conservatoire located in Cardiff, Wales.
Anthony Hopkins was an alumnus of the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama and has since starred in Hollywood films.

Jo Joyner

In 1999, she graduated from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama with a BA in Acting.

Kimberley Nixon

After high school, Nixon trained at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff alongside Tom Cullen and Aneurin Barnard.

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The College was established in 1949 as Cardiff College of Music at Cardiff Castle, but has since moved to purpose-built accommodation within the castle grounds of Bute Park near Cardiff University.
The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, founded in 1949, was housed in the castle's main range for many years, but moved into the castle's former stables north of the castle in 1998.

Naomi Radcliffe

She was educated at Blue Coats School in Oldham and the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, having not been accepted on her first attempt.

Hamish Clark

Peter Karrie

Peter Karrie (originally Peter Karagianis), born 10 August 1946, is a Welsh singer and an honorary fellow of the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Dougray Scott

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Adopting his stage name from his grandmother's surname, "Dougray", he enrolled in a foundation course in drama before going on to attend the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama in Cardiff from 1984 to 1987; here, he earned the college's Most Promising Drama Student award.

Rakie Ayola

She then went on to attend the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama, studying for a three-year acting diploma.