The Yorkshire Academy of Film and Television Acting, known as YAFTA, specialises in teaching acting and professional skills for film and television performance. Acting classes for children, teenagers and adults are available in York, Harrogate, Manchester, Headingley and two locations in Leeds.
Our aim is to equip our acting academy students with the necessary knowledge to enable them to succeed in film and television industry through our weekly acting classes, filming opportunities, assessments and programme of masterclasses.
In addition to acting classes, YAFTA also regularly holds workshops with industry professionals; successful film and TV actors, directors, top industry agents and casting directors.
YAFTA Talent Agency represents students of the academy who are working professionally and external acting talent nationwide.