Drama, Film and Media

An Introduction from Jeremy Taylor, Director of Drama

Noël Coward famously advised against a career on the stage, but at Abingdon School no amount of sensible advice can deter students from entering the arts. Abingdon has long been known as the alma mater of rock band Radiohead, actors Toby Jones, Tom Hollander and comedian David Mitchell, but now new generations of Abingdon actors, writers, directors, filmmakers, comedians and musicians are making their names. All have benefited from Abingdon’s twenty-year commitment to drama as a key part of its curriculum. More...