Welcome to Haywood House, the Cardiff base of the Wales Academy of Voice and Dramatic Arts. Take a tour round the different floors with our 360° videos.
The ground floor of Haywood House is newly decorated in a simple modern style with white walls and pale grey carpets or light wood on the floors. It includes an entrance hall, a reception area where you can meet the team, a classroom, a computer lab with fifteen Apple Macs, a large studio with a television screen and grand piano, and a recital room containing another grand piano, hybrid teaching technology, as well as a kitchen at the back of the room. The corridors are decorated with photos from past productions.
The first floor of Haywood House contains two large rehearsal studios. One is a dance studio with Harlequin dance floor, portable mirrors and Ballet Barres along with a Yamaha PA system and stage piano. The other is flexible space suitable for a range of learning activities. It is equipped with lecture facilities and a stage piano.
The second floor of Haywood House includes a large studio space with Le Mark flooring and portable mirrors along with a Yamaha PA system. It is suitable for a range of activities and can accommodate all disciplines of dance. In addition, there is a studio theatre, a large and flexible black-box theatre space with Le Mark flooring.