Gene Wilder attended the School in the 1950s. He had starring roles in films such as The Producers, Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory and Young Frankenstein.
As soon as I visited the School, I fell in love with the place. Perhaps it sounds a bit irrational, but sometimes you get a vibe - and you just know! BOVTS gave me all the tools I needed to prepare for a career as an actor. Sahir Mehta, MA Professional Acting, 2018