What is a BA (Hons) in Performing Arts?

  • A practical, triple discipline (singing, acting and dance) course plus technical theatre skills (possibilities include costume, props, set and lighting).
  • An exciting and dynamic approach that challenges students in a fun, encouraging and supportive environment.
  • Students receive training in core skills and the opportunity to specialize in areas that interest them.
  • Students work with professional directors, choreographers and musical directors from around the world.
  • Lectures and workshops are delivered to small groups, with the opportunity for one to one sessions, focusing on students’ individual development.
  • Students have broad opportunities to produce their own work and develop their creative ideas.

Why study with us?

  • We have a high level of student satisfaction, in excess of 90% on the National Student Survey.
  • The course is 80% practical and led by multitalented lecturers, experienced in both education and working professionally in the performance industry.

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  • Our facilities include: our main theatre which seats up to 180 people, our studio theatre which seats 80 people, set-construction workshops, sound recording studios, multimedia production editing suites and rehearsal studios for all three disciplines.