If you are a young person who is hoping to make a career in the performing and production arts then we have the course for you! This full-time course is an industry focused route for those who are very passionate about performance and would like to train further within a highly specialist environment. You will have the opportunity to develop your practice both as an individual and as a member of a performance ensemble. You will be involved right from the start in an in-depth experience of the performing and production arts. The course is broad-based and you will develop your skills in performance across a wide range of disciplines including acting, dance and movement, and production.
This course will cover the following topics:
- communicating with an audience
- staging a performance
- contextual research for performance and production
- performance skills and practice
- production skills and practice
- personal project and presentation
- producing and performing to an audience.
You will need to have some previous performance experience and a passion for the arts.
You will be continually assessed throughout each stage of the course. This will include projects, on-going rehearsal and performance work, practice routine, practical assessment and evaluation.
Following successful completion of this course, you would be able to progress onto a Level 3 in Performing Arts (Creative Theatre Practice) with a view to eventually working in the industry as a performer/performance maker.
Fees quoted apply to courses starting in the academic year 2018/19 (August 2018 – July 2019). There may be a slight increase in fees for courses starting 2019/20.