1 Year / Full-time
The course aims to empower students to successfully audition for top professional management, thus enabling them to fully realise their careers as a performer.
The Post-graduation schedule runs for one whole academic year over and includes classes and workshops in Dancing, Singing, Acting, Audition Technique, Professional Development and concludes with a professional showcase where our students will perform for some of the industries top agents, producers and creatives.
Paddyjoe Martin - Graduate
This is your professional practice year. You’ll engage in professional projects, in which you’ll collaborate with peers, industry practitioners and professional venues. You’ll learn about professional and commercials practice, acquiring the skills to be a self-staring entrepreneurial performance practitioner. You’ll also hone your skills and knowledge for a range of employment scenarios.
Singing for the Performer
Performing Arts in Context
You'll develop singing and voice techniques including accent work, and establish a personal acting process that responds to a variety of professional working scenarios.
Modules will develop key skills in acting, singing, and dancing, while simultaneously beginning the initial formative stage of developing a portfolio of solo performances in a variety of genres.
Public performance opportunities will test your ability to work collaboratively, by connecting your work as a performer with other production elements. These collaborative projects require you to work at industry standard and within professional recognised timeframes.You'll graduate with a series of tools and strategies to prepare you for a performance career, and further study, if desired.
Your assessments will be formative in nature.
Assessment tasks could take the form of:
• Public performances
• In-class performances of devised or published work
• Oral presentations
• Critical reflection
• Working as part of an ensemble
• Individual and group research projects
You'll be taught through a range of activities including lectures, workshops, seminars, skills classes, rehearsals, tutorials, work placements, theatre visits, and theatre productions.
Molly Scott - Graduate
A minimum of CDD at A Level, or a BTEC Extended Diploma at MMP, or equivalent, preferably in a related area.
Applications from those studying two A Levels or alternative Level 3 qualifications will be considered on an alternative basis.
Applicants are also required to attend an audition.
Applicants should be aged 15 and over.
We have various scholarship opportunities in partnership with festivals.
Josh Macey - Graduate