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UAL Level 3 Extended Diploma

Musical Theatre

Validated and awarded by UAL - University of Arts London
Validated and awarded by UAL - University of Arts London
Validated and awarded by UAL - University of Arts London
UCAS Code
Full-Time Fee (Per Year)
Validated and awarded by the University of Gloucestershire
Validated and awarded by the University of Gloucestershire

Course Overview

This highly popular and exciting course will build skills and knowledge in all aspects of musical theatre. you will develop musical theatre skills in singing, dance (jazz, tap, ballet) and acting through a range of performance-based projects, accompanied by demonstrations and guidance from the industry-experienced tutors. 

You will study:

  • Acting technique and performance 
  • Tap dance technique and performance 
  • Ballet technique and performance 
  • Jazz dance technique and performance 
  • Singing technique and performance 
  • Audition technique 
  • Choreography 
  • Collaborative performance projects 

You will perform in three productions each year at our theatres and other touring venues. The Bristol Institute of Performing Arts has excellent facilities, including the 250-seat Olympus theatre, the 80-seat Studio 22 theatre, tech theatre workshops, 4 dance studios, 6 drama studios, singing studios, costume and prop stores and full technical facilities and support.

Course Structure

Maths & English

A key requirement for obtaining many jobs is to achieve a good standard of English and maths. Therefore, learners that do not yet have a GCSE grade 4 (C) in these subjects will be enrolled on either a GCSE or functional skills course alongside their main study programme.

Employability

The performing arts and leisure industry is one of the few areas in the jobs market that has sustained levels of employment and has even shown areas of growth in the present economic climate.


Work Experience

There is a work experience requirement linked to your programme and all students will complete industry-related placements.


APPLYING & AUDITIONS

FEES, FUNDING & QUALIFICATION

CORE PROGRAMME STAFF

Academic
Faith Bradley
Lecturer in Dance Technique & Performance
Academic
Holly Smith
Lecturer in Dance Technique & Performance
Academic
Lauren Davies
Lecturer in Vocal Technique and Performance
Academic
Natayla Slater
Course Leader Level 3 Musical Theatre
Leadership
Stephen Titchmarsh
Head of Bristol Institute of Performing Arts