601–800 th
World University Rankings 2021
64 th
Impact Rankings 2020
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2020
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Drama and English Literature - De Montfort University

Drama at DMU will allow you to combine performance, theory and contextual study. Our wide variety of modules will give you the opportunity to engage creatively and critically with research and the practices of drama and performance, whether devised or scripted. Your engagement is informed by contemporary methods of performance making, historical theatrical traditions and current scholarly thinking. Your practical work takes place in our superb suite of studios and rehearsal rooms. Drama and English emphasises both disciplines’ interest in written texts and English at DMU combines traditional and innovative modules, from Chaucer and Shakespeare to contemporary literature and film adaptations. • **Recognised as a Centre for Excellence in Performance Arts** with superb facilities providing eight studios and rehearsal spaces designed specifically for performance-based learning activities • **Lively curriculum** giving you the opportunity to engage critically with research and the practices of drama, theatre and performance. • **Creative and educational partnerships** including Leicester’s Curve theatre where you can take part in internships, placements and work on professional co-productions • **Extensive performance opportunities** including Exit Souls: The Drama Festival which showcases students’ work to a public audience each year • **International opportunity** through #DMUglobal where you will have the opportunity for a meaningful international experience