601–800 th
World University Rankings 2020
=50 th
University Impact Ranking 2019
151–200 th
Young University Rankings 2019
The Gateway, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE1 9BH, United Kingdom

Performing Arts

Performing Arts at DMU is a highly practical, distinctive course that immerses you in cutting-edge, interdisciplinary practice, preparing you to enter the 21st century Performing Arts industry. Incorporating many contemporary arts disciplines, including acting, dance, voice, physical theatre, music theatre, sound design and digital video, the course celebrates and interrogates the possibilities of live and digital arts in a range of performance contexts, from the traditional to the avant-garde. With a focus on making performance, you are supported to develop as individual, innovative artists, able to create, perform and manage yourselves, and others, within the national and international performing arts industries. • **Versatile approach** with a focus on making performance for a range of situations, including physical theatre, dramatic performance, digital sound and film, site specific, and contemporary music theatre • **International opportunity** through #DMUglobal where you will have the opportunity for a meaningful international experience, with a chance to spend a week abroad as artists-in-residence creating performance work • **100% of our Performing Arts** graduates from summer 2017 are in work or further study after graduating, according to the Destinations of Leavers from Higher Education (DLHE) 2016-17 report • **Excellent industry links** give the opportunity to do placements and work in professional work in professional collaborations with expert practitioners; previous visiting arts groups include Frantic Assembly and Imitating the Dog • **Your own specialist programme** constructed from a wide range of modules across three broad themes: Contemporary Performance; Digital Performance; Applied Arts and Education • **Mirror the Performing Arts industry** with the opportunity to work in an intensive project-based way • **Superb facilities** include spacious studios and fully equipped performance spaces, and the opportunity to make and perform work in venues across Leicester and internationally

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Leicester Campus,LeicesterEngland
  • Fees & Finances
  • EU Year 1 £9,250
  • England Year 1 £9,250
  • Northern Ireland Year 1 £9,250
  • Scotland Year 1 £9,250
  • Wales Year 1 £9,250
  • International Year 1 £13,250