United Kingdom

Falmouth University

Woodlane, Falmouth, Cornwall, TR11 4RH, United Kingdom

Falmouth University

Theatre & Performance

This is an exciting course for imaginative artistes, actors, performers and theatre makers who are interested in creating new and original work for the theatre and other spaces. You will gain a thorough grounding in practical performance skills and production contexts whilst developing your own personal specialisations, collaborations and companies. You will be taught by some of the world’s most celebrated theatre companies and makers, enabling awareness and confidence within a broad range of performance contexts and opportunities. The course will nurture and enable students with diverse interests to participate in ensemble projects that will develop your individual talent and skill within a communal endeavour. Additionally, you will be given the opportunity to develop solo work and to create, maintain and develop your professional profile, CV and online presence. The Academy of Music and Theatre Arts (AMATA) is a working venue, offering a year-round public programme of diverse theatre, music, dance and other live and recorded events. You will have the benefit of working with the highly experienced resident technical team as well as incoming companies and practitioners. You will be an integral part of this highly creative, practical and professional world. AMATA has a long history of theatre practice outputs and its core theatre and dance team is made up of world class specialist theatre-makers and industry practitioners. Professional residencies at AMATA currently include companies such as Lone Twin, Belarus Free Theatre, Living Structures, Solo Performance Forum, Cheap Date and Simon Birch Dance. The course offers an ideal balance between practice and theory and incorporates lectures and seminars from some of the theatre world’s most distinguished academics. It offers a unique position to students, offering the benefits of conservatoire practice with the contextual knowledge of the academy

  • Qualification
    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)
  • Study mode
  • Duration
    3 years
  • Start date
  • Location
    Penryn Campus,Penryn