All modules are compulsory and build each year upon your knowledge and skills:
- The Complicit Actor
- The Roots of Theatre
- Academic Skills
- The Shakespearean Actor 1
- 20th Century Text in Performance
- The Shakespearean Actor 2
- Acting for Camera
You will be cast in a professionally produced and directed show, open to public audiences and is toured regionally.
- Popular Forms
- The Community Centred Actor
- The Creative Actor
- The Global Actor
- Contemporary Text in Performance
- The Actor's Specialism
You will be cast in a professionally directed production for a short international tour.
- Professional Profile
- New Writing in Performance
- Theatre Production
- The Working Actor
Your degree will culminate in a professionally directed and produced national tour, launching you into the industry.
This course has very strong industry links and will prepare you for working in a highly competitive market, with practical experience of alternative approaches to finding/creating work.
You will gain a degree, a working CV, a show reel, a voice reel, as well as numerous contacts with industry professionals, providing a strong network from which to launch your career.
Your working CV will be enhanced by touring professionally produced, directed, managed and designed performance under the company name The Actor's Wheel.
Led by Kevin Johnson, an associate artist for Theatre Royal Plymouth, the course team fosters creative minds and equips them with the practical skills to succeed as emerging professionals in the performance industry. As active professionals in the industry, the Acting BA teaching team possesses that valuable combination of theoretical knowledge and real-world involvement.