Musical Theatre BTEC Level 3 Extended Certificate at City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College
Learn practical performance skills in dance, drama and music. You will have opportunities to develop not only your performance skills, but also your confidence and social resilience. We have excellent facilities and a commitment to providing the best performance and musical theatre training in Staffordshire.
Topics you will study:
• Singing Skills for Dancers and Actors
• The Healthy Performer
• Dance technique and choreography
• Creating and performing in a Christmas Variety Show
• Creating a children’s storytelling festival for a local primary school.
• Learning how to prepare for auditions
• Learning event manage skills in planning a show from conception to curtain down.
Four GCSEs grade A-C, preferably including Maths and English. This is a guideline rather than a requirement and the college will create a programme most suitable for you as an individual.
Awarding Body: Edexcel
Assessment: Coursework 100%
Results 2016: 100%
This course is free to students aged 16-19 years old
You will develop the key skills and confidence you need to go onto a range of performing arts disciplines either at Higher Education level or the world of work. Many of our students regularly achieve places in some of the best institutions in the country such as Lippa and the Laban Centre, as well as many of them going on to become performance teachers themselves. This course is an excellent introduction to a wide range of progression routes such as technical theatre; event management; marketing; directing; writing and stage management, as well as the acting, dance and musical theatre performance routes.
To find out more about this qualification, contact us, ask your Careers Personal Adviser in school or speak to your teachers. Attend a college Open Evening and chat to our teaching staff, college careers staff and Liaison Team
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact City of Stoke-on-Trent Sixth Form College directly.