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Performing Arts at Sir John Gleed School

Course description

This course provides two years of stimulating and dynamic training which will enable students to pursue a professional career in the highly demanding and constantly evolving world of Performing Arts. Our team of dedicated staff recognises each individual’s needs,

Course content:

Mandatory (core) units:

  • Performance Workshop
  • Performing Arts Business
  • The Historical Context of Performance
  • Rehearsing for Performance
  • Performing to an Audience
  • Musical Theatre Performance

Optional Units include:

  • Auditions for Actors
  • Principles of Acting
  • Singing Skills for Actors and Dancers
  • Dance Performance
  • Arts in the Community

Entry requirements

Entry requirements

At least 5 GCSE’s at grade A* - C, preferably including English and successful audition

Future opportunities

Progression routes:

Further study

This course provides a springboard to a university degree, foundation degree or to a leading drama school.

To work

The Performing Arts industry offers many work opportunities in performance, theatre staff, funding organisations, production companies and arts administration.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Sir John Gleed School directly.

Last updated date: 14 July 2014

Key information

  • Start date: Next September
  • Duration: 2 years