Drama at Hereford Academy
At KS4 we offer BTEC Performing Arts and GCSE Drama, both are extremely practical and allow students to explore sound, lighting, costume and make-up as well as gaining an understanding of the industry as a whole.
HOW WE DO IT AT THE HEREFORD ACADEMY
We are very passionate about performing and with a new state of the art performing space and studio there really is no better place to put on large scale performanceS. Apart from the designated class time, we offer a range of extra-curricular activities for students to get involved in, where they can enhance and home their skills further whatever they enjoy doing be it film making, acting, singing or front or technical engineering.
WHY WE ARE SUCCESSFUL
We create a safe and comfortable environment that is also an exciting place to perform.
WHY WE ARE PASSIONATE ABOUT THE SUBJECT
We strongly believe that the creative arts form the backbone of a student's development, supporting building of confidence, self esteem, discipline and understanding which will support their education and development across the subjects and indeed throughout life itself.
ETHOS OF THE TEAM
To provide high quality education that allows everyone not only to participate but to thoroughly enjoy their learning in a creative and happy environment.
TRIPS & ACTIVITIES
Regular theatre trips
Annual Cathedral concert
Musical theatre/drama performances
5 GCSEs grade A* - C or equivalent (BTEC/ OCR/ NVQ)
For some courses you will be required to undertake the enhanced
Criminal Record Bureau (CRB) checks and references will be requested
for ALL applicants.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Hereford Academy directly.