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Theatre A Level at Lytham Sixth Form College

Course description

This highly practical course has enabled past students to progress to undergraduate courses in acting, stage management, media, English and drama therapy, with other students having progressed to actor training at leading drama schools. There is also the option of progressing to specialist arts therapist, teacher or theatre technician training. The course combines practical workshops (with the teacher as director) with research and discussion style seminars. Learning mostly comprises a live theatre production, prescribed plays and excerpt performances in front of an external examiner. Potential students need to be aware that this course involves a demanding extra-curricular rehearsal schedule.

Entry requirements

In order to study this A level programme students must gain 5 GCSEs at grades A* - C or an equivalent full Level 2 qualification, including English Language or Maths and a grade B or Merit in an Art subject.


A Levels are assessed by a mixture of coursework and exams.

Financial information

You could be eligible for a 16-19 bursary to help with education-related costs.

Further information

When filling in your application, we would be grateful if you would supply all the information we ask for as clearly as possible.Remember to include:- your full name, address and a contact number- the full name of the course/qualifications you’re applying for- the qualifications you have and/or are currently studying, including your predicted grades or grades already achievedYou will be invited for an interview, which is an informal opportunity to discuss your chosen course.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Lytham Sixth Form College directly.

Last updated date: 10 September 2015
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