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Performing Arts (Dance & Musical Theatre) BTEC Level 3 90 Credit/Extended Diploma at West Cheshire College

Course description

A programme designed to ensure that all our students are fully equipped with the techniques, performance skills, disciplines and confidence they need to pursue a career as a professional dancer. Our past students are now performing worldwide as dancers, choreographers, teachers and Directors. 

As part of the programme you will study different dance disciplines including , Modern dance, Musical theatre Jazz dance, Classical ballet, Tap dance, contemporary dance, Street Jazz/Hip hop, Fitness for the performer and employability skills. 

All courses are led by fully qualified dance specialist tutors. (RAD /IDTA) Ensuring we provide the best training to our students, to pursue a professional performing career.

As part of the ”Advanced professional dancers course” there is the  option  to study  a teacher training programme and of course you will be represented and guided for professional work in your  final year.

We have fully equipped dance studios and a theatre on the campus.

If you are determined and want to pursue a career as a professional dancer, I look forward to meeting you in the future.

Entry requirements

Four GCSEs at grade C or above or successful completion of a Level 2 programme including English and maths. All applicants must also successfully complete either a musical theatre workshop and/or dance workshop.


You will be continually assessed throughout the programme.

How to apply

If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact West Cheshire College directly.

Last updated date: 03 May 2016
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