Performing Arts (Musical Theatre) Level 3
Great Yarmouth Campus
Specialist training in all aspects of acting, dance and singing. Although all areas of performing arts are covered in lesson time you will be encouraged to work to your strengths and career aspirations alongside developing new and existing skills.
At East Coast College (Gt. Yarmouth) you will have the chance to develop your talents and ensure you get the very BEST full time performing arts training in the area, in the very best environment.
Our staff are supportive and fully qualified, professional practitioners in drama, dance and musical theatre, having worked and still working in the industry and we have industry contacts ensuring you get the best possible training, advice and guidance for your future careers.
Over 20 years of experience and with former students working in the industry worldwide there is no better place to be if you are serious about a performing arts career!
A supportive environment to take you to the next level …..
A successful audition and 4 GCSEs 9- 4 ideally including Maths & English, or you will have completed the OCR Level 2 in Performing Arts at merit grade.
This course would suit anyone with a passion for performing and an interest in a future performance/production based career in the incredibly diverse performing arts industry. It will suit those wanting to develop and extend existing performance skills, whether as an actor, dancer or singer and give you the opportunity for specialist knowledge and training to improve your progression and enhance career prospects.
You will be assessed through both practical and theory based assignment work often built into performance projects covering a range of different performing arts disciplines.
90% practical based studio work through group performance projects with some classroom based theory work to back up practical activities covering a range of different performing arts disciplines.
All work is internally assessed by specialist subject tutors and grades are both internally and externally verified by a lead verifier. Students are assessed and supported throughout the two year course with formative and final grading on each unit
Many of our former students have progressed to degrees (BA) and performance diplomas in acting, dance, musical theatre and technical theatre at nationally recognised stage schools and universities. Students have studied at prestigious colleges and universities including Guildford School of Acting, Italia Conti, Rose Bruford, East 15, Colchester Institute and Arts Educational
This course can lead to employment within the performing arts industry as an actor, dancer, singer or a combination of all three as a musical theatre (triple threat) performer in regional, national and international theatre, TV, film and entertainment teams.
Other employment areas of the industry could include performance production, directing, arts administration, choreography, teaching, arts administration and a host of other related jobs