This varied course helps develop a sound base for becoming a confident all-round performer.
As well as going on trips and external workshops, you'll have the opportunity to perform on the main stage at Barking's Broadway Theatre!
You will study a range of units to develop your performance skills. Such as:
- Principles of Acting
- Developing movement skills
- Physical Theatre
- Developing Voice Skills
- Drama improvisation
- Classical Theatre
All performing Arts students study a broad range of skills to support development, Acting Specialists may
Assessments are done in a variety of ways which include: Practical rehearsals and Performances, written documents and presentations
4 GCSE’ A*- C or 4 or above
MUST Include English
If you do not have a drama GCSE A keen interest in Drama or performance and any extra curricula activities will support application.
You will also be asked to attend a taster session.
You'll explore play texts and perform from them, developing different approaches to acting through working with a range of practitioners.
You will have the opportunity to work with industry professionals both on site and at other venues.
There will a series of workshops & Performance at The Barbican as part of your work experience.
On successful completion of the course you will be able to go onto Extended Diploma in Performing Arts.