Musical Theatre | UAL Diploma/Extended Diploma in Performing Arts (Musical Theatre) | Level 3
Why this course?
This course develops your skills in a diverse range of skills required for the musical theatre industry. You will take workshops in vocal technique and a variety of dance styles, as well as focusing on a broad range of acting skills.
Public performances take place in our main house theatre, working alongside production students and simulating industry practice and standards, to prepare you for a successful career or for further study at university-level. Industry-based projects and work experience opportunities are part of each course curriculum, enabling you to further develop the skills to progress to a career in this creative industry with the energy and confidence to thrive.
This Level 3 Diploma leads directly onto the second year, the Extended Diploma, where you will further develop your creative understanding and specialist skills, and gain the experience needed to progress to university or seek employment.
- Industry-standard rehearsal facilities
- Expert tutors with professional industry experience
- Perform in a professional theatre on campus
- Learn in a creative environment at a dedicated arts campus
To join this Level 3 course, you should have at least 4 GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above, preferably including English and maths, and you will be asked to perform an audition at interview.
If you do not have the above grades, you can start on one of the MET's Level 2 course in Production & Performance Arts.
- Acting styles
- Physical theatre
- Voice and singing
- Dance technique and performance
- Audition technique
- Vocal repertoire
- Choral and harmony work
Why this course?
Northbrook MET is highly regarded in the theatre industry as a provider of excellent training.
The MET's Theatre Arts department has a broad range of staff who are all practising artists and producers involved in the region's exciting theatre scene and they are here to help you realise your potential. Passionate about their areas of expertise, staff are committed to helping you to attain your learning goals and meet your personal aims.
One of the reasons you will love studying at Northbrook MET is the renowned creative facilities and atmosphere at our West Durrington Campus. It is a dedicated arts space, with the theatre courses running alongside music and art and design courses. You will collaborate with like-minded, passionate students and benefit from the various creative projects that take place, such as theatre shows, music gigs and art exhibitions. The campus is regularly used by professional creatives, which further highlights the quality of our industry-standard facilities.
Following completion of the Diploma (year 1) you can progress to the Extended Diploma (year 2).
On successful completion of the Extended Diploma, you could progress to a university-level course, either at the MET or at other universities, drama schools and conservatoires.
Related degrees at Northbrook MET include Musical Theatre, Dance and Acting.
- Musical theatre performer
- Voice over artist
- TV presenter
- Teacher/voice coach
- Session singer
This course is free (you do not have to pay fees) if:
- You are a UK citizen, hold EU Settlement Status or have a visa which could qualify you for home status.
- AND you are under 19 on 31 August in the year you are studying.
More information about fees for college courses and financial support for 16-19 year olds can be found here. Please speak to our Admissions team if you have any further queries: email@example.com | 01273 667704
Advanced Learner Loan
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Course is free if you meet the following criteria
If you will be aged 19-23 when your course begins and you have not already achieved a full Level 3 or higher, you may not have to pay any fees.