BA (Hons) Acting

Production photo from A Month in the Country

Key Features

  • Practical studio and rehearsal-based training in professional working conditions
  • Small class sizes
  • Established teaching team made up of experienced theatre professionals
  • Regular opportunities to work with visiting actors and directors
  • Core acting skills workshops exploring approaches to working through  improvisation, character, relationships and text
  • Practical projects focusing on the specific skills required for performing Shakespeare, comedy, musical theatre, experimental theatre, film, TV and radio
  • Opportunities to create and perform original work
  • Vocal skills classes focusing on effective physical techniques for performance as well as vocal physiology, dialect and accents
  • Specialist classes in singing technique, repertoire and musical theatre performance
  • Movement skills classes focusing on effective communication through the body including Alexander Technique and stage combat
  • Workshops preparing students for professional auditions for theatre and TV
  • Roles in five public performances selected from a wide and challenging repertoire
  • Showcase presentations to an invited audience of agents, casting directors and potential employers in Cardiff, London and New York (for American students) 
  • London Performance Week

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Validated by the University of South Wales.