Performing Arts & Dance

  • Acting techniques
  • Movement skills
  • Musical theatre
  • Devising projects
  • Singing
  • Dance
  • Production arts skills
  • Performance workshops all designed to help improve your skills, confidence and performance ability.
  • Entry requirements

    4 GCSEs grade 3 (grade D) or above preferably including both English & maths or a relevant Level 1 qualification.

  • Who is the course for?

    This one year course is for anyone with and an interest in learning more about the Performing Arts. Whilst experience is useful, we welcome anyone with an enthusiasm and passion for the subject area.

  • Study methods

    Throughout the year you will discover your strengths as a performer whilst finding out more about professionalism and the industry itself. You will study rehearsal, performance and production skills in a course designed to help you progress to the next step. Each term you will work towards a performance project designed to develop you as a performer and showcase your talents.

  • How is the course assessed?

    You will be assessed in regular performances taking place at 'Praxis Theatre' (the college’s very own theatre) or at other exciting venues such as local schools when learning about theatre for children and at external professional theatres such as The Beck. Alongside performing you will create scrapbooks and keep an online blog to document your journey as you prepare for each performance.

  • Where Next – Job Opportunities

    Successful students can work in a range of roles, these may include working in creative industries such as performing, directing, choreographing, teaching, script writing, producing, designing or working in arts management and administration.

  • Where Next – Further Studies

    UAL Level 3 Diploma/Extended Diploma in Performing Arts, specialising in Acting, Dance or Music.

  • How to apply

    To apply for a course choose one of these methods:

    >> Online - click the Apply Now button, fill out the form and submit
    >>Post - download an application form here , or use the form in the prospectus. Fill it out and return it to:
    Student Records/Admissions, Uxbridge College, Park Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 1NQ.

    When we have received your application we will contact you to arrange an interview time.

Course starting Sep 2024

Starts 2 September 2024

Duration 1 Year(s)

Location Hayes Campus

Days/Time Monday-Friday
09:00 - 17:00