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Performance and design for theatre and screen

Close up of a colourful installation glowing in the dark
Close up of a colourful installation glowing in the dark
BA (Hons) 3D Effects for Performance and Fashion, Detail, Set design model by Stephanie, Show at Oxo Tower, Copyright holder: David Poultney

Develop skills in the world of theatre, film, performance and fashion. From acting to costume design, address traditional ideas with a contemporary energy.

Courses

  • Performer with a large headpiece of colourful balls and a translucent face mask
    Pre Degree: Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Performance by Ika Schwander, Foundation Show, © Martin Slivka

    Pre-degree  

    Hone your technical skills on a specialist route or choose an open curriculum. Gain the skills and knowledge you need to pursue a relevant degree.

  • Performer acting with a projection image on them
    Undergraduate: BA (Hons) Performance: Design and Practice, Performance and projections by Joseph Craig, Show 2, © John Sturrock

    Undergraduate  

    Work alongside industry experts as you develop your craft and build your knowledge. Gain the skills to define your own professional practice.

  • performer surrounded by a cloud of smoke
    Postgraduate: MA Costume Design for Performance, Interactive costume with steam by Daphne Karstens, Copyright holder: Alex Traylen

    Postgraduate  

    Take your studies to the next level as you develop specialist skills with a particular focus. Further your career as you deepen your research.

  • Performer in casual clothes lying on the floor with their arms stretched above them
    Short Courses: Acting and Performance, Lauren Derry performing in the studio, Copyright holder: Alys Tomlinson

    Short courses  

    Get a taste of this subject area as you learn applicable skills in courses such as Costume Design and Acting.

Facilities

  • Boy in studio surrounded by sketches
    Camberwell, Foundation Diploma in Art and Design, Andy Valencia working in the studio, Case study, Copyright holder: Alys Tomlinson

    Camberwell College of Arts

    Discover our workshops and facilities for performance and design for theatre and screen at Camberwell College of Arts

  • Girl working in studio, adjusting a garment on a mannequin
    CSM, BA (Hons) Performance: Design and Practice, Natalie Higgins working in the Studio, Copyright holder: Alys Tomlinson

    Central Saint Martins

    Discover our workshops and facilities for performance and design for theatre and screen at Central Saint Martins

  • Girl painting a model of a head in studio
    CSM, BA (Hons) Performance: Design and Practice, Natalie Higgins working in the Studio, Copyright holder: Alys Tomlinson

    London College of Fashion

    Discover our workshops and facilities for performance and design for theatre and screen at London College of Fashion

  • Girl working on a male figure in clay
    CSM, BA (Hons) Performance: Design and Practice, Natalie Higgins working in the Studio, Copyright holder: Alys Tomlinson

    Wimbledon College of Arts

    Discover our workshops and facilities for performance and design for theatre and screen at Wimbledon College of Arts

Graduate Showcase

Get inspired by work from our most recent performance and design for theatre and screen graduates.

Visit the Showcase.

Close up of a colourful costume with lots of feathers and fur.
BA (Hons) 3D Effects for Performance and Fashion, Close up, Costume with feathers and fur by Stephanie Shaw, Show at Oxo Tower, Copyright holder: David Poultney Caption

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