Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

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Professional Acting – Foundation Degree

This Foundation Degree level programme provides students with advanced level skills and knowledge in Acting for all media including Theatre, Television, Film and radio.

It is a predominantly vocational course with high contact hours concentrating on core skills in Acting, Voice, Movement and Singing in the first year. The second year and final year consists of three full productions in theatres and other venues within Bristol.

Students also produce high quality short films and broadcast radio standard pieces for showreel and promotional purposes and perform in a London Showcase in front of industry gatekeepers as an annual event.

Core classes in technical skills are maintained throughout the final year alongside industry specific training in professional development and audition skills.

Applications to this course are via UCAS Conservatoires. For more information about this course and how to apply, visit the school course page.

Awarding body

University of the West of England

School contact details

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School
2 Downside Road
Bristol BS8 2XF

Tel +44 (0)117 973 3535