BA (Hons) — 2024 entry Applied and Contemporary Theatre

Our Applied and Contemporary Theatre BA (Hons) at the Guildford School of Acting (GSA) is designed to train tomorrow’s theatre-makers, who aspire to use theatre to build communities and influence social change.  You will learn how to devise, produce and direct theatre, work creatively in a range of settings and become the next generation of performance artists, activists and creative entrepreneurs. 

Key course information

Start date
September 2024
Full time
3 years
UK fees
Overseas fees
UCAS code
Stag Hill
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Why choose
this course?

Our BA (Hons) Applied and Contemporary Theatre course is designed to train theatre makers of the future, who aspire to use theatre to build communities and influence social change. Applied theatre utilises drama to discover, learn and share the issues and themes that concern communities and spotlight social inequalities. This course engages with contemporary politics. It not only asks how can we make theatre, but why do we make theatre, and what is it that you want to say through performance.

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