MA Acting for Stage, Screen & Radio, M.A.

  • Application Deadline
  • 12 months
    Duration
  • English (schedule IELTS)
    Language
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At Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, we offer an exceptional environment in which to pursue a professional acting course. Our established teaching team is made up of highly experienced professional practitioners, who will help you develop the physical and emotional resources to enable you to respond to the wide ranging demands of the contemporary acting professions. 

About

This innovative and challenging programme, Acting for Stage, Screen & Radio offers from Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama offers graduates and those with relevant experience the opportunity to pursue an intensive vocational acting course which culminates in the realisation of original work for public performance.

The aim of this highly intensive programme is to enable students to establish and sustain a successful career in theatre, television, film and radio. The college has a strong reputation within the industry for producing confident and versatile performers who are able to respond well to the demands of the contemporary acting profession. The programme encompasses a series of practical workshops to introduce the fundamental methods available to actors through improvisation, character and
relationship-based work. There are also classes in specialist movement and vocal skills, and stage combat. A period of intensive rehearsals culminates in public performances and official showcase presentations in Cardiff and London, which provide opportunities for students to perform to agents, casting directors and other potential employers. Central to the award of the Masters qualification is the creation and realisation of an original piece of work for performance.

Programme Structure

Courses:
  • Acting Skills
  • Vocal Skills
  • Movement Skills
  • Public Performance

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 12 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

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English Language Requirements

This programme requires students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Schedule IELTS

Academic Requirements

Selection is made on the basis of audition. Typically, candidates should have completed an undergraduate programme.

For international students recognised equivalent qualifications are accepted.

We also consider applicants with no formal qualifications who have an exceptional level of practical ability.

Candidates for whom English is not a first language are required to demonstrate a level of fluency appropriate to professional acting training.

Tuition Fee

  • International Applies to you

    21156 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 21156 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • EU/EEA Applies to you

    10750 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 10750 GBP per year and a duration of 12 months.
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Living costs for Cardiff

  • 628 - 1070 GBP/month
    Living Costs

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