Taught through vocational training, practice research and project work, it aims to develop interdisciplinarity as a core theatre making tool, with a focus on innovation and work that responds to audience, place and space.
Why choose this Actor Musicianship course?
- From Bradford to Broadway, actor-musicianship at Rose Bruford College is now part of mainstream theatre culture, whilst remaining connected to its roots in the alternative theatre movement.
- This unique MA offers you the opportunity to explore how to integrate the skills of music-making and acting in performance. Equipping you to create and perform work that contains the visceral power and poetry synonymous with actor-musicianship.
- Rose Bruford College was the first to develop an actor-musician training course and is regarded as the world-leader in this field with a long history of graduates working at the forefront of this area of theatre practice.
- Explore how musical and acting processes can interrelate and feed each other.
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- This course offers an intensive and in-depth exploration of how musical and acting processes can interrelate and feed each other.
- Creating work that is both music as theatre and theatre as music.
- The programme’s strong ties to industry partners will be further enhanced by an exploration of place, space and community.
- Asking how this most inclusive of theatre forms can continue to engage audiences of all ages; developing and building on the origins of the actor-musician movement as an alternative and progressive theatre form, with a history of creating surprising and engaging live theatre experiences in all sorts of places and spaces.
- Jeremy Harrison, Programme Director
- 13 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- StartingApplication deadline not specified.
DisciplinesMusic Theatre & Dance View 175 other Masters in Theatre & Dance in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- First degree in music, acting or related field/equivalent professional work or equivalent professional or life experience.
- Admission by audition/workshop and interview.
International18500 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 18500 GBP per year and a duration of 13 months.
EU/EEA15000 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 15000 GBP per year and a duration of 13 months.
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