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Actor Musicianship

Rose Bruford College

Master
13 months
Duration
18500 GBP/year
15000 GBP/year
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About

This brand new, year-long vocational MA builds on and extends the work developed on our ground-breaking BA (Hons) Actor Musicianship programme at Rose Bruford College, drawing on our strong links to theatre makers, directors, choreographers, writers, musical directors and performers involved in the development of this innovative area of theatre practice.

Overview

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.

Programme Structure

  • 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.

Lecturers

  • Jeremy Harrison, Programme Director

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 13 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

120 ECTS

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7

Other requirements

General requirements

  • First degree in music, acting or related field/equivalent professional work or equivalent professional or life experience.
  • Admission by audition/workshop and interview.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    18500 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 18500 GBP per year and a duration of 13 months.
  • EU/EEA

    15000 GBP/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 15000 GBP per year and a duration of 13 months.

Funding

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