The School of Performing Arts offers quality programmes of study at both undergraduate and postgraduate level. Our programmes are highly respected by employers and provide graduates with a ‘gateway’ into the world of employment or further study.
Our researchers in Performing Arts are involved in a wide range of initiatives and are developing a national and international reputation for excellence in this field.
Students on the Music Technology programme have had the opportunity to work with two top-level record producers.
Simon Hodson graduated with a BA (Hons) degree in Musical Theatre in 2014. He has recently played the role of Gringoire on the West End fringe in Musical of the Year.
First year students performed an exciting evening of new musical theatre in Debut, a concert featuring twenty-five songs by twelve composers and lyricists
We’ve caught up with BA (Hons) Musical Theatre graduate Abbie Rai who has been awarded The Musical Theatre Course Prize!
We’ve caught up with BA (Hons) Musical Theatre graduate Amy Evans who has been awarded The Joseph Carvill Memorial Award!
We’ve caught up with BMus (Hons) Music graduate Cait Hodgkiss who has been awarded The Worfield Charity Concert Prize for Best Final Project in Music and Popular Music!
Music Technology and Popular Music degree courses were treated to a masterclass taken by record producer and songwriter Gary Bromham.
The Howling Wolves Chamber Choir was elected 'Choir of the Day’ at the auditions of the National Choir of the Year at the Warwick Arts Centre on 19 March.
We’ve caught up with BMus (Hons) Popular Music graduate Abigail Baker who has been awarded The Worfield Charity Concert Prize!
We’ve caught up with BA (Hons) Drama graduate James Lee who has been awarded The Arena Theatre Prize for Outstanding Performance.
We caught up with BA (Hons) Popular Music graduate Paul Asbridge to find out more about his company, Entertainment Nation, and life after university.
The School of Performing Arts has an impressive history shaped by contemporary arts practice. Based in the landmark Performance Hub at Walsall Campus the School not only offers industry-standard equipment and magnificent rehearsal and performance spaces, but also boasts All-Steinway status, one of the first universities in the UK to do so. Read the School of Performing Arts brochure.
At the School of Performing Arts we are always pleased to talk to businesses about the range of business support, advice and expertise that the School of Performing Arts can offer. This could be anything, from providing a work-placement student to a student consultancy project, management training or a Knowledge Transfer Partnership to grow your business. Read more about our links with industry
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