News

Wednesday 09 November 2016

James Lee: The Arena Theatre Prize Awarded for Outstanding Performance in BA (Hons) Drama: Q&A

We’ve caught up with BA (Hons) Drama graduate James Lee who has been awarded The Arena Theatre Prize for Outstanding Performance.

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Friday 14 October 2016

Cait Hodgkiss: Graduation Prize Winner

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!

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Monday 26 September 2016

Amy Evans: The Joseph Carvill Memorial Award for Excellence in Musical Theatre Vocal Studies

We’ve caught up with BA (Hons) Musical Theatre graduate Amy Evans who has been awarded The Joseph Carvill Memorial Award!

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Friday 23 September 2016

Abigail Baker: The Worfield Charity Concert Prize for Best Solo Pop Performance

We’ve caught up with BMus (Hons) Popular Music graduate Abigail Baker who has been awarded The Worfield Charity Concert Prize!

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Friday 23 September 2016

Abbie Rai: The Musical Theatre Course Prize for the Highest Musical Theatre Degree Classification

We’ve caught up with BA (Hons) Musical Theatre graduate Abbie Rai who has been awarded The Musical Theatre Course Prize!

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Friday 10 June 2016

Musical Theatre students celebrate new writing

First year students performed an exciting evening of new musical theatre in Debut, a concert featuring twenty-five songs by twelve composers and lyricists

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Friday 10 June 2016

Musical Theatre students go on tour with celebrated international singer

Four University of Wolverhampton musical theatre degree students were chosen to be part of a choir touring with international recording star, Josh Groban, recently.

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Friday 13 May 2016

MSc Music Technology students visited by two industry heavyweights!

Students on the Music Technology programme have had the opportunity to work with two top-level record producers.

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Monday 11 April 2016

Contemporary Music for All festival

Our students took part in the Contemporary Music for All (CoMA) Festival over the weekend of 5-6 March.

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Monday 11 April 2016

Success at the National Choir of the Year

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.

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Monday 11 April 2016

Gary Bromham visits Music Technology

Music Technology and Popular Music degree courses were treated to a masterclass taken by record producer and songwriter Gary Bromham.

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Monday 04 April 2016

Claire Karpodini: The Dean's Prize for Excellence in Masters Performance: Q&A

We’ve caught up with MSc Dance Science graduate Claire Karpodini...

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Tuesday 01 March 2016

Drama students in Birmingham Rep Student Showcase.

Students from all years of our Drama and Musical Theatre courses were involved in a prestigious showcase of work at the Birmingham Rep

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Wednesday 03 February 2016

West End star gives students a masterclass to remember

Final-year Musical Theatre students enjoyed a one-off experience last month as seasoned West End performer Matt Rawle visited The Performance Hub

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Thursday 07 January 2016

Drama students perform at Black Country Living Museum

Final-year BA (Hons) Drama students performed five pieces of site specific museum theatre at the Black Country Living Museum.

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Wednesday 23 December 2015

West End star offers students dance and acting tips

First year Musical Theatre students were given dance tips by acclaimed actor and dancer, Layton Williams, when he delivered an intensive workshop recently.

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Tuesday 08 December 2015

Music students visit London

Last month undergraduates from all years of our BMus Music course and also our MMus Music went on a research visit to London.

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Tuesday 08 December 2015

Job offers for our Music Technology graduates

Third year students on the Music Technology programme have been offered interviews and training by a leading provider of entertainment lighting, sound and AV.

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Monday 16 November 2015

Dance graduate success

We are always happy to hear back from our graduates and we encourage them to stay in touch after they graduate, here's some updates!

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Wednesday 14 October 2015

As seen on TV

Musical maestro Gareth Malone used our cutting edge facilities at the Performance Hub to get singers performance-ready in his new BBC series, The Naked Choir.

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Tuesday 22 September 2015

Graduate opens new Dance School

Emma Bate graduated in September 2014 with a BA (Hons) in Dance and in little over a year she has gone from graduate to opening her very own dance studio!

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Wednesday 19 August 2015

Faculty helps out Central Youth Theatre’s crowdfunding campaign

Faculty helps out Central Youth Theatre’s crowd funding campaign

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Wednesday 19 August 2015

Drama graduates get a taste of theatre life

Recent graduates from BA (Hons) Drama have been taking part in the REP theatre’s graduate springboard week.

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Friday 10 July 2015

Musical Theatre students go International

Musical Theatre students go International

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Tuesday 19 May 2015

Design Exhibition held by second year Drama students

Design Exhibition held by second year Drama students

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Thursday 14 May 2015

Musical Theatre Students on Stage!

Musical Theatre students are busy with their final year productions and are performing to sell-out audiences.

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Tuesday 12 May 2015

Music lecturer wins award for DVC Outstanding Achievement Award

Music lecturer wins award for DVC Outstanding Achievement Award at Student Union Teaching Awards

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Tuesday 19 May 2015

Musical Theatre West Midlands launches Composer Lab

Musical Theatre West Midlands launches Composer Lab

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Friday 17 April 2015

Third year Music students hosted a non-stop 24 hour live music marathon

Third year Music students hosted a non-stop 24 hour live music marathon at the Performance Hub.

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Wednesday 04 March 2015

Palladio by Karl Jenkins performed by Music students

University of Wolverhampton, Performing Arts students performed 'Palladio' by Karl Jenkins, accompanying an A Level Dance piece of a George Salter Academy student.

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Wednesday 04 March 2015

Black Country Jazz Youth Orchestra

Black Country Jazz Youth Orchestra, musicians provided from Dudley, Sandwell and Wolverhampton Music Hub

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Monday 16 February 2015

Telford Dance Showcase by 3rd year Dance students

Final year Dance students perform at the eighth annual Telford Dance Showcase at Oakengates Theatre, Telford.

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Wednesday 11 February 2015

The School of Performing Arts welcomes a new member of staff, Richard Glover

Richard Glover is a composer and writer on new music, and joins the School of Performing Arts teaching in composition, musicology and performance.

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Monday 31 October 2016

Popular Music Graduate Paul Asbridge is Entertaining the Nation!

We caught up with BA (Hons) Popular Music graduate Paul Asbridge to find out more about his company, Entertainment Nation, and life after university.

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Tuesday 29 November 2016

Musical Theatre Graduate finds success on the West End Fringe

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.

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