BA (Hons) Acting

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BA (Hons) Acting

This is professional actor training on the beautiful North Yorkshire Coast. Train with industry professionals from the start on the BA (Hons) Acting course at CU Scarborough, a unique partnership between the university and the SJT.

All tutors have freelance careers in industry as well as their work with you, so you can always ensure that you are receiving up to the minute industry-relevant information.

During this course you will receive rigorous actor training that prepares you for a career in Theatre, TV, Film, Radio and the ever emerging contexts of our industry. Special features such as Vlogging, Blogging, Motion Capture and Green Screening all help you gain confidence in these areas.

We train you to work as a professional and you'll leave with a full suite of skills, experiences and contacts that will allow you to be fully industry-ready.

We create work which challenges and inspires the next generation of theatre performers and makers. Come and join us to learn about a hugely rewarding industry that you can be a part of. We love to work with people who want to tell stories in their way and who have a variety of experiences. You may have thought that Actor training was never something you were able to do, but our industry experts will support you on your journey and help nurture your creativity.

Come and join us.

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CU Scarborough

Coventry University ranked No.13 UK University in the Guardian University Guide 2019 and was named University of the Year for Student Experience by the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

CU Scarborough is part of the Coventry University group. Students benefit from a variety of modern teaching facilities and a unique learning model, whilst also being able to enjoy the stunning Yorkshire coast location.

This course gives you opportunities to learn through doing. I have loved every minute of it and I have met some fantastic industry professionals
David Brown, 3rd Year Acting student

I am taking all of the opportunities and soaking up everything, there is so much to learn. Every day is different.
John Halkyard, Year 1 Acting Student

You get so many opportunities here that you wouldn’t get anywhere else. I am not scared to ask anything as everyone is so supportive and you are learning from really inspiring people.
Isabelle Barker, 3rd Year Acting student

We are so excited to welcome you to be the best performer that you can be. This course equips you with all the tools you need for a successful career in industry. We can’t wait for you to start that journey with us to see where it takes you.
Diana Logan, Course Leader: BA (Hons) Acting

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funded by
Arts Council England
Whitby-Scarborough-Filey Borough of Scarborough
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