Performing Arts

Overview

Whether you want to be on stage or backstage, we have a range of courses to suite you.

Our creative courses are accredited by the University of the Arts, London. Students will become a member of our Lanfranc Theatre Company and have the opportunity to perform for real clients from the industry. 

Careers
  • Cruise Ship Entertainer
  • Theatre Designer
  • Director
  • Stage Manager
  • Actor / Dancer
Facilities

Teaching takes place in theatres, dance studios and workshops that are equipped to enable students to create professional-standard public performances both on and off stage.


Career Prospects

Actors, entertainers and presenters

Annual pay
£36,920
Workforce change
8%
Hours/week
46
Replacement
33%

The workforce is projected to expand by 8% over the period to 2024, adding 4,012 jobs. In the same period, 33% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 16,181 job openings.

Role description

Actors, entertainers and presenters sing, portray roles in dramatic productions, perform comedy routines, gymnastic feats and tricks of illusion, train animals to perform and perform with them, and introduce and present radio and television programmes.

Common tasks


News

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Contact us

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New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ