A Level Drama and Theatre Studies
Drama and Theatre Studies is a highly practical course which explores the creative processes of theatre making from the perspectives of an audience member, performer, designer and director. Through the exploration of set texts and live performance, you will develop your performance, creative, critical and analytical skills.
You will be a part of our Bury College School of Performance, where you will have the opportunity to take part in a wide range of performances, showcases and enrichment activities.
You will attend the theatre at least twice with college - possibly visiting London’s National Theatre and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. We also offer the opportunity for students to gain LAMDA performance qualifications in Acting and/or Musical Theatre.
- You must obtain a minimum of six GCSE grades. These must include 4/5 in English Language and mathematics (minimum combined total of 9 points).
- A minimum of two additional GCSEs at grade 4 or higher.
- As well as a minimum of two additional GCSEs at grade 5 or higher.
In addition to these entry requirements, you must have GCSE English grade 9-5 (A*-C) and evidence of an interest in the theatre and a successful audition.