The Bristol Institute of Performing Arts' emphasis on learning and training through practice offers an environment in which you will be able to take creative risks. You'll explore and nurture your skills to become leading triple threat performers, creatives, choreographers and theatre-makers that are responsive to the creative and entertainment industries. Through this intensive and rigorous three-year practical BA (Hons) degree in Musical Theatre, you will put your training into practice through an array of live briefs, theatrical productions, and immersive experiences.
The triple threat performer
Through practical Acting and Voice classes you will develop your individual performance skills building your voice, performance, dialogue, physicality, use of text and character development skills. Whether you're in Foundation, Intermediate or Advance Dance you'll be training at the level best suited to your ability. Weekly classes in Jazz, Ballet, Tap, Musical Theatre and Commercial/Contemporary, as well as fitness, balance, stamina, and strength will provide continuous opportunities for you to reflect, improve and discuss your dance progress and where appropriate change sets/groups to reflect your continuous dance development. Singing Technique is refined in practice through a diverse range of show styles, developing technical understanding, musicality, and confidence in solo/ensemble singing.