This course explores the world of performing arts by furthering your understanding of a range of performance skills. You will focus on the essential techniques and disciplines needed for a career in dance and performing arts. The course will develop your skills in the main three dance disciplines of ballet jazz and contemporary alongside classes in tap and street dance. It will also allow you to gain essential skills in choreography.
As well as taking part in our rewarding performance workshops you will gain a valuable insight into the different career paths available to you through training in anatomy conditioning and safe practice dance for the commercial industry and dance appreciation. The course not only allows for your development within the specialism of dance training but also growth in your self-confidence communication employability and inter-personal skills. With the international recognition of this course, it may be possible for you to progress directly into employment.
- A holistic comprehensive training in the performing arts
- Practical performance techniques
- Creative practices
- Devising theatre
- Rehearsal processes
- Theoretical knowledge
How Course Is Assessed:
- Through practical demonstration and theoretical/research assignments
Number of Days per week:
- 4/5 days with self-directed study opportunities
- Must be physically able to take part fully in all practical and theoretical classes
- Based on practical audition we look for potential commitment energy and focus
English Proficiency Requirements:
Information on Test/Auditions/Interview Requirements:
The audition will take the form of three dance technique workshops (Ballet, Contemporary and Jazz), taught by the dance faculty at PASS. Candidates are required to wear dance kit (leotard, dance tights, ballet shoes and jazz shoes) for the workshops.
A discussion regarding the course will take place after the classes.; this will also be an opportunity for candidates to ask any questions that they may have. Candidates will have the opportunity to see the campus and meet current students to hear about their experience as a dance student at PASS.
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- HND Dance Artist
- HNC Musical Theatre
- BA Hons Dance
Cultured Mongrel Dance Theatre
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