6 x 1-week practicals per semester
Admission into BCADR-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Drama)
Course context

Class contact hours will vary depending on rehearsal and performance schedules. Please contact topic coordinator for timetable details.

Practical work.
Topic description

This topic is designed to provide Drama Centre students with experience in theatre, television and film production. All students are required to take part in a major production.

Educational aims

This topic aims to:

  • Extend students' understanding of professional rehearsal techniques and practice
  • Provide students with the opportunity to apply their performance techniques to a fully staged production
  • Develop students' ensemble skills
  • Develop students' skills as conceptual as well as an interpretive artists by developing and staging a self-devised work
  • Develop students' theatrical imagination in terms of image and stage picture
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic you will be expected to be able to:

  1. Demonstrate professional rehearsal techniques and practice
  2. Show that you have improved your ability to work within an ensemble context
  3. Demonstrate a better capacity to enunciate and evaluate ideas in a group situation in a spirit of goodwill and creativity
  4. Demonstrate that you are able to convey in performance mode more complex intellectual and/or emotional ideas to an audience that extend on the work achieved in DRAP1020