MA Theatre Directing

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Learn the craft of directing for the stage in practical and professionally controlled performance spaces.

Key Facts

Course Length:
2 years (full-time)

Scholarships and Bursaries

Faculty of Humanities and Performing Arts
Contact Name:
Dave Ainsworth
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Working with professional theatre directors you will learn how to control a rehearsal room and work collaboratively in order to create a performance piece. You will learn how to lead creatively and operate within the context of contemporary theatre. 

  • Theatre Directing Theory And Practice
  • Approaches To Directing 1: Script, Rehearsal & Performance
  • Approaches To Directing 2: Theatre Styles
  • The Assistant Director
  • The Directing Project

A mixture of Portfolio, Presentations and Director’s reports

Initial degree (2:1 or higher), non-graduate with professional experience in the field.