We are delighted to be delivering an MA in Dance-Theatre in association with Coventry University, with a first cohort starting in January 2020. The course will be a unique opportunity to develop professional level dance-theatre making and performance skills in association with a professional dance-circus company with over 30 years experience in the industry.
- Open to students from a range of backgrounds including performing arts, dance, circus, theatre and choreography.
- Combines practical performance experience with Motionhouse, alongside research events and seminars with leading academics and industry professionals involved in production, project management and funding.
In choosing this course, you will join an established School of Media and Performing Arts known for industry-facing research- informed and practice-led provision. Split between the Coventry campus and the Motionhouse professional studios in Leamington Spa, you will have the opportunity to study with leading professionals in the field, thereby gaining insights, experience and knowledge in order to develop your own dance-theatre, choreographic and performance skills, industry skills and networks.
Dance-theatre, circus and spectacle is a growing and creative sector in the performing arts professional world. This course has been designed to prepare you to be innovative and adventurous performers, choreographers, educators and researchers. It aims to provide you with an advanced understanding and associated skills in performance techniques, choreography, teaching and production.
Your learning will be underpinned by development of the professional, interpersonal and communication skills needed to successfully work in dance-theatre and work as part of a team to maximise your own and each other’s skills, knowledge and creativity.
Providing you with industry relevant expertise and skill-sets this course will enable you to develop your profile as an independent practitioner working within a global performing arts context.
If you are interested in joining the course, you can sign up to one of our two exciting taster sessions on the 9th of November (11am – 1pm) and 19th of November (1:30pm – 3:30pm), taking place in Vitsoe, our creation and rehearsal space.