Rose Bruford College of Theatre & Performance

Course Introduction

Why choose this course?

* From Bradford to Broadway, actor-musicianship is now part of mainstream theatre culture, whilst remaining connected to its roots in the alternative theatre movement.

* This unique MA offers you the opportunity to explore how to integrate the skills of music-making and acting in performance. Equipping you to create and perform work that contains the visceral power and poetry synonymous with actor-musicianship.

* Rose Bruford College was the first to develop an actor-musician training course and is regarded as the world-leader in this field with a long history of graduates working at the forefront of this area of theatre practice.

* Explore how musical and acting processes can interrelate and feed each other.

Employability & Industry

The course seeks to create a diverse and international cohort who can enrich each other?s learning and create new and surprising work for all sorts of audiences, in all sorts of places.

Duration & Attendance Qualification Tuition fees Fee type
2 years
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £14,500 Home Fees
2 years
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £14,500 European Fees
2 years
Full Time
MA - Master of Arts £18,500 Overseas Fees

Qualifications required:

  • Domestic entry requirements: Applicants need to have a first degree in music, acting or related field/equivalent professional work or equivalent professional or life experience.
  • International entry requirements: Students need to have to have an IELTS score of 6.0 or GCSE. C+ equivalent.
  • IELTS score: 6