Routes to Performance Industries Level 1

Arts, Media and Publishing

Arts, Media and Publishing
Arts, Media and Publishing
We are only accepting one application per candidate.

What will you be working towards?

Code R02SPL1MPP101
Qualification Type National Diploma (BTEC)
Qualification Level Level 1
Course type Full Time

Overview

This 'Routes to’ Performance industries Level 1, is an exciting course for those who are interested in a career in performance-related sectors. This course demonstrates what necessary skills and qualities you need to acquire to begin a successful route through the performing arts sector.

You will discover the world of performing arts and how this area of our society ticks, what jobs are available and how they all work together to make one of the most successful and vibrant industries out there. You will build skills and confidence in basic performance skills such as how to read and perform scripts, handle your body and voice to get the best out of them and to emphasise and explore what is unique about you. There will be opportunities to present your ideas and perform alongside others in your class.

You will also study an appropriate English and maths qualification and develop transferable employability and communication skills.

Details

  • How working as a team in is essential in the performance industry
  • How effective music can complement performance
  • How effective ‘tableaus’ (a group of models or motionless figures) can be in performance, relating to different physical levels onstage and distance between actors
  • Stage fighting workshops and Commedia Dell’Arte (Comedy of Craft) training and awareness in delivery
  • Classic literature ranging from Greek theatre, Victorian stories to modern day short stories
  • Study an appropriate English and maths qualification and develop transferable employability and communication skills.
  • Acting skills
  • Lighting
  • Communications with an audience
  • Performance and production skills
  • Contextual research into performing arts

How will it be delivered?

Your course assessments may include:
  • Practical assessments
  • Course work
  • Q&As

Your next steps...

Further education in Performing Arts including Level 2 Performing Arts on either the performance, acting pathway or dance/musical theatre pathway.