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Masters in Performance in the UK

Study Performance Masters Programmes

Performance as a degree focuses on the study and practice of various forms of artistic expression, including acting, dance, music, and other performing arts. It offers students an opportunity to develop their talents and skills, honing their artistic abilities to engage and entertain audiences.

Studying Performance nurtures creativity, discipline, and dedication to the art form. It provides a platform for self-expression and encourages students to push the boundaries of their artistic abilities. Graduates often find fulfilment in captivating audiences, sharing their passion for the performing arts, and contributing to the cultural enrichment of society. A degree in Performance opens doors to various opportunities in the artistic realm, allowing individuals to pursue their dreams and make a meaningful impact in the world of performing arts.

Graduates of a master's degree in Performance will have advanced expertise and artistic mastery in their chosen area of specialisation within the performing arts. This degree is suitable for those seeking to deepen their skills as professional performers or aspiring to become educators or directors in the field.

Your master's degree program will focus on advancing your artistic capabilities, and you may have opportunities to collaborate with established artists, create original performances, or conduct research in the field of performing arts. Modules you study could include:

  • Advanced Acting and Character Development
  • Contemporary Dance and Choreographic Processes
  • Performance Pedagogy and Education
  • Performance Research and Practice
  • Directing and Staging Productions

Study in the UK

The UK is a popular destination for international students who want to study abroad. With a wide range of universities offering a variety of courses, there are so many opportunities that students might not be able to find elsewhere. Each university will pride itself on offering high quality education from leading teaching professionals. A qualification gained in the UK will be well regarded across the globe, making an education in the UK a great investment in your future. As well as this, there are many highly ranked universities in the UK, around 17 of which are consistently appearing in the top 100 of the QS World University Rankings.

Masters in Performance in the UK in 2024

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Swansea University United Kingdom

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Faculty of Engineering and Physical Sciences, University of Leeds United Kingdom

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Hartpury University United Kingdom

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Performance – Physical Acting MA

University of Kent United Kingdom

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Management and Human Resource Management MSc

Cranfield School of Management United Kingdom

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Music Performance Studies MA

University of Sheffield United Kingdom

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Performance MMus, PG Dip

Bangor University United Kingdom

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Building Performance Engineering MSc

University of Nottingham United Kingdom

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Performance MA

Liverpool Hope University United Kingdom

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