Edinburgh Napier University

Degree level: Postgraduate

Acting for Stage and Screen (Taught)

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Course summary

An unrivalled opportunity to develop your stage and screen acting skills in the world’s greatest festival city. Our 2-year MFA is a unique vocational training that offers you a full run in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival at the end of your first year and extensive screen acting work and showreel opportunities in your second year. You will be training within a vibrant, interdisciplinary postgraduate community of film and theatre directors as well as screenwriters and playwrights. Classes are delivered by staff with extensive industry experience and our programme is respected within the profession. Our graduates have been featured on Netflix, Starz, BBC, Amazon Prime, Channel 4, and ITV, as well as working at the Royal National Theatre, The Traverse, the Lyceum Theatre, Dundee Rep, Bard in the Botanics, London Regent’s Park Open Air theatre, and have been nominated for Olivier and Ian Charlson Awards.

Course details

Modules

Acting: Contemporary Scenes Acting: Heightened Text and Style Festival Preview Festival Production Festival Workshop Performance Skills

Assessment method

Your assessments will be based on a variety of practical performances and are the culmination of workshops and focused rehearsals, supported by tutorials.


Entry requirements

The entry requirement for this course is a Bachelor (Honours) Degree at 2:2 or above, preferably with a background in Drama or Humanities. We may also consider lesser qualifications if you have sufficient professional work experience within the industry.


English language requirements

TestGradeAdditional details
IELTS (Academic)7IELTS 7.0 overall with no component below 7.0

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

No fee information has been provided for this course

Additional fee information

For Tuition Fee information please visit the specific course page on our website - https://www.napier.ac.uk/study-with-us/postgraduate
Acting for Stage and Screen at Edinburgh Napier University - UCAS