University of Worcester

Dance Theatre University of Worcester Degree level: Undergraduate


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Course summary

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Our Dance Theatre BA will enable you to creatively explore ways of integrating contemporary dance and theatre. The course will give you exciting opportunities to develop your dance, performance and acting skills. You'll also extend your skill base to include the emerging forms of contemporary circus and aerial performance. The focus is on supporting your development as a creative practitioner, which will prepare you for a career in a range of performance contexts.

The collaborative nature of the course will also facilitate you in forming your own company. You'll have the opportunity to collaborate with musicians, playwrights and actors in the creation of your work. You will be working with professional theatre-makers throughout the course, and will have a number of opportunities to perform publicly. You'll also be able to develop your skills as a future dance theatre workshop leader and network with various dance and theatre organisations.

Launching in September 2020. Subject to approval .

Key features

  • Integration of dance and theatre in exciting new ways.

  • Opportunities to develop skills in circus, aerial and outdoor performance.

  • Attend technique classes in dance and performance.

  • Benefit from the application of theory into practice.

  • Interdisciplinary projects to create major productions.

  • Learn to lead or tutor other young dance/theatre-makers.

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Course details


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Assessment method

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How to apply

Application deadlines

If your application is completed by the following date, it’s guaranteed to be considered:

15 January

*If you apply after this deadline, universities or colleges don’t have to consider your application if they’ve filled their spaces, so the sooner you apply, the better!

Application codes

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Course code WW5K
Institution code W80
Campus name Main Site
Campus code -

This course may be available at alternative locations, please check if other course options are available

Points of entry

The following entry points are available for this course:

  • Year 1

Entry requirements

Qualification requirements

Qualification Offer Further information
UCAS Tariff 104 points

Fees and funding

Tuition fees

Channel Islands £9,250 * Year 1
EU £9,250 * Year 1
International £12,700 * Year 1
England £9,250 * Year 1
Northern Ireland £9,250 * Year 1
Scotland £9,250 * Year 1
Wales £9,250 * Year 1

*This is a provisional fee and subject to change.

Additional fee information

These fees are set by the University, but are subject to UK Government confirmation. The University expects to apply an inflationary increase to its published fee levels every academic year.

Provider information

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University of Worcester
Henwick Grove

Course contact details

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01905 855111

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