Certificate Program in Performing Arts in Europe

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Performing Arts

A certificate is an academic document that provides proof of educational requirements. It may qualify a student for higher education or may indicate that the student is proficient in a certain subject or skill set.

Studies in performing arts encompass both the academic and practical fields of music, theater and dance. From theater history to advanced choreography, the field of performing arts lends a wide lens of study for a variety of students.

Europe is the sixth largest continent and includes 47 countries and assorted dependencies, islands and territories. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea to the south, Asia to the east, and the Atlantic Ocean to the West.

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Directing Certificate

London Film Academy
Campus 5 days August 2018 United Kingdom London

Our Directing Certificate will illuminate the director’s role and enable you to build the necessary skills to direct a film. Guided by experienced filmmaking professionals, this intense 5-day course will introduce the concepts of visual storytelling, analyse your approach with actors and enhance your communication skills, allowing you to express your creativity in the most effective way. The workshops culminate in the opportunity to direct a short film project in an industry-standard setting, with professional actors. [+]

Our Directing Certificate will illuminate the director’s role and enable you to build the necessary skills to direct a film. Guided by experienced filmmaking professionals, this intense 5-day course will introduce the concepts of visual storytelling, analyse your approach with actors and enhance your communication skills, allowing you to express your creativity in the most effective way. The workshops culminate in the opportunity to direct a short film project in an industry-standard setting, with professional actors.

This in-depth, intensive training provides an informative, hands-on, introduction to the world of directing films.

Overview Duration: 5 days

Our Directing Certificate is a specialised and intensive course, aimed at aspiring film directors who are looking to hone their craft in an innovative and professional environment or prepare themselves for their next filmmaking project.... [-]


Music Course Cert HE - Guitar Course

London Centre Of Contemporary Music
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The one year Guitar course Cert HE (Music Performance) at LCCM is ideal for capable musicians who want a programme that focuses on developing instrumental technique, theoretical knowledge and technical performance skills. The course includes one to one Guitar lessons... [+]

The one year Guitar course Cert HE (Music Performance) at LCCM is ideal for capable musicians who want a programme that focuses on developing instrumental technique, theoretical knowledge and technical performance skills. The course includes one to one Guitar lessons.

The LCCM one year Guitar course Cert HE (MP) focuses on practical music making to help you become a better Guitar player:

Instrumental techniques, concepts and approaches including one-to-one lessons Performance experience playing at leading music venues in London Repertoire development Harmony and Theory Ear Training

The Cert HE Music Performance programme has the same entry criteria as the LCCM degree course making it a programme for serious musicians. The CertHE is an FHEQ Level 4 course, so at LCCM that is the same level as year 1 of the degree programme. It is aimed at those people wanting to focus on core practical and creative skills rather than the breadth of academic learning required for a music degree.... [-]


One Year Songwriting – Cert HE Music Performance

London Centre Of Contemporary Music
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The one-year Songwriting course is ideal for songwriters with a strong background in music theory whose primary interests are sharpening their writing skills and working collaboratively to create and perform new music... [+]

The LCCM one year Songwriting course based in Central London commences on Wednesday 28th September 2016. It can be studied full-time for 1 year or part-time for 2 years.

The one-year Songwriting course is ideal for songwriters with a strong background in music theory whose primary interests are sharpening their writing skills and working collaboratively to create and perform new music.

The course teaches key theoretical principles through practical music making and approaches songwriting in a way that relates to the modern recording industry.

The LCCM one year Songwriting course Cert HE (MP) focuses on creative and collaborative projects to help you become a better songwriter:... [-]


Music Course Cert HE - Bass Course

London Centre Of Contemporary Music
Campus Full time Part time 1 - 2 years August 2018 United Kingdom London + 1 more

The one year Bass course Cert HE (Creative Music Practice) at LCCM is ideal for musicians whose primary interests are sharpening their performance skills and working collaboratively to create new music. The course teaches key theoretical principles through practical music making in a way that relates to the modern recording industry... [+]

The one year Bass course Cert HE (Creative Music Practice) at LCCM is ideal for musicians whose primary interests are sharpening their performance skills and working collaboratively to create new music. The course teaches key theoretical principles through practical music making in a way that relates to the modern recording industry. The LCCM one year Bass course Cert HE (CMP) focuses on creative and collaborative projects to help you become a better Bass player:

Instrumental development from a writing, arranging and ‘sound’ perspective Performance experience playing at leading music venues in London Repertoire development – the evolution of popular music Writing and recording as a band Studio recording project ... [-]

Music Production Certificate

Jul academy
Campus Full time 1 year October 2018 Italy Rende

This one-year practical and vocational course is suitable for anyone wishing to become involved in a range of commercial music applications, including songwriting, recording and composing for film and television, and is all about learning to utilize the production environment in a creative way. [+]

This one-year practical and vocational course is suitable for anyone wishing to become involved in a range of commercial music applications, including songwriting, recording and composing for film and television, and is all about learning to utilize the production environment in a creative way.

The course will help you develop your musical production style, improve your technique, get yourself noticed by connecting with the music industry, and steadily build your confidence towards that of a professional musician. All in all, it’s a brilliant introduction to the world of music production and the modern music industry that surrounds it.

At Jul Academy, you’ll have the opportunity to learn in a creative environment where you’ll develop strong connections with fellow aspiring musicians, and will be guided by your tutors and prominent music industry professionals to help steer you towards your future career or study goals.... [-]


Course in The Theatre: An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future

E-Learning University of Athens
Online 6 weeks June 2019 Greece Athens

This online course focuses on presenting the evolution of the Ancient Greek Theater starting from the 5th century BC till the 20th-21st century. Greek theatre, mostly developed in Athens, is the root of the Western tradition, while the word’s root also originates as Greek. It was part of a performance culture that evolved in classical Greece and included festivals, religious rituals, politics, funerals and many more. [+]

An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future

This online course focuses on presenting the evolution of the Ancient Greek Theater starting from the 5th century BC till the 20th-21st century. Greek theatre, mostly developed in Athens, is the root of the Western tradition, while the word’s root also originates as Greek. It was part of a performance culture that evolved in classical Greece and included festivals, religious rituals, politics, funerals and many more.

The tragedy is also a word originated from Greece and as it turns out, the dramatic performances were really important to the Athenians.

The course answers to questions like In what context was ancient Greek drama written and produced in classical Athens? What were a performance tragedy and comedy like? What factors did contribute to the survival of a small number of ancient plays to present day? When did the first modern public production take place? Which are the most significant trends and tendencies observed in the staging of ancient Greek drama in modern times?... [-]


Course in The City and The Theatre: An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future

E-Learning University of Athens
Online 15 weeks June 2019 Greece Athens

The present course “An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future: The City & the Theatre” is a journey in Greek history and civilization, seen through the prism of the classical city-state and ancient theatre. [+]

An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future

The present course “An Itinerary from Classical Past to Future: The City & the Theatre” is a journey in Greek history and civilization, seen through the prism of the classical city-state and ancient theatre. We start by learning about the city, including its development, structure and how the buildings were developed in the urban center and lastly the complexity of its architecture.

Further on, the lessons extend to the decisive role of religion in the Greek political life, where Gods and Heroes play a particular role in all the decisions taken for common activity and life. Gladly, we have full access to their daily life routine and their community values, due to vases, sculptures, written sources and other archaeological finds that provide us all the necessary details. Last but not least the course gives us a chance to examine how many of the lifestyles of ancient Greeks survive with stunning continuity in modern society.... [-]


Course in Ritual performance in Minoan Crete: Archaeological and Iconographic Evidence

E-Learning University of Athens
Online 4 weeks June 2019 Greece Athens

Archaeological and Iconographic Evidence Minoan Crete was a rich, varied and complex culture whose achievements in every aspect of life have been studied and are still being studied worldwide. In this course, we aim to further understand the significance of the Minoan Rituals and their relation to the rituals of modern civilizations. The ritual is a total of practices that have a spiritual and/or indicative character. It is also considered as the performance of an act with formality and solemnity. [+]

Archaeological and Iconographic Evidence

Minoan Crete was a rich, varied and complex culture whose achievements in every aspect of life have been studied and are still being studied worldwide. In this course, we aim to further understand the significance of the Minoan Rituals and their relation to the rituals of modern civilizations. The ritual is a total of practices that have a spiritual and/or indicative character. It is also considered as the performance of an act with formality and solemnity.

The content of this online course gives us the chance to meet a world in which gods, goddesses, monsters, magic and religious symbolism play a significant role. Think of how many similar rituals, with a formal substance, operate as milestones in our lives nowadays. All of the above will be analyzed further and in detail in this online course part of the Arts and Culture category. After successfully completing the lessons, the participant will receive a training certificate while acquiring a magnificent one time experience.... [-]


Course in Ancient Greek Theatre: A Modern Approach

E-Learning University of Athens
Online 8 weeks June 2019 Greece Athens

When we refer to ancient Greek theatre, (comedy and drama) as ‘classical’, we tend to use this term in order to denote ancient Greek theatre’s power to never stop producing reactions to people that are watching these theatrical plays and to people that still feel mentally excited when they read them. [+]

A Modern Approach

When we refer to ancient Greek theatre, (comedy and drama) as ‘classical’, we tend to use this term in order to denote ancient Greek theatre’s power to never stop producing reactions to people that are watching these theatrical plays and to people that still feel mentally excited when they read them.

This online course is designed carefully so that the language and the means used efficiently provide knowledge to anyone interested in ancient Greek theatre.

The participant will have the chance to meet the giants of human civilization through a dialogue with Aristophanes, Aeschylus, Sophocles, Euripides accompanied by a presentation of their theatrical plays along with the importance of the Greek tragedy, a form of writing that had the ability to stare at the abyss of the human soul.... [-]


Online Guitar Certificate

Los Angeles College of Music - Online
Online 40 weeks September 2018 USA Los Angeles United Kingdom UK Online Australia Australia Online Canada Canada Online France France Online Ireland Ireland Online Germany Germany Online + 11 more

Created by world-renowned guitarist Jody Fisher, these four courses will take your musicianship to a new level! Taking these four classes to earn the certificate will help optimize your learning experience due to the weekly video exchange with your instructor and will demonstrate your success with solo jazz guitar. [+]

Online Guitar Courses & Certificates: Solo Jazz Guitar A study from anywhere in the world with LACM Online courses!

Created by world-renowned guitarist Jody Fisher, these four courses will take your musicianship to a new level! Taking these four classes to earn the certificate will help optimize your learning experience due to the weekly video exchange with your instructor and will demonstrate your success with solo jazz guitar.

Required Courses: Building A Chord Vocabulary with Jody Fisher

Course Description This class addresses the needs of the student who has been playing for a while and wants to greatly expand their chord vocabulary. The class begins with the basics of harmony as applied to the guitar, such as quickly knowing all the notes on the fingerboard, major scale theory, and extensive trial work. After this information is absorbed, the topics expand to comping ideas along with formulas and fingerings for diatonic chords from major and minor 6th chords to major, minor and dominant 13th chords. Numerous examples are shown – some common, some unusual – with additional commentary about dealing with and changing physically challenging fingerings. Later in the class, other chord systems are discussed, such as building chords from triads, string transference, using common chord progressions to help upgrade your chord vocabulary. In addition to the video instruction and printed material, there are pre-recorded play-along tracks to provide a realistic playing and learning experience. Course Objectives... [-]


Dance Certificate Program

Accademia Europea di Firenze – Scuola internazionale di Arti e Cultura Italiana
Campus Full time February 2019 Italy Florence

AEF Dance Certificate Program qualifies successful students to be recognized as performers with chorographical skills. The program also serves as an ideal basis from which to access a range of dance professions. [+]

AEF Dance Certificate Program qualifies successful students to be recognized as performers with chorographical skills. The program also serves as an ideal basis from which to access a range of dance professions. Supported by a rich artistic community and internationally recognized dance faculty, the AEF offers a distinctive program, which provides personal attention from experienced dance experts, excellent concert performance opportunities and modern studio spaces to give you the professional training and strong educational foundation you need to transform your passion for dance into a successful career. A small student-to-faculty ratio ensures one-on-one guidance to help you develop your personal technique and talent. Students also have the opportunity to work with world-renowned dancers and choreographers. Due to the increased interest in the program and our commitment to personal student attention, applicants are required to audition for admittance into the program. Students will be evaluated by the dance faculty on the basis of previous training, alignment, maturity of movement, core support and potential. To prepare, you should receive ballet training with some classes in jazz and modern dance. Our courses are offered in collaboration with Florence Dance Center ... [-]


Voice & Opera Certificate Program

Accademia Europea di Firenze – Scuola internazionale di Arti e Cultura Italiana
Campus Full time February 2019 Italy Florence

The Voice & Opera Certificate Program integrates the highest standards in voice training and musical coaching with comprehensive and challenging dramatic preparation. Students will work together with internationally renowned teachers and artists. [+]

The Voice & Opera Certificate Program integrates the highest standards in voice training and musical coaching with comprehensive and challenging dramatic preparation. Students will work together with internationally renowned teachers and artists. We are committed to the traditions of classically-based vocal training, while at the same time creating an environment that allows a student to explore the wide-range of music theatre and lyric repertoire that is expected of today's professional singers. In addition to work in classrooms and studios, the program offers performance opportunities in productions under the guidance of professional directors, choreographers, conductors, musical directors, and designers. During your study, you are required to perform in a minimum of three productions. You must perform at least one major (leading) role in an opera performance. Applicants do not go through a traditional audition process. We ask that you submit recorded materials that will be reviewed by the faculty. Once that review has been completed, we will contact those candidates from whom we require further information. ... [-]