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Students enroll in courses to gain knowledge in a specific subject area. In many instances, the credits they earn from taking the class helps them advance toward a specific degree. Some classes last a semester, while others last an entire year.

 

What is a course in performing arts? This type of class focuses on musical theater, physical theater, drama, dancing and choreography. During the class, students learn different styles of dancing. They also learn the business behind the performance industry. Many classes also teach students about the history of art and performing. There are courses around the world that students can enroll in. Some are even available for younger students to help them gain the skills needed to transfer to a good college.

 

There are many benefits to learning about performing arts. This type of class is typically hands on, and most students find it to be very enjoyable. It is a great foundation for future classes and theater work. Also, the structure of the course allows students to be more interactive and meet new people.

 

Since there are so many different courses available, it is hard to pinpoint the exact cost of taking one in performing arts. To learn more about the cost, it is best to contact the administration office at the university that offers the class. They can provide more detailed information about enrollment fees and other costs.

 

If you take a course in performing arts, then you might have future opportunities to work as a dancer or choreographer. Many people receive special certifications or diplomas from their coursework, allowing them to have an easier time finding a job. Some also pursue additional education after they finish the course.

 

If you are interested in studying this exciting subject, you can look online and find the course that is right for you. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

 

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69 Results in Performing Arts

South Eastern Regional College

This two year course is equivalent to the 1st Year of a degree programme. It is a production-based course for students who wish to develop skills in the performing arts. ... [+]

This two year course is equivalent to the 1st Year of a degree programme. It is a production-based course for students who wish to develop skills in the performing arts. The course is highly practical, but it also demands academic ability.

Accredited via Pearson, this two-year course has an emphasis on learning skills current to the performing arts industry with the aim of increasing your employability. It is a production-based course for students who wish to develop skills in the performing arts. The course is highly practical, but it also demands academic ability. We employ Project Based Learning (PBL) approaches giving you industry relevant experiential learning; preparing you for employment within the broad spectrum of the performing arts field. So, whether you’re looking to change job, return to work or boost your career prospects, the HND Performing Arts offers a higher education qualification for people of all ages and backgrounds.... [-]

United Kingdom Bangor
September 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Kogan Academy of Dramatic Arts

This course covers almost the same ground as the 1 Year Acting course with an emphasis on our trade-mark acting technique, The Science of Acting. ... [+]

We also offer an intensive 6 Month acting course for non-European Union students from countries eligible for a short study visa.

This course covers almost the same ground as the 1 Year Acting course with an emphasis on our trade-mark acting technique, The Science of Acting. From many years’ experience, we know that you will learn more about acting within a week on this or any other of our courses than on 3 years at any other school.

There are 2 terms: (see our website for more details)

Term 1: October – December Term 2: January – March

Fees: £5,350 in total (payable in 2 termly installments)

Guarantee

Because we are so confident that the training we offer is the best to be found anywhere in the world, all of our courses come with a unique guarantee:... [-]

United Kingdom London
October 2019
Full-time
6 months
Campus
Accademia Europea di Firenze – Scuola internazionale di Arti e Cultura Italiana

The Voice & Opera Certificate Program integrates the highest standards in voice training and musical coaching with comprehensive and challenging dramatic preparation. ... [+]

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. ... [-]

Italy Florence
February 2019
Full-time
Campus
ESODE Business School

Acquires the necessary skills in the different functions and responsibilities related to audiovisual production, to participate in the creation, production, management an ... [+]

Presentation of the Program

Acquires the necessary skills in the different functions and responsibilities related to audiovisual production, to participate in the creation, production, management and marketing of any type of live show.

goalsAcquire the knowledge and techniques necessary in the production of live shows.Develop necessary skills in the different functions and responsibilities related to audiovisual production, from the creation, production, management and marketing of any type of live show: concerts, galas, theater, music tours, macro-events, etc.Addressed toGraduates and university graduates.Higher Vocational Training Technicians (FP2).Professionals from the world of audiovisual communication, entertainment and leisure.NO TITLE: certify 1 year of work experience.ModulesIntroduction to the audiovisual sector and eventsBusiness organizationMarketing and communication in eventsPersonal skillsTechnical meansBusiness protocolLegislative environmentDesign, management and presentation of the show: pre-productionProduction and realization processPost-productionMethodology... [-]
Spain Madrid Spain Online
March 2019
Part-time
7 - 12 months
Campus
Online
Roma Film Academy

The Acting course is a two-year course and covers all the industrial and corporate figures related to the cast. The number of hours required is around 900, varying accord ... [+]

The Acting course is a two-year course and covers all the industrial and corporate figures related to the cast. The number of hours required is around 900, varying according to the expected production.

I Year - Tools and Techniques

The first year of the acting course focuses on the techniques of Diction, Voice Education, Singing, and Body Movement. All these disciplines are studied separately with their teachers of reference and then are tested in the laboratory and during the collective exercises. We learn to analyze the text by studying the Classics of the Western Theater and Cinema. Familiarize yourself with the camera both in the classroom and on the set to learn the procedures and timing of film production, how to work with the Lights, the Camera and the Microphone on the Set and how to follow the directions of the Director.... [-]

Italy Rome
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
European School of Economics

This master course is designed for advanced musicians, both instrumentalists and vocalists, and aims, through the contribution of high-level music professionals, to impro ... [+]

This master course is designed for advanced musicians, both instrumentalists and vocalists, and aims, through the contribution of high-level music professionals, to improve technical skills and a general understanding of musical phenomena.

The complete course includes an intensive part of individual lessons (instrument or singing) as well as group sessions about music history, musical analysis, chamber music and acting (as part of the canto course). Moreover, there is the possibility to follow classes on Body position, Incidental Music Composition and Italian lessons for those who are not mother-tongue Italian speakers.

The course has a strong professional value and could be considered an excellent preparation, especially for those who come from abroad, for admission exams at universities, conservatories, and music academies worldwide.... [-]

Italy Florence
January 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 months
Campus
DJ Productor

The advanced production course in Ableton Live and Push 2 is the perfect complement to the initial course. ... [+]

The Advanced production course in Ableton Live and Push 2 Is the perfect complement to the initial course. In this program, we will approach techniques focused on production, sound and direct, use of hardware synthesizers with Ableton, creation of our own instruments and also, introduce us in the mixing and mastering with Ableton Live to finish with a finished project. You can take your subject to the live or create sessions for a live performance. Our custom method offered by an Ableton Certified Instructor and permanent practices will make your move to DJ Producer a complete musical experience.

DJ Productor is the first and only Ableton Certified Training Center in Madrid, With which you will have exclusive support and a specialized study program.... [-]

Spain Madrid
September 2019
Full-time
1 month
Campus
Jul academy

The Artist Production Program is a unique two-year course developed by the Jul Academy team. It aims at producing aspiring artist who wants to make it in the music busine ... [+]

The Artist Production Program is a unique two-years course developed by the Jul Academy team. It aims at producing aspiring artist who want to make it in the music business. The artist will have a team of producers at his/her side for two years and will create his/her own music production.

The course is divided in three main phases:

ARTIST DEVELOPMENT

The artists will be auditioned and after determining strengths and weaknesses, they will be guided in songs composition and cover personalization. The artist will record the tracks in studio and will be supported to obtain the best performance possible. We collaborate with high level musician, producers and songwriters, one above all is Vladi Tosetto, songwriter for Eros Ramazzotti, Giorgia and many others.... [-]

Italy Rende
October 2019
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Online
In Florence Academy

Learn how to become an actor with a step-by-step acting experience and training in screen acting. Learn how to become a film director. Theoretical and practical lessons. ... [+]

Acting Course

Learn how to become an actor with a step-by-step acting experience and training in screen acting.

Acting course features: Programme: Acting for films, audition techniques, film craft, voice and movement, study of scenes, monologues, Meisner method. At the end of the workshop, each student receives a cd-rom containing the works done, a participation certificate, and the opportunity of taking an audition in the famous agency "La Bottega degli attori" in Rome. English available 1 lesson = 50 minutes Film Directing Course

Learn how to become a film director. Theoretical and practical lessons.

Film-directing course features :

Programme: Film directing basic rules, direction of the actors and organization of a set (how to interact with members of the crew, learning to coordinate them). Simulations of a set with the actors of the school. Film directing tips for every different cinema category ( advertising spots, commercials or music video, live shooting). Film discussion.... [-]

Italy Florence
Open Enrollment
Full-time
Part-time
2 - 6 months
Campus
Institut d'Estudis Fotogràfics de Catalunya - IEFC

Aimed at photographers and students interested in the world of performing and musical arts, who want to learn how to do a professional job in these areas. ... [+]

Addressed to:

Photographers and students interested in the world of performing and musical arts, who want to learn how to carry out professional work in these areas.

Goals:

Learning the photography of performing arts and musical events.

Creation of a language of its own

Contents:Considerations on the necessary equipment.Common problems (lighting, overcrowding, access, contracts).Work spaces (small rooms, stadiums, large festivals).Interaction with the environment.Preparation and management of the agenda.Preparation and management of a file.Create a personal workflowThe decisive moment: shoot / edit.How we value a photo / report. Professional outings.Associates:

The students carry out practices throughout the course:... [-]

Spain Barcelona
October 2019
Part-time
81 hours
Campus
Prague Film School

Prague Film School offers a conservatory Acting for Film program. Students rigorously train in on-camera acting, voice, movement, acting theory and the business of acting ... [+]

Year Program: September 6, 2019 - May 23, 2020

CAREER MOVE

The majority of students enroll in the acting for film program to launch their career in film acting. Indeed the faculty at Prague Film School provide invaluable expertise and access to the Industry: Ivan Shvedoff, professor of film acting, brings his experience and contacts from over 70 films, including major roles in such films as Mission Impossible, the Bourne Supremacy, Enemy at the Gates, to name a few (he was Matt Damon’s dialogue coach on Bourne Identity). Daniel Brown, with both academic degrees and teaching experience at Cambridge University, has performed alongside such major stars as Johnny Depp, Bruce Willis, Peter O’Toole and Ben Kingsley. Amy Huck, Acting for Film Chief Coordinator and instructor, is a prolific presence in national and international big-budget productions.... [-]

Czech Republic Prague
Open Enrollment
Full-time
1 year
Campus
University of Almeria

The present course of 25 hours offers the possibility of remembering and knowing different levels of musical language as an international and universal language, from rhy ... [+]

Introduction

The present course of 25 hours offers the possibility of remembering and knowing different levels of musical language as an international and universal language, from rhythmic, melodic and harmonic aspects in areas from the music - vocal interpretation (the song), instrumental, hearing, expression body, movement and dances of the world, guaranteeing the exchange, the international intercommunication of the enrolled students through the musical culture and popular song of the country of origin, from the Universidad de Almería as backbone and ideal institution to guarantee the exchange, practice and scientific, popular and musical knowledge between said countries of origin of the participating students and the province of Almeria, Andalusia and Spain. It will also deal with the importance of music in companies and fundamentals of Economics applied in various aspects of music as "Business". In addition, specific topics on music, vocal and instrumental and body, movement, physical exercise and expressive activities in the beginning of flamenco and popular Andalusian music are addressed. Other topics of transversal content interest in consequence to the musical practice, will be equality and coexistence, education (respect for others), psychology (cognitive aspects, concentration, memory), emotions, in short, health (physical and mental exercises), happiness and improvement in the quality of life of the person as an individual and social being.... [-]

Spain Almería
July 2019
Full-time
1 week
Campus
Microfusa

This Music Production course focuses on electronic music and will give you the skills and knowledge needed to master the tools of creative music production. You will have ... [+]

Description

This Music Production course focuses on electronic music and will give you the skills and knowledge needed to master the tools of creative music production. You will have the chance to work with leading audio software such as Ableton Live, Logic Audio, and Reason.

The course provides essential knowledge for composition, audio synthesis, mixing and processing, mastering and many more. The course is divided into three levels and has a total of 220 teaching hours, most of which are under the supervision of our team of teachers; all of whom are experienced in the fields of both production and teaching.

Syllabus

First Part

Setting up the studio. Choice of equipment and audio and MIDI interfaces DAW workstations. Production using loops. Sequencing and audio editing Music Composition. Tempo, piano roll (event matrix/grid), drum patterns and timbres of percussion MIDI sequencing in the DAW and drum machines Introduction to mixing and to audio processors Electronic instruments. Synths and Samplers Production analysis. Musical genres and timbres in electronic music ... [-]
Spain Barcelona Madrid Spain Online
October 2019
Full-time
Part-time
6 - 9 months
Campus
Online
IES Abroad

You won’t need the luck of the Irish to have an unforgettable study abroad experience in Dublin. By directly enrolling at the National Theatre School of Ireland-Gaiety Sc ... [+]

Overview

You won’t need the luck of the Irish to have an unforgettable study abroad experience in Dublin. By directly enrolling at the National Theatre School of Ireland-Gaiety School of Acting (NTSI-GSA), you’ll have the joy of befriending the Irish, who are known for their hospitality. You’ll feel more at home knowing that Dublin has a young population (more than half of the city is under 25).

The National Theatre School of Ireland-Gaiety School of Acting specializes in conservatory acting. This program appeals primarily to those students who are ready for the challenge of adapting to an entirely new academic culture that requires significant independent work.

Dublin will also be your classroom. Take in an Irish play at Abbey Theatre, the country’s national theatre. Learn about Dublin’s history by exploring Dublin Castle which was built in 1204. Visit Trinity College Dublin to see The 7th Century Book of Kells, a masterful example of an illuminated manuscript, that is housed in its own climate controlled archive in the university’s old library. Welcome to study abroad!... [-]

Ireland Dublin
January 2020
Full-time
1 semester
Campus
Centre for Arts and Technology

Sound has always captivated you. You love creating beats that make people get up and move. The idea of creating soundscapes that change people’s lives is the ultimate goa ... [+]

Sound has always captivated you. You love creating beats that make people get up and move. The idea of creating soundscapes that change people’s lives is the ultimate goal. You know what you want to do…but until now you never thought you could turn your passion into a real career. The truth is, the music industry needs people just like you! Get the training and guidance you need to take it to the next level as a professional.

The Electronic Music Production program will prepare you for these careers:

Sound Designer and Music Producer MIDI Programmer Sound and Music Composer Sound Effects and Dialogue Editor Audio/Visual and Multimedia Producer

Electronic Music Production is an accelerated program offered through our Audio Engineering department. This course is tailor-made for anyone interested in audio and music production with a special focus on digital music production, recording, mixing and arranging.... [-]

Canada Kelowna
September 2019
Full-time
12 months
Campus