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Performing Arts

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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Spanish and Flamenco, Tango or Salsa in Granada

Escuela Montalban Granada
Campus Full time 1 - 24 weeks Open Enrollment Spain Granada

The programme allows participants to discover the artistic phenomenon of Flamenco in its natural environment. Apart from flamenco dancing classes, we also offer tango and salsa workshops. [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. General Spanish Courses This course of 4 lessons a day allows students to complement holidays with language study. Students can start to learn Spanish from scratch, or to further improve their linguistic skills. Courses start every Monday for all Spanish levels. Classes: 4 lessons of 45 minutes per day from Monday to Friday in groups with max. 8 students. Course duration: from 1 to 24 weeks. Enrolment fee: 50 €. Timetable: from 09.00 to 12.15 h. Course prices: 1 week: 180 € 2 weeks: 340 € Additional week: 160 € Long term course (8 or more weeks) per week: 150 € Flamenco, Tango or Salsa workshops We recommend this programme for those who wish to combine a relaxed language course with the following activities : Our programme allows participants to discover the artistic phenomenon of flamenco in its natural environment. Apart from these dancing classes, we also offer guitar, cajón and singing lessons. In the singing classes students learn the different types of lyrics of each style and enjoy learning with a flamenco singer. Or do you want to dance tango in Granada. Our dancing teachers are also Spanish instructors, so while you are practicing tango dancing you can have Spanish conversation with the teachers. Or dance salsa at a local dancing school during your language holiday, meet locals, make new friends and improve your Spanish while going out. All workshops start every Monday for all levels. Lessons: in addition to a general... [-]

Acting and Film Directing Course

In Florence Academy
Campus Full time Part time 2 - 6 months Open Enrollment Italy Florence + 1 more

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. Theorical 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 Course prices and duration: 2 Months Course: 4 lessons, 2 days a week , 150 € 6 lessons, 3 days a week, 180 € 4 Months Course: 4 lessons, 2 days a week, 100 € 6 lessons, 3 days a week, 180 € 6 Months Course: 4 lessons, 2 days a week 100 € 4 lessons, 2 days a week 120 € (private) Film Directing Course Learn how to become a film director. Theorical and practical lessons. Film-directing course features : Programme: Film directing basic rules, direction of the actors and organization of a set 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. Course prices and duration: 2 Months Course: 4 lessons, 2 days a week,180 € 6 lessons, 3 days a week, 200 € 4 Months Course: 4 lessons, 2 days a week, 130 €... [-]

Logic Production Pro Logic X One To One

DJ Productor
Campus Full time 1 month September 2017 Spain Madrid

Logic Pro X is one of the DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) most acclaimed by music producers. In this production course with Logic Pro X you will not only learn the management of the program, but also learn to create your own themes thanks to the production and programming techniques of our expert instructor. [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. Production in Logic Pro X One to One Logic Pro X is one of the DAW (Digital Audio Workstation) most acclaimed by music producers. In this production course with Logic Pro X you will not only learn the management of the program, but also learn to create your own themes thanks to the production and programming techniques of our expert instructor. Hours: 2 Hours per class 2 or 3 days per week. Location: School of Musical Production "DJ Productor" - Calle Virgen del Portillo 55, Madrid Capital How it works? Once you send the registration form, you will receive a call from us as soon as possible to make an appointment before the beginning of classes where we will teach you our facilities, the classes and we will solve your doubts. The classes are held in our studio at Calle Virgen del Portillo 55 Madrid Capital. At the end of the course you will receive our DJ Producer diploma that certifies your participation in the course. To whom it is directed To DJs, producers, musicians, or people who want to produce their own songs. Minimum requirements Computer literacy Agenda Each class lasts 120 minutes Time Line Audio MIDI MIDI and Virtual Instruments Sampling (EXS24) Automation Signal Rounting Presets and bookstores Creating a custom template Final Practice Terms Possibility of recovering a maximum unassisted class. [-]

Apprentice Program

California College of Music
Campus Full time 6 months October 2017 USA Pasadena

The Apprentice Program equips students with extensive and practical real-world skills to empower them to succeed in the modern popular music industry. Technical development, ear training, private lessons, and ensemble playing give students valuable hands-on experience in the craft of music. [+]

2 Quarters, 30 Credits

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The Apprentice Program equips students with extensive and practical real-world skills to empower them to succeed in the modern popular music industry. Technical development, ear training, private lessons, and ensemble playing give students valuable hands-on experience in the craft of music. Taught by world-renowned professional musicians, the Apprentice Program is the right choice for students who wish to quickly establish a firm foundation of musicianship for the modern industry. The Apprentice Program curriculum for vocalists and instrumentalists is the same as the first two quarters in the Diploma and Associate’s Degree Programs. CCM offers the Apprentice Program for the following: VOICE GUITAR BASS DRUMS PIANO/KEYBOARDS HOW TO GET STARTED AND APPLY Step 1: Film your Video Audition Step 2: Complete an Application for Admission Step 3: Pay your application fee and send us your supporting documents APPLICATION DEADLINE CCM enrolls new students in our Spring and Fall quarters. Our Spring 2017 starts on April 3rd, 2017, and new students must submit all application materials by: U.S. Residents: March 1st, 2017. International Students: February 1st, 2017. PLEASE NOTE: YOUR APPLICATION WILL NOT BE REVIEWED UNTIL THE APPLICATION FEE IS RECEIVED [-]

FdA in Urban & Contemporary Music, full-time [Shockout Arts]

University of Bolton
Campus Full time 2 years August 2017 United Kingdom Manchester Bolton + 1 more

This course is a partnership between the University of Bolton and Shockout Arts, based in central Manchester, and is designed to give you the edge to succeed in the international music and performing arts market place. The course reflects the needs of professional commercial organisations operating in this industry. The content of the course has been designed by current industry specialists who work for Time Warner, BMG and Sony and who have... [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. Urban & Contemporary Music - FdA full-time [Shockout Arts] This course is a partnership between the University of Bolton and Shockout Arts, based in central Manchester, and is designed to give you the edge to succeed in the international music and performing arts market place. The course reflects the needs of professional commercial organisations operating in this industry. The content of the course has been designed by current industry specialists who work for Time Warner, BMG and Sony and who have worked with such artists as Mary J Blige, Beverley Knight, Mariah Carey, Snow Patrol, J-Sean, Leona Lewis, Nathan, Dele, Craig David, George Michael, Randy Jackson and Roachford . The course designers also have experience in international music business practices working for the BBC, The Grammys, MOBO and all major music festivals from Glastonbury to Coachella. The foundation degree focuses on developing your practical skills to a high level and you will undertake your studies in Shockout Arts’ high-standard industry-approved rehearsal studios and additionally at some of Manchester’s famous recording studios. Additionally, your studies of specialist subject areas will be underpinned by knowledge and understanding of the key concepts needed for an all-round appreciation of music in a professional context. About the course Shockout Arts has longstanding links with organisations and employers in the performing arts industry throughout the United Kingdom and internationally. The programme is designed to address the current and future needs of such employers, and to enhance your lifelong career... [-]

Musical Composition And Sound Design For Video Games

Microfusa
Campus Part time 9 months October 2017 Spain Barcelona

The course "Music composition and sound design for video games" is aimed at anyone who has an interest in how a soundtrack is worked, since the programming studio has simple sketches until the day recording is done in the studio, and Whether with a Jazz combo, a Grand Orchestra, electronic sounds or any other sound need that the project requires. [+]

Description In recent years electronic entertainment in general and the development of video games in particular, has experienced an unstoppable boom that has even outstripped the film industry in budgets, revenues and profits. Day after day, millions of investment projects are launched, with hundreds of professionals working in multiple sectors: programmers, artists, marketing experts, graphic designers, sound technicians ... The field of videogames has an obvious need for staff Qualified to carry out all the work that involves the creation of music and the sound effects of these projects. Regardless of the size of the project, it can be from simple games developed by an independent video game company with few personnel, to titanic technical prowess like that year after year, they leave a million open-mouthed players. All of them, they need music and sound to make the gaming experience complete. The course "Music composition and sound design for video games" is aimed at anyone who has an interest in how a soundtrack is worked, since the programming studio has simple sketches until the day recording is done in the studio, and Whether with a Jazz combo, a Grand Orchestra, electronic sounds or any other sound need that the project requires. The purpose of the course is to bring the student to the real experience of managing, composing and recording a soundtrack for a video game. We will study each of the small steps that need to be taken so that when you leave our school, you will not only... [-]

Amsterdam Direct Enrollment - Conservatorium van Amsterdam

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters August 2017 Netherlands Amsterdam

As a Music student, you’ll flourish in the thriving arts environment of Amsterdam, a city known for its ability to embrace expressions of the human spirit. [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. Overview As a Music student, you’ll flourish in the thriving arts environment of Amsterdam, a city known for its ability to embrace expressions of the human spirit. Enrolling in the Conservatorium van Amsterdam, the largest and most diverse music conservatory in the Netherlands, integrates you fully into a specialized institution where you study with other students who are dedicated to the study of music. The Conservatorium van Amsterdam takes full advantage of Amsterdam’s established reputation in music to offer outstanding instruction in classical and jazz music performance, theory, and composition. The Conservatorium is dedicated to upholding superior standards of teaching, performing, and creating music through a highly-individualized course of study. If you wish to study at the CvA, you should be a strong and independent Performance, Composition, or Theory major with the motivation and intention to become a professional musician, music scholar, or composer. A member of the Amsterdam School of the Arts, the CvA was originally established as the Amsterdam Conservatorium in 1884. The vast majority of courses at the CvA are taught in English. Finally, we want you to feel at home in Amsterdam, so we do everything we can to help you integrate into life abroad. We also take you on field trips to see some of the Netherlands’ great cities, such as Groningen and Maastricht. Quick Facts Center: IES Abroad Amsterdam City: Amsterdam Country: Netherlands Program Credits: 15-17 credits Language of Instruction: English, Dutch Language Prerequisites: None Program Dates... [-]

Electronic Music Production

Centre for Arts and Technology
Campus Full time 12 months July 2018 Canada Kelowna

Love to create or produce your own music? Our 12 month Electronic Music Production program is offered as an accelerated skill driven training opportunity through our Audio Engineering department in Kelowna, BC. It was designed for anyone interested in an audio and music production career. LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY. [+]

LIMITED NUMBER OF SCHOLARSHIPS AVAILABLE FOR UPTO $3000 ON A FIRST COME FIRST SERVE BASIS. APPLY TODAY.

Love to create or produce your own music? Our 12 month Electronic Music Production program is offered as an accelerated skill driven training opportunity through our Audio Engineering department in Kelowna, BC. It was designed for anyone interested in an audio and music production career that has special interest in digital music production, recording, mixing and arranging.

AUDIO ENGINEERING COLLEGE KELOWNA – ELECTRONIC MUSIC PRODUCTION

Because of recent developments in specialized audio software, music production is no longer limited to those who work in advanced recording studios. Many digital music producers work out of home based studios which gives them the opportunity to work on a number of projects while keeping up their own music endeavours.... [-]


Pearson BTEC HND in Performing Arts (QCF)

South Eastern Regional College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2017 United Kingdom Bangor

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. [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. 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. Typical delivery hours consist of 17 hours per week of student/lecturer contact time. Students are expected to undertake approximately 10 hours self-study time per week. Studies will be based at the new SPACE building, located within Bangor. Staff hold significant industry experience with specialism in devised theatre and specialism with academic practice and creative arts research skills. You will study three mandatory modules throughout the duration of the programme, along with 13 specialist modules. MANDATORY MODULES Mandatory modules include: Creative Arts Research Skills Preparation, Process and Production Professional Practice SPECIALIST MODULES modules... [-]

Short course - Music Management

European School of Economics
Campus Full time 3 months Open Enrollment Italy Rome Milan Florence Spain Madrid United Kingdom London + 6 more

The ESE Professional Programme in Music Management was designed as a means of providing students with a real working structure to guide them in this innately formless and rapidly evolving field. [+]

The ESE Professional Programme in Music Management was designed as a means of providing students with a real working structure to guide them in this innately formless and rapidly evolving field. The Music Management course has been developed to meet the needs of students who wish to pursue a business and management career in the music industry. A series of lectures, seminars and workshops with both regular and visiting industry specialists introduces candidates to the most significant aspects of the music business, including contract law, intellectual copyright, artist management and the recording industry. Success in the contemporary world of music is increasingly dependent upon business know-how. Assessment for the programme is usually through a group project and presentation. Course Title: ESE Professional Programme in Music Industry Management Intake Dates: January, April, September Modules Offered Artists and Repertoire Digital Music Major Event Management E-Business and E-Commerce Entry Requirements: Application form High-School Diploma Résumé / CV Intermediate command of the English language (TOEFL / IELTS is a plus) Photocopy of passport / ID document Three passport-sized photographs Non-refundable £50 application fee Internship Programme: Upon successful completion of the programme participants may opt to take a 3-month internship fitted to their profile and career objectives. An assessment with the ESE Placement Officer will determine their eligibility for a placement. Intensive English Course (optional): ESE London offers an English Foundation Course which starts 5-weeks prior to the commencement of the programme's start date. Students can choose to participate in one or more weeks, and... [-]

Three Year Course

The Oxford School of Drama
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom Woodstock

This is a demanding course based on the traditional values of classical acting adapted to suit the needs of contemporary media. It is practical, not theoretical, and aims to equip you with all the skills and expertise you need to become a dynamic and courageous actor. [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. This is a demanding course based on the traditional values of classical acting adapted to suit the needs of contemporary media. It is practical, not theoretical, and aims to equip you with all the skills and expertise you need to become a dynamic and courageous actor. So this means, for example, that the assessments you will undertake throughout the course are structured like auditions, rather than like tests, in order to give you experience of working to the highest possible standard in a high stakes situation. The training is very much student-centred giving time for individual attention. To audition you must be eighteen or over when the course begins and have thought carefully about pursuing professional acting training. Whilst academic achievement is not a prerequisite for entry, a degree of intellectual and emotional curiosity is important. First Year Technical classes in acting, voice, movement, applied movement and characterisation, music, film and stage combat. The year ends with an internal production performed to tutors and students. Second Year Technical classes continue with the addition of radio, acting through song, devising and sightreading. Internal performances of a C19th realism play, a Restoration play and recording of a radio production. Public performances of a rehearsed reading, a Schools’ Tour and an outdoor Shakespeare production. Third Year Technical classes continue with additional focus on sightreading, audition technique, workshops and masterclasses and professional development. This year includes public performances at a professional theatre in Oxford, the Trafalgar Studios... [-]

Foundation Course in Professional Contemporary Dance (QCF Level 1-4)

​Bradford Dance Centre
Campus Part time 1 year September 2017 United Kingdom Bradford

Our new foundation course in professional contemporary dance, is an intensive course for students looking for part-time, high-quality practical dance training. [+]

Foundation Course in Professional Contemporary Dance (QCF Level 1-4) Dates: Sept 2015 - July 2016 Hours: 18 hours per week Schedule: Thursday & Friday; or Mon & Wed evenings and Saturday Cost: £3,245 Our new foundation course in professional contemporary dance, is an intensive course for students looking for part-time, high-quality practical dance training. The course is delivered either over two full days, or over evenings and weekends, which enables students to continue to work or to undertake further study. This is a practical course, which aims to develop students contemporary dance technique and performance skills. Each week students will participate in 11 practical classes: 6 contemporary technique dance classes; 2 classical ballet technique classes; 2 body conditioning classes (such as pilates or yoga); and 1 creative/choreography class. Each term students will have the opportunity to learn three contemporary dance techniques, such as Graham-based, Cunningham, Horton, Limon and release techniques. Students will have the opportunity to share their learning and perform the work created at the end of each term. There are no formal entrance requirements. Candidates will be expected to have some practical experience in contemporary dance and will be selected based on their commitment and desire to undertake the training, demonstrated on their completed application form. Students may choose to undertake nationally recognised dance qualifications, from a QCF Level 1 Certificate up to QCF Level 4 Diploma (equivalent of the first year of an undergraduate degree). Applications close: 30 June 2015. Applicants will be notified of the outcome... [-]

The Acting Course

Kogan Academy of Dramatic Arts
Campus Full time 3 years August 2017 United Kingdom London

The Acting programme is centred upon a core acting curriculum, with the addition of many other subjects relevant to professional development. With an approach rooted in the Stanislavski system we will show you the fundamentals of the craft from your first term. From there, your path will be to hone your skill throughout the course so that by the time you graduate you will be ready to work in any facet of the profession. [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. The Acting programme is centred upon a core acting curriculum, with the addition of many other subjects relevant to professional development. With an approach rooted in the Stanislavski system we will show you the fundamentals of the craft from your first term. From there, your path will be to hone your skill throughout the course so that by the time you graduate you will be ready to work in any facet of the profession. From this course you will clearly understand the principles of good acting and will gain the skill to put them into practice. This is often wrongly considered to be a rare gift of God or nature given to a lucky few. We will teach you how to become as talented as you want to be. Within hours of starting the course, you will begin to see that is designed for someone who wants to become a highly skilled professional actor and artist. Course Information A group of up to 30 students undergoes three years of intensive training that also uniquely includes the optional study of stage direction, again, according to our brand approach. Students are given thorough training in Voice and Speech, Stage Movement, Dance and Singing. The course is also characterised by the many opportunities to perform: each academic year culminates with the production of a full-length play; students across the three years perform in student directed and devised acting exercises and etudes as well as in full-length... [-]

Project Contracting and Procurement Control

University of Management and Technology
Campus Part time 2 days September 2017 USA Arlington Ashburn + 2 more

To provide students with a practical understanding of key issues involved in the acquisition of goods and services from outside vendors [+]

This course provides students with a practical understanding of key issues involved in the acquisition of goods and services from outside vendors.Objectives To provide students with a practical understanding of key issues involved in the acquisition of goods and services from outside vendors To help students acquire the skills to work effectively with contracts. InstructionMethod: Lectures, case studies, class exercises, homeworkMaterial: Course workbook PMBOK Knowledge Areas - Integration Management - Scope Management - Cost Management - Procurement Management Topics Covered- Understanding needs and requirements - Capturing needs and requirements via statement of work (SOW) and/or Statement of Objectives (SOO) - Planning for solicitation - Different contract modalities - Sole-source vs. competitive contracts - Issuing an RFP (request for proposal) - Responding to a solicitation - Writing a proposal - How sealed bid contracts are handled differently than negotiated contracts (IFB vs RFP) - Holding vendor questions-and-answer sessions - Formulating the contract - Structuring the contract (FFP, CPFF, CPAF, CPIF, time-and-materials) - Post-award contract management - Verifying that work had been done via work performance measurement - Making progress payments - Verifying that funds are available for the work that has been done - Intellectual property - Data rights - Non-disclosure agreements - Non-competition agreements - The purchasing function - The contracting life-cycle - Role of contract specialists - Closing out contracts - Customer acceptance testing - Use of punch lists - Making final payments Course LengthThis course comes in varying lengths depending upon the needs of your organization. Project Management... [-]

3-Week Screenwriting & Filmmaking Intensive

TheFilmSchool
Campus 3 weeks July 2018 USA Seattle

The 3-Week Screenwriting & Filmmaking Intensive teaches the principles and mechanisms of structure and character, as well as the courage of personal storytelling, through five distinct approaches. [+]

Best Course Studies in Performing Arts 2017. The 3-Week Screenwriting & Filmmaking Intensive is a journey of self-discovery–taught by current industry leaders. This program is designed to help you unleash your unique storytelling voice and give you the tools to take your script from page to screen. A tour de force in screenwriting and directing. Course Description To be a successful in the digital age, writers and filmmakers must not only write exceptional stories, but also understand how to get their story from script to screen.You will experience a deeper connection to the creative part of you as this fast paced diversified program immerses you in character development, story structure, “on your feet” directing and acting, comedy improvisational writing, and the business of the business. At the end of 3 intense weeks you will emerge with a practical understanding of screenwriting, filmmaking, what is necessary to get your story from script to screen and a network of professionals at your fingertips. COURSE DETAILS Many sessions are taught by award winning faculty that are active in the film and television industry. The cost of each session is $2,995. There is a $50 fee to apply. 3-Weeks, 6-days/week. Partial Tuition Assistance is available for those who demonstrate a need. After you are accepted, a $500 deposit will be required to hold your seat. To be a successful in the digital age, writers and filmmakers must not only write exceptional stories, but also understand how to get their story from script to screen.... [-]