Course in Performing Arts

Top Courses in Performing Arts

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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Live Performance (direct)

DJ Productor
Campus Full time 1 month September 2018 Spain Madrid

If you want to go a step ahead as a DJ or Producer and create direct and Live Acts in a professional way, you can not pass this course where you learn the techniques, use and configuration of a setup with hardware (synthesizers, drum machines, effects ) And its live application. [+]

If you want to go a step ahead as a DJ or Producer and create direct and Live Acts in a professional way, you can not pass this course where you learn the techniques, use and configuration of a setup with hardware (synthesizers, drum machines, effects ) And its live application. From MIDI implementation to the most advanced processes to transform your music into a direct.

The aim of the course is to be able to interpret and modify a piece or set of electronic music in real time, alone or accompanied by other musicians, and have knowledge and use of different tools and techniques to do so.

Price for students and alumni: 350 €

Start of classes: From 1 to 10 of each month. Morning hours: Two days a week from 12:00 to 14:00 Afternoon Schedule: Two days a week from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. Lab of Practices: Weekends. ... [-]

Paris - Studio Art, Dance & Music

IES Abroad
Campus Full time Part time October 2018 France Paris Hong Kong + 1 more

Sharpen your photographic eye in the beginner or advanced courses at the Studio Vermès, where you’ll use the city of Paris to capture images around a given theme.

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Why Paris?

Calling Paris a capital for the visual and performing arts is a massive understatement. Monet, Renoir, Degas, Matisse… The list of artists and photographers who have worked in Paris is nearly endless. Then there are the musicians who have called Paris home, such as Édith Piaf, Django Reinhardt, Sydney Bechet, and so many more.

Museums? How about the Louvre, the Pompidou Center, the Museum d’Orsay, and dozens of others. Paris is truly a great city to discover, appreciate, and study nearly any artistic pursuit.

The Studio Art, Dance & Music Program offers you a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to concentrate on and advance your skills in art—painting, drawing, photography, music, or dance—at one of four prestigious institutions in Paris, one of the world’s major artistic centers.... [-]


Acting for film - Year program

Prague Film School
Campus Full time 1 year September 2018 Czech Republic Prague

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. While some 90% of actors experience theater training, 90% of work for actors is in filmed media. To be successful in this highly competitive field, knowledge of techniques specific to film is essential for today’s actor. [+]

September 7, 2018 - May 25, 2019

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.... [-]


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... [-]


TECHNOLOGY AND THE STAGE

The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin.
Campus Full time 2 days August 2018 Ireland Dublin

A two day workshop covering the principles and practices in lighting a small theatre production including rigging and focusing theatre lanterns, the use of special effects, programming the operating desk and the operation of follow spots. [+]

A two day workshop covering the principles and practices in lighting a small theatre production including rigging and focusing theatre lanterns, the use of special effects, programming the operating desk and the operation of follow spots. The course will include practical sessions as well as presentations from the tutor. Day two will focus on sound design covering what sound is and how it can be managed, systems and equipment and how to use them, troubleshooting and the basics involved in setting up the sound for a small theatre production.

Cancellation Policy

The full course fee is payable as acceptance of an offer of a place on the course.

In the event of cancellation more than two months prior to the course start date, a sum of €100 will be retained to cover administration costs. In the event of a cancellation less than two months prior to the course start date, the sum of €250 will be retained. A withdrawal less than one month before the course start date will result in the forfeiture of the entire fee. Application Requirements Fluency in the English language is essential. A commitment to punctuality, discipline and preparation is required from every participant. Information on what to wear etc. will be sent to successful applicants once they have been accepted onto the course. [-]

Direct Ricen

AMD Akademie Mode & Design
Campus Full time 12 months November 2018 Germany Hamburg

The focus of the training for cutting and production directice lies in the professional creation of cuts in women's outerwear. [+]

The focus of the training for cutting and production directice lies in the professional creation of cuts in women's outerwear. You will acquire knowledge and skills in cutting-technical subjects - from the perfect fitting basic cut through the creative cutting development to the production-ready cutting set. In addition, you train your sense of proportion and learn to assess and optimize fits. All cuts are made on a scale of 1: 1 and checked for fit and design accuracy using Nesselan samples. The practical training is complemented by computer cutting and textile technology. Small groups guarantee individual support and promotion of your personal skills in modern equipped workshops and seminar rooms. Practice-oriented teaching content supplemented by projects such as draping, fashion drawing and copying cuts.... [-]


Course In Acting

Roma Film Academy
Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Rome

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. [+]

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.... [-]


ASSOCIATE DEGREE IN DRUM PERFORMANCE

California College of Music
Campus Full time 6 months Open Enrollment USA Pasadena

Drummers from all over the world come to study, create, perform, record, and share popular music at CCM. Located adjacent to Los Angeles and Hollywood in sunny Pasadena, our supportive community is driven by experienced professionals from the heart of the music industry. [+]

Do you dream of being a successful professional drummer? Our Associate of Science in Music Performance (Drums) degree program is designed to quickly develop excellent technique on the drums. You will focus on mastery of grooves and drum beats common in popular styles, unwavering tempo, accurate sight-reading, and perfect pocket, enabling you to excel as a pro drummer in a variety of musical contexts.

By taking the drum throne as the primary timekeeper for our various ensembles, you’ll gain the skills and experience to accept nearly any gig or recording session with confidence. Through extensive drumset technique courses and personalized private lessons, you will achieve a highly nuanced sense of time and feel. Our talented faculty mentors who have deep experience in the music industry will help you develop the perfect approach to performing in popular music styles such as rock, funk, jazz, blues, Latin, & more. California College of Music is the smartest first step on your journey towards becoming a highly sought-after professional drummer.... [-]


Specialist In Design And Production Of Shows - Face-to-face And Online

ESODE Business School
Online Campus Part time Open Enrollment Spain Madrid

Specialist in Design and Production Shows, EDPE, offers students the necessary knowledge and techniques in the production of shows to develop them and manage them from start to finish. [+]

Best Courses in Performing Arts 2018. PRESENTATION

Design, coordinate and manage a live show. Paid and guaranteed practices in leading companies. Own financing. REGISTER NOW AND BONIFY YOUR TRAINING!

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 kind of live show.

OBJECTIVES Acquire the necessary knowledge and techniques 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 kind of live show: concerts, galas, theater, musical tours, macro-events, etc. DIRECTED TO / REQUIREMENTS Graduates and university graduates. Higher Vocational Training Technicians (FP2). Professionals from the world of audiovisual communication, entertainment and leisure. NO DEGREE: certify 1 year of work experience. TEMARY ... [-]

Artist Production Program

Jul academy
Online Campus Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Rende + 1 more

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 business.

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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.... [-]


Course : Fundamentals of Music Theory

Coursera
Online Part time 6 weeks September 2018 USA USA Online

This course will introduce students to the theory of music, providing them with the skills needed to read and write Western music notation, as well as to understand, analyse, and listen informedly. It will cover material such as pitches and scales, intervals, clefs, rhythm, form, meter, phrases and cadences, and basic harmony. [+]

This course will introduce students to the theory of music, providing them with the skills needed to read and write Western music notation, as well as to understand, analyse, and listen informedly. It will cover material such as pitches and scales, intervals, clefs, rhythm, form, meter, phrases and cadences, and basic harmony.

This course covers the fundamentals of Western music theory, from the absolute basics to some more advanced concepts and, as such, is the perfect course for beginners and more experienced musicians alike.

Pitches, Scales, Modes and Chords Keys, Minor Scales, Intervals and Clefs Rhythm and Form Harmony 1: Functional Harmony Harmony 2: Inversions, Cadences and Sequences Final Exam [-]

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. ... [-]


Electronic Music Production

Microfusa
Campus Part time 9 months October 2018 Spain Barcelona Madrid + 1 more

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. [+]

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 ... [-]

Course to Learn to Code Electronic Music Tools with Javascript

FutureLearn
Online Part time November 2018 United Kingdom UK Online

In this course you will build a range of electronic music tools using the Javascript language and the Web Audio API. You will be shown line by line how to program interactive synthesizers, drum machines and even algorithmic music systems that can generate music automatically.

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In this course, you will build a range of electronic music tools using the Javascript language and the Web Audio API. You will be shown line by line how to program interactive synthesizers, drum machines and even algorithmic music systems that can generate music automatically. You will also be shown how to develop user interfaces with knobs, sliders and other elements. The music software and user interfaces you make will run in any web browser that supports the Web Audio API, including Safari iOS and Chrome on Android. At the end of this course, you will be able to:

implement sound synthesis using the Web Audio API build a drum machine that can play back drum samples in rhythmic patterns describe the key components of computer music software design user interfaces that allow non-coders to use your electronic music software use algorithmic music techniques to generate music automatically using probability and rules [-]

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. 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.... [-]