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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Ableton Night Program

Pyramind
Campus Part time 16 weeks January 2018 USA San Francisco

This program meets twice weekly for 16 weeks and takes students from beginning concepts with Ableton Live through composing, arranging, mixing and mastering. Classes occur every Monday and Wednesday evening in Pyramind’s fully equipped labs. The program provides a fun and engaging atmosphere perfect for electronic music enthusiasts and anyone looking to unlock the potential of Ableton Live. Learn the building blocks of music production and take your tracks to the next level. [+]

Overview

This program meets twice weekly for 16 weeks and takes students from beginning concepts with Ableton Live through composing, arranging, mixing and mastering. Classes occur every Monday and Wednesday evening in Pyramind’s fully equipped labs. The program provides a fun and engaging atmosphere perfect for electronic music enthusiasts and anyone looking to unlock the potential of Ableton Live. Learn the building blocks of music production and take your tracks to the next level.

Topics Include: Overview of Live’s capabilities including production, sound design, DJ’ing and live performance The Ableton user interface Working in Session View vs Arrange View Exploration of Live’s tools and devices Audio signal flow & effects processing Composing in Live Song Arranging in Live ... [-]

Ableton Live And Push Course

DJ Productor
Campus Full time 1 month September 2018 Spain Madrid

The production course at Ableton Live and Push has been created by a certified Ableton instructor, in this course you will discover the creative tools and techniques of musical production regardless of gender or style. [+]

The Ableton Live and Push production course Has been created by a certified Ableton instructor, in this course you will discover the creative tools and techniques of musical production regardless of gender or style. Introduction to synthesis, sampling and tools to play live. Our personalized method and permanent practices will make your step by 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.

As a student of DJ Productor, you can purchase an educational license from Ableton with a significant discount.

Hours: 2 Hours per class 3 days per week Start of classes: From the 1st to the 10th of each month Hours for mornings: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Opening times: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 19:30 to 21:30 Intensive Saturdays: 10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Location: School of Musical Production "DJ Productor" - Calle Virgen del Portillo 55, Madrid Capital Agenda Each class lasts 120 minutes Warping and Scenes: First track Simpler: The sound base of electronic music Beat Making I Introduction to Synthesis with Analog Beat Making II Audio Effects and Racks Creative Music - MIDI Effects Structuring, deconstruction and more techniques to put our songs together Automation and Modulation: Creativity to the brim! Treatment of loops: "The truth is out there" Creating a Remix Advanced release of clips and scenes Terms Maximum 5 seats per course. Registration fee of... [-]

Pearson BTEC HND Course in Performing Arts (QCF)

South Eastern Regional College
Campus Full time 2 years September 2018 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. [+]

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.... [-]


Vienna Summer - Music History & Performance

IES Abroad
Campus Full time 6 weeks October 2018 Austria Vienna Hong Kong + 1 more

Study Music History and Performance in Vienna, a city recognized around the world for its influence on the development of classical music. [+]

Overview

Located in the heart of Europe, Vienna is a city of about 1.8 million inhabitants that has, since its founding in the 3rd century, served as a bridge between a myriad of cultures. As an important crossroads between North and South, East and West, the city became a natural melting pot for new ideas. Out of this cultural richness has emerged a wealth of artistic accomplishments and innovative thinking—a heritage that we explore in our summer programs. Vienna has been home to many of history's greatest composers, from Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven to Brahms, Mahler, and Schoenberg. To this day, the world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, the Musikverein, and the Staatsoper continue to help make Vienna a true "city of music." Study Music History and Performance in Vienna, a city recognized around the world for its influence on the development of classical music.... [-]


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.... [-]


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

ESODE Business School
Campus or Online 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. [+]

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 ... [-]

Music Apprentice Program

California College of Music
Campus Full time 6 months April 2018 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:... [-]


Course In Directing

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 judge fits or to optimize. 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.... [-]


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... [-]


Artist Production Program

Jul academy
Campus or Online Full time 2 years October 2018 Italy Rende

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.... [-]


TECHNOLOGY AND THE STAGE

The Lir National Academy of Dramatic Art at Trinity College Dublin.
Campus Full time 2 days March 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. [-]

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

Level 1

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. Level 2 Fundamentals of synthesis and the physics of sound. Musical language. Tones, melodies, scales and chords. MIDI devices for creating melodic and harmonic patterns. Mapping and slicing of samples in the sampler Structure and parameters in the synthesizer Modulation and control MIDI messages in the synthesizer Preset design. Production analysis. Arrangements, structures and choice of patches. Level 3 The audio chain and theory of digital audio. Sampling in the studio. Electronic instruments, processors and mixing. Listening theory and mixing fundamentals.... [-]

Course in Music - Short Programme in Digital DJ

Damelin Part Time
Campus Part time 60 hours February 2018 South Africa Johannesburg

Upon successful completion of this programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Digital DJ’ing. [+]

Course in Music - Short Programme in Digital DJCertificationUpon successful completion of this programme, the learner will receive the Damelin Short Programme Certificate in Digital DJ’ing.Entry Requirements

    Basic computer and sound equipment skills     A learner must have a keen interest in the world of DJ’ing     Grade 10

Course DurationThe programme duration is 60 hours and tuition is face-to-face. Each Damelin campus has a different tuition schedule. Programmes are offered during the week, in the evenings, or on Saturdays.Course IntroThis short programme is intended to acquaint learners with the necessary skills that are needed to mix and make demos, and to play to a live crowd. Whether using a digital or vinyl track, a DJ will be able to set the mood, amp up the excitement, and get a crowd rocking! Learners will learn all the technical know-how required as well as advice on how to create their own DJ’ing style and how to make DJ’ing work for them. With tips on equipment essentials, such as turntables, slipmats and needles, headphones, and amplifiers, as well as buying records, CDs, and MP3s, this programme will take learners through the basics of mixing, song structure, building a foolproof set, creating a great demo, and what to do when they finally face a live audience.... [-]


Study Abroad Belgium - Flanders

Youth for Understanding USA
Campus Full time 1 - 2 semesters September 2018 USA Washington DC

Home to the headquarters of the European Union and NATO, Belgium offers you a chance to immerse yourself in the history, culture, and epicenter of today's global community. [+]

Home to the headquarters of the European Union and NATO, Belgium offers you a chance to immerse yourself in the history, culture, and epicenter of today's global community.

YFU Belgium is represented by two offices, one for the French-speaking part of the country and the other for the Dutch-speaking. YFU Belgium-Flanders is the Dutch-speaking program, and it offers a summer program, traditional trimester, semester, and year-long high school academic programs, as well as seven unique programs in Art, Dance, Fashion, Music, Performing Arts, Sports, and Tourism. For each of those programs, students will attend a traditional high school and take courses in their chosen specialization. Students are advised to apply early if interested in these specialized programs, as spaces are very limited. Since all of these programs are intensive, beginners should not apply.... [-]


Three Year Course

The Oxford School of Drama
Campus Full time 3 years August 2018 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. [+]

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.... [-]