Course Overview

Do you love to perform and are always looking for ways to put your talents into the spotlight? If yes, then we are looking for new members to join Grass Roots Theatre Company.

Grass Roots Theatre Company is a full-time performing arts course engaging students in Acting, Dance and Musical Theatre skills. We are based in the Creative, Visual and Performing Arts (CVP) department and the course is designed for students wanting to become a performer or work in the theatrical or creative industry.

In ONE YEAR you will obtain an OCR Level 2 in Performing Arts and during your time with the company you will experience high-quality training in Dance, Drama, Theatre Production and Musical Theatre from a highly skilled performing arts lecturing team. You will be given lots of opportunities to perform at our own purpose-built performance venue Nidum Arts Centre and your work could lead you to a Level 3 Qualification in Performing Arts, Dance or Production Arts.

We are also delighted to offer students the opportunity to obtain their Duke of Edinburgh Awards with Grass Roots Theatre Company. Alongside developing skills and physical fitness, the award will offer students relevant work experience and the opportunity to take part in an adventurous expedition.