You can still join Central in 2019 through Clearing
We are still able to accept applications for a small number of courses starting in October 2019. See the courses that are still open for application below and fill out the form to register your interest in receiving an interview for the course.
Train as a highly adaptable performance maker, make theatre to change lives and inspire change in communities through innovative performances outside traditional theatre environments.
Experiment, explore and create new forms of performance, develop critical skills to investigate, theorise and make new performance, produce work in professional environments or undertake projects with national and international arts organisations and practitioners.
Develop skills for writing for performance practices, create new performance work and explore innovative forms of writing for solo performance and devised theatre, work with award-winning playwrights, arts practitioners and directors and much more.
Learn to design lighting for live performance, develope creative & technical expertise, and practical skills such as rigging, focusing and plotting for lighting and video.
As a student on the Production Lighting Course, you will learn to plan, rig, focus, plot and maintain lighting and video rigs for theatre and other live shows. You will also have the opportunity to work alongside professionals on realised projects within Central and in industry settings.
Scenic Artists are responsible for painting backdrops and set pieces for theatre, film, television and other modes of display. You will learn to interpret set designs – period or modern, abstract or representational, develop a high-level of technical competence and skills in research and interpretation and much more.
Learn traditional construction skills and experiment with newer materials and techniques, plan and build sets for a variety of contexts including theatre, film, television, events and advertising. If you are a problem solver who enjoys building with wood and metal, have a look at this course.
Learn the art of creating sonic worlds for drama and performance, gain technical ability to control the sonic environment of live performance, underpinned by an understanding of relevant acoustic and electrical theory and much more.
Bursaries and Scholarships
Although it is late in the application process, there may still be a small number of bursaries and scholarships available for late applicants to apply for.
The Admissions Team will be able to state what is available when organising an interview date.