Barking & Dagenham College - Performing Arts School

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Step up to stand out:  start your creative career here!

If you are interested in training as an actor, dancer, theatre technician or stage manager Barking & Dagenham College (BDC) offers a choice of study options and unique links to a working theatre. The Performing Arts and Technical Theatre department is based at the Broadway.  You will have the opportunity to work on a broad range of productions, in a warm and productive real theatre environment to learn your craft.

You'll get to train in a 340 seat theatre, along with access to rehearsal rooms and dance studios and a technical theatre workshop, with use of the sound and lighting equipment. 

Whilst being based at the Broadway you will become part of cast and crew of BDC Company (Bright, Dedicated and Creative Theatre Company) which has a public season of productions during the Spring and Summer terms.

And of course you'll be well on you're way to obtaining some industry-recognised qualifications!

More details can be found on BDC's website here.