BRICTT offers this exciting Extended Diploma in Performing Arts, a two-year intensive course all about developing your performance skills, improving your acting, dancing and singing technique, and getting yourself noticed by connecting with the entertainment industry.
You will explore a wide range of performance styles, participating in a high level of training in all three disciplines of Acting, Dance and Vocals. You’ll gain a fundamental understanding of the way the entertainment industry works, and will be guided by your tutors and prominent industry professionals to help steer you towards your future career or study goals.
Career Development classes will give you a thorough understanding of the performance industry and where you might fit within it. Practical classes will cover a multitude of styles and disciplines, including Shakespeare, Text Analysis and Book Musicals in Drama, Ballet, Contemporary, Jazz and Street Dance in Dance and Musical Theatre, Pop and Jazz in Vocals.
This Diploma course is delivered across two schools at BACA (Brighton Aldridge Community Academy) and PACA (Portslade Aldridge Community Academy), who are providing the BRICTT team with the fantastic specialist studios and facilities necessary to deliver this unique course.
BRICTT sets itself apart from other colleges with its equal focus on the rigorous vocational development of all three disciplines – the fundamentals for all successful modern performers in the industry today. You will work in a focused and creative atmosphere alongside other motivated and like-minded individuals aiming for a career in the arts supported by a hugely experienced network of tutors, all of whom are practitioners working currently in the industry. Prominent professionals from the business will lead regular guest workshops. There will also be a series of fully staged productions throughout the two years.
You will also be able to take full advantage of the faculty delivering the BRICTT degree course, who will also be teaching on a regular basis at BACA. With an emphasis on life coaching and physical and mental wellbeing, the BRICTT ethos is to nurture our young performers to be the best that they can be, to give them full confidence in themselves to stand up and achieve their full potential and to provide them with the life skills needed to enter any job or training their future may hold for them.
Successful completion of the course will gain you a nationally recognised RSL Extended Diploma qualification, equivalent to three A-levels – a great gateway to either taking your first steps in a performing arts career, or continuing with study in the form of an Acting and Performing Arts degree at BRICTT.
UK and EU students aged 18 and under are eligible for free funding (subject to academic requirements), and educational loans are available for UK students over the age of 24, so joining us at BRICTT doesn’t have to break the bank.