Auditions for University of Chester's BA (Hons) Dance & BA (Hons) Performing Arts

Chester, United Kingdom
Application deadline: 31 Jul
The University of Chester is now accepting video applications for its full time 3 years BA Dance & BA Performing Arts courses.

BA (Hons) Dance
During this course you will have the chance to acquire strong dance performance, dance technique, and choreographic skills underpinned by a critically informed approach to current dance practice. There will be opportunities to perform, create and teach dance in different contexts, alongside the opportunity to develop techniques in a range of contemporary dance practices.

Studying Dance at Chester will involve being led by expert and highly motivated professionals; working in a supportive and nurturing environment that encourages the development of each individual student; being in a hands-on learning environment with exciting industry connections; gaining opportunities to perform and present work; developing dance-teaching skills; using well-equipped, excellent studio performance, computer and learning facilities; developing performance technology and digital media skills; and working in a dynamic arts environment.

BA (Hons) Performing Arts
This course invites you to explore performance from a variety of angles, encompassing dance, drama and interactive performance – not just as separate subjects, but allowing you to work at the intersection between them. As you progress, you will define your own specialism to make you a well-rounded, multidisciplinary performer.

The Performing Arts course at Chester is taught by a knowledgeable group of staff who come from a wide variety of performance backgrounds, which will enable you to draw from a wide variety of skillsets and knowledge bases in order to help craft your own niche in this field. While the course will focus on live performance in dance and drama, you will also learn about interactivity and the use of technology in performance, using the latest software and hardware.