Theatre and drama

Theatre and drama

Theatre and dramaWhy study Theatre and drama?

Study theatre, performance, plays, dramatic literature and theory, genre studies and criticism. Explore current and historical practice. You will have the opportunity to perform, direct and write plays, and work behind the scenes.

Career opportunities

Theatre companies and venues, drama teaching and other education, acting and production including film and television, creative arts activity and organisation, youth and social welfare, event management and government careers.


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