The RSL Level 4 Extended Certificate for Creative Industries Practitioners offers a unique and innovative professional development framework for performers who wish to improve their technique and performance skills with key industry partners.
This 1-year course is suitable for students who have passion for theatre and performance and would like to explore ways to turn their talent into a career. It is for young people who want to enhance their skills before entering the industry, or who are taking a gap year before pursuing a degree..
This course will enable you to work and perform in a small touring company alongside professional directors, choreographers, musical directors and agents, whilst building your skills and portfolio as a freelancer.
This course is fully funded by the Department for Education - there are no fees. However, students must be aged 18 years old on 1st September 2022 to qualify.
The level 4 RSL Diploma for Creative Industries Practitioners gives young people an opportunity to further refine their performance and freelancing skills whilst running a professional theatre company and setting up their career.
Students will benefit from working across the BOA Group facilities including the production studios at BOA Stage and Screen Production Academy, the performance studios at BOA Creative, Digital and Performing Arts Academy, and the commercial performance space at the Old Rep Theatre.
Over the duration of the course, you will:
By the end of the course, you will have taken the first step in what we hope will become a fruitful, rewarding and highly successful career.