The Centre for Culture & Creative Industries is host to a vibrant research community concerned with current debates affecting: Power in/of the creative and cultural sectors; Cultural geographies, heritage...Read more
The Performance Practice offers you an opportunity to extend and reflect on your creative performance practice. The area of study is entirely dependent upon your expertise, and could include playwriting,...Read more
This Performing Arts PhD course gives both practice-led and more traditional forms of doctoral research in performer training, live art, dance-theatre, site-specific performance, experimental theatre,...Read more
In this course you will have access to a range of training opportunities provided by the University that aim to develop your research skills. An PhD may enhance and progress careers in performing arts,...Read more
A Higher Doctorate is awarded for published work of the highest quality. We ask candidates to submit a collection of their published work and a commentary that demonstrates its impact on the subject. ...Read more
Why choose this course?
Research a thesis based on a topic of your own choosing
Develop high-level research skills supported by specialist academic tutors
Combine both practice-based and theoretical...Read more
Our faculties are theatre-makers, performance artists, theatre historians and performance theorists. They are experts in diverse interdisciplinary approaches to the study of drama, theatre and performance. ...Read more
In this course, you will join a vibrant student community in our Research School and become part of our dynamic research environment. You will have the opportunity to be supervised by leading researchers...Read more
Uniquely, we offer degrees in performance practice at MA by Research and PhD levels, which allows performers of a proven ability to develop their work on historically-informed performances of western art music. ...Read more
The Doctor of Performing Arts programme is the Royal Conservatoire’s innovative professional doctorate in artistic practice.
Validated by the University of St Andrews, the purpose of the programme is...Read more
A PhD is “probably the most internationally transferable qualification” according to the Higher Education Policy Institute.
You will critically investigate your chosen topic in great depth,...Read more