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Key information

Qualification type

MA - Master of Arts

Subject areas

Musical Theatre

Course type


Course Summary

The Musical Theatre programme is an intensive 1 year postgraduate programme which offers practical training that will equip participants in the ‘triple-threat’ disciplines of acting, singing, dancing. All of our teaching staff are theatre professionals that work in higher education as well as the industry. UWTSD Cardiff offers a selection of postgraduate degrees that will provide the Students with a solid technique hand in hand with a broad understanding of the creative industries in Wales and beyond. UWTSD Cardiff is a lively melting pot of the actors, singers and dancers of the future. The courses’ work ethic is based on personal development, respect and collaboration. This stems from the support the students receive from the committed and professional staff. This course will develop the student’s skills as a musical theatre performer with an emphasis on: Public Performances; Core skills and Techniques; Professional Development. Career Opportunities includes: Musical Theatre; Acting; Singing; Dance/Choreography; Theatre.

Different course options

Study mode

Full time


1 year

Start date



Advanced Singing
Advanced Vocal Training
Advanced Dance
Advanced Acting 1
Professional Development
Public Performances

Tuition fees

UK fees
Course fees for UK / EU students

Fee is £6,200 for 2018/19 entry. There may be a slight increase in 2019/20 entry.

Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


International fees
Course fees for non-UK / EU students

For this course (per year)


Average for all Postgrad courses (per year)


Entry requirements

Students need to have a UK bachelor degree (minimum 2:1) or experience.