This is a unique professional course that has been designed specifically for those who already are or wish to become professional theatre directors. MFA Theatre Directing is open to students from around the world. East 15 runs some modules overseas, mostly recently in Moscow, Thailand and Bali, involving specialist practical study in another cultural environment. Teaching is by a wide range of leading experienced directors and professional practitioners from the UK and overseas.
This course is taught at East 15 Acting School; full details can be found on their website.
Our applicants need to undertake a successful audition or video audition, plus have a first degree of Upper Second Class or suitable previous life and/or professional expertise.
We accept a wide range of qualifications from applicants studying in the EU and other countries. Get in touch with any questions you may have about the qualifications we accept. Remember to tell us about the qualifications you have already completed or are currently taking.
We offer dynamic and unique course for actors, directors, technical theatre specialists and students of theatre practice. Training at East 15 draws upon 50 years of tradition combined with a keen sense of the world of stage and screen today.
Our carefully selected modules will give you the chance to explore and develop your specialist training. This course is taught at East 15 Acting School; full details can be found on their website.
Â£12,650Additional costs for materials and field trips of up to approximately £230. Equipment lists are reviewed annually.
Â£13,800Additional costs for materials and field trips of up to approximately £230. Equipment lists are reviewed annually.
Fees will increase for each academic year of study.
When you apply for one of our postgraduate courses, we will assess you on your experience (both academic and practical) and your potential for success.
You need to complete and send us a completed East 15 application form, two confidential references and a copy of your audition payment receipt so that we can arrange your audition.
For the MFA Theatre Directing, you are assessed on the basis of your written application, although you may be called for interview or given a telephone or Skype interview.
For full details, please see the East 15 website.
You’ll be in intensive training at one of the most prestigious and internationally respected conservatoires in the country gaining the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a career in the performing arts. But fear not! It’s not all work and no play at East 15 Acting School in Loughton.
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