Drama and acting course students performing on stage

Drama and Acting

Bristol is rich in theatre, music and live performance. Our long-established partnerships and connections within this vibrant sector mean we can deliver drama and acting courses at inspirational venues, placing you centre stage in the creative heart of the city.

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  • Student satisfaction icon98% of students are in employment and/or further study according to the HESA survey published in July 2017.
  • Icon for achievementAccess to specialist theatres, studios, technical facilities and a library dedicated to the creative and cultural industries.
  • Facilities iconStrong collaborations with the Old Vic, Colston Hall, St George's Concert Hall and Bristol Music Trust.
Photography students on Bristol waterfront

City Campus - a creative powerhouse

Be inspired by the creative culture of the city, and be free to express yourself in an environment where you will live and breathe drama, acting and more.

  • Drama degree students in a studio

    Practical opportunities

    Take part in a range of exciting opportunities, from cultural events across Bristol to internships or placements with our key partners.

    At UWE Bristol you’ll get the chance to collaborate on live projects with real-world impact. Plus, make a difference by supporting volunteering projects in the  local community.

  • Bower Ashton drama studio

    Facilities at City Campus

    Continued investment in our facilities, processes and digital technology equipment means you'll have the resources to reach your full potential and showcase your talents.

    During your time at UWE Bristol, you will benefit from a range of facilities located at Bower Ashton Studios, Frenchay Campus, the Arnolfini and the Centre for Music.

Undergraduate Drama and Acting (2020/21 entry)

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