MA/MFA Advanced Theatre Practice


These courses are aimed at those wishing to play a leading role in tomorrow’s new performance and theatre-making worlds. Students will collaborate with a group of practising and aspiring theatre practitioners, and engage in a collaborative laboratory for practical experiment to imagine and realise the theatre of the future.

As an active participant in the MA or MFA Advanced Theatre Practice, you will:

  • Participate in workshops with leading professionals;
  • Learn to research and extend your own practice;
  • Launch a company, make new work, and, on the MA, take this to an audience beyond Central;
  • Extend the roles of performer, director, writer, designer, dramaturg, puppeteer, musician, artist, or creative thinker in new andunexpected ways;
  • Build on the tradition of theatre-making as a communicative medium of exchange, i.e. through working with digital media;
  • If an MFA student, have excellent opportunities to work for an extended period with a number of distinguished external companies.

Find out more about postgraduate study at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama here