Drama and Theatre

A Level - A Levels

Start Date

5th September 2017

Course Duration

2 years


Full time


Newcastle Sixth Form College

Course Overview

This subject will give you the opportunity to study and research a range of published plays, exploring a director’s or performer’s perspective. You will create and rehearse
practical group and individual performances regularly, and visits to the theatre will be expected to draw inspiration for both your practical and written work.

Exam Board Information


Progression and Career Opportunities

Communication and inter-personal skills acquired through drama are becoming increasingly sought after by employers and these skills are transferable to many
different careers. You could work in the theatre or performing arts industry, either on stage or in one of the many backstage roles such as theatre management, marketing, lighting, directing, arts funding, costume and staging.

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