Opened by Sir Laurence Olivier in 1946, Bristol Old Vic Theatre School is recognised as one of the country’s leading Conservatoire Drama Schools, training students in a professional environment for careers in the arts and entertainment industry.
Operating on three specialist teaching sites and performing in the major producing theatre venues in Bristol, Bristol Old Vic Theatre School students are trained to the highest standards for direct entry into work in theatre, film and radio drama.
The School has a long history of producing nationally recognised creative and technical theatre graduates. With strong links with all aspects of the arts and entertainment industry across the UK and beyond, Bristol Old Vic Theatre School graduates have an outstanding graduate employment record and the School has a strong reputation as a centre of excellence.
FdA Production Arts – Stage
BA (Hons) Production Arts – Stage & Screen
Production Arts courses at BOVTS include stage management, lighting and electrics, sound, scenic construction and crafts, and film production.
FdA and BA top-up Costume for Film, Theatre and Television
MA Performance Design
MA Scenic Art
MA Drama Directing
MA Drama Writing
MFA Professional Voice Studies