Training Course

Deaf Theatre Skills

Organisation: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland

Region: Central Scotland

Artform: Theatre

Welcoming: Sensory Disability

Opportunity Summary:

This short-course programme, delivered in partnership with the theatre company, Solar Bear, offers deaf students the opportunity to work on acting and performance skills. It aims to develop techniques and expertise in storytelling through a theatrical language that incorporates British Sign Language, spoken word and visual language. This unique training opportunity is laying the foundations for a BA Acting Degree Course for deaf people due to begin in September 2015 at the Royal Conservatoire Scotland. Places on the short-course programme are awarded through an audition process. For further information contact gerry@solarbear.org.uk or the Conservatoire.


Organisation Information:

The conservatoire experience is more than an education. It is total immersion in discovering who you are, whichever path you choose to follow. Royal Conservatoire of Scotland students enjoy an extraordinary blend of intensive tuition, professional partnerships, performances and the creative space to co-create across the disciplines on their journey towards realising their own individual artistic voice.

W: www.rcs.ac.uk

T: 0141 332 4101

E: dramaadmissions@rcs.ac.uk