Performing Arts


Skills for Performing Arts | Level 1 Diploma


Working in partnership with the newly reopened Charles Cryer Theatre we are offering a new opportunity for young people to achieve a qualification in Performing Arts.

We have no entry requirements, so if you would like a chance to enter the performing arts world join our Level 1 qualification.

Working in the theatre you will have the chance to experience what its really like on stage and behind the scenes. These qualifications are intended to provide learners with a broad introduction to the performing arts sector, equipping learners with underpinning knowledge and skills specific to the sector alongside a range of transferable employability skills.

They are designed to support progression to further learning and ultimately to work in performing arts or other related sectors.


Selection of Units
• Backstage Theatre Skills
• Contributing to a dramatic
• Creating Dance & Drama
• Creating Music and Lyrics
• Creating Sets and Stages
• Dance and Movement
• Design Skills for Performance
• Devising and Directing Dance
• Directing and Devising Drama
• DJing Skills
• Drama and Theatre Workshop
• Make-up for Performance
• Music Skills for Solo
• Musical Theatre Skills
• Performing Arts Individual
Repertoire and Showcase
• Performing Physical Theatre
• Preparing for a Performance
• Promoting a Performing Arts
• Rehearsing for a Production
• Sound and Audio Production