Careers in dance include performance, teaching, working within community dance organisations and dance/movement therapy. Your tutors will be able to recommend certain careers as you progress through the course.
We can provide full-time learners the opportunity to enter employment in the Performing Arts sector such as Acting (Film Theatre and TV), Singing, Variety, Musical Theatre, Contemporary Theatre, Classical Theatre, Commercial Dance, Contemporary Dance, Production roles (Lights, Sound, and Stage Manager etc) or to progress to vocational qualifications such as an FDA in Contemporary and Musical Theatre and Contemporary Dance at Bournemouth and Poole College. Alongside the Performing Arts and entertainment industry, the transferable skills you will develop will enable you to find work in various industries i.e. Customer Service, Project Management, Team Leading, Professional Development, Recruitment, Sales, Media, Events Management and Advertising.
The Dance Studio at North Road is fully equipped with sound, lights and sprung flooring which will accommodate practical sessions.
The College prides itself on its facilities, which include the new Jellicoe Theatre at North Road and a variety of rehearsal studios and working spaces.
You are also encouraged to use the dedicated Performing Arts Learning Resource Centre which have an extensive selection of books, periodicals, journals, magazines and student access to the Internet.