University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Performance Design

This course will help develop an awareness of the performance events and experiences that can be created with the aid of lighting, projection, settings and objects, puppetry, props, costume, sound as well as newer technologies such as digital and pervasive media. You'll have space to experiment and come up with innovative and creative ideas for performance, while learning more about the theories and concepts that are shaping emergent forms of theatre, art and performance practice. As you build up your MA portfolio you'll engage with contemporary performance and arts practices - including immersive and participatory forms of performance, as well as those outside of the theatre - while considering the role they play in their wider social, cultural and economic landscape. This is the only research-orientated programme in the UK tailored towards academic and practical engagement with performance design.

Qualifications

Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
MA Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
MA Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
PgCert Full-time September 2016 - 12 months
PgCert Part-time September 2016 - 24 months
PgDip Part-time September 2016 - 12 months
PgDip Full-time September 2016 - 12 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

Get in touch

Remember to mention TARGETpostgrad when contacting universities.

Key information

Contact: 
School of Performance and Cultural Industries
Telephone number: 
0113 343 8714