Performing Arts

Pathways

Pathways are made up of courses focussed on future careers or further education opportunities

Whether you want to be on stage or backstage, we have a range of courses to suite you.

Our creative courses are accredited by the University of the Arts, London. Students will become a member of our Lanfranc Theatre Company and have the opportunity to perform for real clients from the industry. 

Careers
  • Cruise Ship Entertainer
  • Theatre Designer
  • Director
  • Stage Manager
  • Actor / Dancer
Facilities

Teaching takes place in theatres, dance studios and workshops that are equipped to enable students to create professional-standard public performances both on and off stage.

Career Prospects

This pathway could lead to many career opportunities

Example

Actors, entertainers and presenters

Annual pay
£36,920

The workforce is projected to expand by 8% over the period to 2024, adding 4,012 jobs. In the same period, 33% of the workforce is projected to retire, creating 16,181 job openings.

Role description

Actors, entertainers and presenters sing, portray roles in dramatic productions, perform comedy routines, gymnastic feats and tricks of illusion, train animals to perform and perform with them, and introduce and present radio and television programmes.

What's next?

Step 1 Apply

Once you apply, you will have an interview to discuss your chosen pathway

Step 2 Interview

At your interview, the tutor will discuss the entry requirements for each level and course. This is also your opportunity to make sure that this pathway meets your goals and ambitions.

Courses at Canterbury College

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Contact us

We'd love to hear from you

New Dover Road
Canterbury, Kent
CT1 3AJ

Telephone:
01227 811111