Creative Practice - Musical Theatre


LEVEL 4 (YR 1)
Studying Musical Theatre
(30 credits – compulsory)
Musical Theatre Dance Techniques 1
(20 credits – compulsory)
Acting Technique
(20 credits – compulsory)
Singing Technique
(20 credits – compulsory)
Live Musical Theatre Performance
(30 credits – compulsory)
LEVEL 5 (YR 2)
Exploring Musical Theatre
(30 credits – compulsory)
Musical Theatre Dance Techniques 2
(20 credits – compulsory)
Advanced Musical Theatre Technique
(40 credits – compulsory)
Musical Theatre Staged Performance
(30 credits – compulsory)
LEVEL 6 (YR 3)

Musical Theatre Performance Showcase
(30 credits – compulsory)
Industry Investigation
(20 credits – compulsory)
Promotional Portfolio – Musical theatre
(20 credits – compulsory)
Major Musical Theatre Performance
(50 credits – compulsory)

Entry Requirements

UCAS Tariff – 96 points
Interview / Audition

Additional Information
  • Duration – 3 Years
  • 2024/25 new entrants, UK – full time £9250
  • Fees quoted relate to study in the Academic Year 2024/25 only and may be subject to inflationary increases in future years.
  • Location – Liverpool or London campuses
  • Awarded by: The University of Northampton

LMA is currently unable to accept international applicants who would need a Tier 4 Student Visa to study in the UK

Additional Costs Associated with your Course.

You should anticipate the following additional costs associated with your course: 

Clothing  and footwear Items to enable  you to follow the expected dress code for your course.  Initial outlay from new at the start of the course approximately £100 for clothing and £120  for shoes.  

All students on the Musical Theatre course are required to follow an “all black, neutral clothing” dress code for all practical workshop and rehearsal sessions.  Clothing should preferably be logo free. Items worn can include Leotard, Vest, Crop top, T-shirt, Leggings, Tights, Shorts .  

You are also required to have a range of footwear Items to enable you to fully participate in the different dance class activities, including suitable trainers for fitness classes , Black split sole jazz shoes; Tan New Yorkers; Black tap shoes; Split sole ballet shoes (flesh tone of your choosing)

Costs for Optional Trips to Shows and Performances – Approx £75.00 per year.

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Institution code: L52 Course code: W313

Campus codes: Liverpool – L  London – N

The BA (Hons) degree in Musical Theatre at LMA is delivered by industry professionals and is designed and delivered with industry in mind! Our performers are trained to develop high level skills within the three disciplines of dance, singing and acting. This is set within the context of an interesting, relevant programme or supporting theoretical study.

All major genres and practices are developed and students have the opportunity to work across a multitude of full scale musical theatre productions performed
across professional theatres, along with performing across a selection of studio performances.

With the volume of performances and experiences working across a multitude of theatre venues, our graduates not only have their degree, but have the professional work ethic and etiquette required to work within the industry.