Theatre Directing at University of Essex

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Theatre Directing

East 15 Acting School’s MA/MFA Theatre Directing at the University of Essex is a unique and renowned course designed specifically for those who are already practicing as or who wish to establish themselves as professional theatre directors.

Important facts of Theatre Directing

Courses include:

  • Physical Theatre
  • Brecht and His Influences
  • The Techniques of Adaptation
  • Contemporary Irish Theatre
  • Attachment (Assistant Director)
  • MA Theatre Directing Written Dissertation
  • MA Dissertation By Director's Production Workbook

  • Directing in Drama Schools/Universities

Fulltime duration:
12 months

Study start date:
2024-10-03 (Every year in October)

Application deadline:
2024-07-01 (Every year in July)

Tuition fees:

  • GBP 19740 /year (international)
  • GBP 16200 /year (national)


  • Visual Arts
  • Film Studies
  • Drama
University of Essex

University of Essex

Colchester, United Kingdom

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