Part-Time Advanced Musical Theatre Course

Advanced Musical Theatre Course

6 Months Part-Time


This advanced, vocational Musical Theatre course runs on Mondays and Tuesdays for 6 months. You will focus on honing your skills as a triple threat performer with daily Dance classes, Acting through Song classes, Vocal Technique and Acting classes. There are also projects to integrate all three disciplines such as the 'Swing project'. This course is designed for more advanced performers who want to finish their training or get back into the industry. The course runs alongside our full-time courses and is fast-paced and demanding. Applicants should have some training or performance experience under their belt. They should also have a reasonable knowledge of Musical Theatre repertoire.

Associated Studios have forged strong and trusted links with eminent industry professionals in both the UK and internationally. Through this close association, we understand industry requirements and have a network of dedicated and highly experienced theatre practitioners who teach you, and stand ready to offer you help and advice whilst you are studying with us, and after you embark on your career. This course ends with an opportunity to take part in our agent/industry panel showcase. Please note that participation in the agent panel week is decided by Associated Studios' senior staff at the end of the first term of the course, depending on progress. The faculty will take a view whether you are ready to 'audition' for the industry and whether this exposure is appropriate at this stage of your development.

Associated Studios take pride in developing performers of the highest calibre. You will be challenged and nurtured, inspired to work to the best of your ability. This course offers 6 months of intensive practical training in Dance, Singing and Acting, the skills required to become an outstanding Musical Theatre.


Start Date:
October 7, 2024
End Date:
March 20, 2025
Deadline for Applications:

  • Mondays: 09:30 – 17:30
  • Tuesdays: 09:30 – 17:30

*Please allow 9am-6pm daily



Please note that although Associated Studios cannot give out students visas, this course falls within the 6-month visa allowance. European performers are welcome to apply.

Interest free instalment plans available

Via audition: Prepare 2 contrasting Musical Theatre songs and a monologue, you can submit these as a self-tape or attend an in-person audition. Please note that as Associated Studios is a vocational school, we seek out talent and potential, therefore academic qualifications are not essential.
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Course Overview

Course Details

How To Apply

Triple Threat Training

You will receive triple threat training. Your training will focus equally on all three disciplines; singing, acting and dancing. You will have the opportunity to perform and receive individual feedback regularly.

Masterclass & Mock Auditions

Throughout your course, you will participate in masterclasses and workshops led by industry professionals. You will also get the opportunity to take part in mock auditions with Casting Directors, Producers and Agents.

Panel Week & Digital Showcase

One of the highlights of this course is our 'Agent and Industry Panel Week'. This week gives students the opportunity to show their full potential to the top agents and casting directors in the business. Students will also take part in our digital showcase which allows students to professionally record their top choice songs to share with industry.

Associated Studios has been extremely successful in the percentage of students gaining agent representation during the course.

Individual Singing Lessons

As well as your ensemble singing lessons, music theory and song performance classes, students on this course will also receive individual singing lessons with a top vocal coach. Singing lessons will take place on a Friday.

Full-Scale Musical Production

You will take part in a full-scale musical production in a professional theatre in London. Like a professional process, you will rehearse and work with a professional creative and production team over a 7-8 week period.

"The passion and the support from tutors, both in-house and visiting, made me feel safe and inspired to explore and experiment my craft."

Simon Shaw