University of Wales Trinity Saint David Theatre

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University of Wales Trinity Saint David Theatre


Performing Arts sits at the cultural heart of the UWTSD Carmarthen Campus and offers practical training in acting, dance and theatre design and production.

With a wide range of theatre professionals contributing to the programmes as tutors, directors, designers and musical directors. Students are taught by professionals who work within the performance industry.

Studying here will allow you to develop advanced skill and technique in a challenging industry-focused environment.

During your training you will gain invaluable links with professionals which will provide a gateway into the performance industry upon graduation.

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Undergraduate Courses

On the Carmarthen Campus, we offer the following undergraduate programmes:

BA Acting

A practical course training the actors of tomorrow.

The BA Acting degree has been designed to develop your skills so that you graduate as industry-ready professionals. To do so, you will collaborate with theatre professionals from different disciplines creating an extremely encouraging and supportive environment in which students can safely experiment.

Exploring practical performance skills, developing connections with industry professionals and fostering entrepreneurship is at the heart of this training.

BA Dance

Creating graduates capable of excellence in dance practice.

BA Dance is a practice-based programme designed to prepare students for a career in the dance industry. The course enables the development of technical, choreographic and performance skills, complemented by a focus on dance health and wellbeing and performance optimisation.

BA Theatre Design and Production

This is a practical programme designed on a broad foundation of production skills right though to producing performances. Students explore, design and create exciting new work alongside industry professionals. The aim is to develop graduates who have a well-rounded and solid knowledge base, are skilled in more than one area and ready to engage in the wider performance sector.


Carmarthen Campus

University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Carmarthen Campus
Carmarthen SA31 3EP
Tel: 01267 676767

Lampeter Campus

University of Wales Trinity Saint David
Lampeter Campus
Ceredigion SA48 7ED
Tel: 01570 422351

Swansea Campus

University of Wales Trinity Saint David
(formerly Swansea Metropolitan University)
Swansea Campus, Mount Pleasant
Swansea SA1 6ED
Tel: 01792 481000

London Campus

University of Wales Trinity Saint David
London Campus, Winchester House
11 Cranmer Road
London, SW9 6EJ
Tel: 0207 566 7600