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Performing Arts

BA Acting

3 years

€180 pa

Programme profile

This programme is offered at The Norwegian Theatre Academy.

The aim of the programme is to train specialised artists who can combine skills, knowledge and methods from conceptual visual art, with skills, techniques and methods from the performing arts with a focus on contemporary theatre. The course requires students to take part in complex, experimental theatre productions, develop independent artistic projects and continually practise their skills.

The Norwegian Theatre Academy's curriculum engages professional artists and other relevant experts from all parts of the world as teachers. The norwegian Theatre Academy also keenly recruits students from an international environment.

Students at the Norwegian Theatre Academy are encouraged to take one semester of their studies abroad. The Academy's international network facilitates student exchange and it will help arranging exchanges for interested students individually.

Programme content

The programme has four areas of study featuring: Skills, Methods, Laboratories and Productions.

Skills: Composition, Improvisation, Body, Voice

Methods: History and theory of art and theatre; Art and theatre analysis; Conceptual development; Project planning

Laboratories: Multimedia, Space, Lighting, Sound

Productions: Directed productions, Independent productions


The university doesn't currently offer any related Masters programmes, taught through English.

Entry Requirements

Open Entry, subject to selecton procedure

Open Entry, subject to selecton procedure

Yes: Audition



This programme is only open for entry in alternate years. The next entry year is 2015.

01 October

01 March