MUSICAL THEATRE COURSES AT AMTA BELFAST

Musical Theatre Courses | AMTA Belfast 2018-05-22T16:31:34+00:00

Are you looking for an intensive, practical training course at a leading Musical Theatre Performing Arts School? If you have the drive and are ready to give 100%, one of our courses could be for you! What if you could be trained by people IN the industry NOW? Network with casting agents, agents, directors, and choreographers who can help you achieve your goals, all while you train.

One-Year Musical Theatre Course
Two-Year Musical Theatre Course
Part-Time Foundation Course

ONE-YEAR FULL-TIME MUSICAL THEATRE COURSE

Our One-Year Intensive Musical Theatre Course in Belfast is a fast-paced program designed to get you ready to go into the business as a working professional. The course, taught by working West End and Broadway performers, and is designed to challenge and push you to your maximum, to get you used to working with top industry professionals from both London and New York. This program is designed for those with a pre-existing foundation in musical theatre but need that fine tuning to segue into the industry in London.

Course Highlights

  • Learn the Business: Show-business can be a very daunting industry. We will teach you the business and coping skills you will need to be self-employed in this industry and then be there to advise you throughout your career
  • Stagecraft Training – A comprehensive foundation in the three major disciplines (acting, singing and dance). Learn from industry professionals who are in the business
  • Act, Sing, Dance Daily: We focus on ALL of the disciplines of Musical Theatre, not just some of them! Weekly, private voice lessons are also included in the course
  • London and New York – Regardless of your selected program you will make it to Broadway and the West End to train with industry professionals on both sides of the pond
  • Agents panel in London – At the end of your time with us you will be flown to London to audition in front of our professional panel of Agents, Casting Directors and Directors

Fees : £8500 per year.

This includes all your training in Belfast, airfare to New York and London (1-year program only or 2nd year of 2-year program). The cost of living in Belfast is significantly lower than in London so overall it works out at less than half the cost to train in London for the same programs.

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TWO-YEAR FULL-TIME MUSICAL THEATRE COURSE

Two-Year Intensive Musical Theatre Course in Belfast is designed for those who require a foundation year before embarking onto our 1-year program. You will train in Belfast, London and New York (second year).

Course Highlights:

  • Two Years Total Training: One year full-time training in the studios followed by joining the one year intensive flagship musical theatre course
  • Stagecraft Training: A comprehensive foundation in the three major disciplines (acting, singing and dance). Learn from industry professionals who are in the business NOW!
  • Act, Sing, Dance Daily: We focus on ALL of the disciplines of musical theatre, not just some of them! Weekly private voice lessons are also included in our musical theatre courses
  • Progression to our One-Year Course: at the end of your foundation year you will be ready to take on the one year flagship course where you will train in London and New York (partway through your year)
  • Audition for agent panel: Our Professional Panel at the end of year two is an opportunity of a lifetime. Just you, just them (agents, casting agents, choreographers and directors). Each student gets his or her own time to shine in front of the panel of professionals from the industry. Most of our students receive representation (agents) this way

Fees: £8500 per year.

This includes all your training in Belfast, airfare to New York and London (1-year program only or 2nd year of 2-year program). The cost of living in Belfast is significantly lower than in London so overall it works out at less than half the cost to train in London for the same programs.

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ONE-YEAR PART-TIME FOUNDATION MUSICAL THEATRE COURSE

Our part-time musical theatre foundation course is designed to give the student the fundamental tools in all disciplines of Musical Theatre (acting, singing and dancing). This is suited to individuals wishing to audition for a full-time training course to ensure their best chance of success or for those who want to see if Musical Theatre is an option for a future career.

Fees: £2000

Times: Monday and Wednesday evenings,  6.30 – 9.00pm

Classes Offered:

  • Acting methods
  • Acting through song
  • Repertoire classes
  • Dialect/Accent coaching
  • Audition technique
  • Script analysis
  • Character study

 

  • Singing technique
  • Ensemble singing
  • Jazz
  • Tap
  • Ballet
  • Body conditioning
  • Acting

Upon Completion: Students will receive a certificate of completion and free application and audition to AMTA’s full-time Musical Theatre courses.

Throughout the course students will receive complimentary tickets to all AMTA productions.

All tutors are working professionals within the industry.

Students who are interested in full-time training will have the opportunity to audition for AMTA and if successful, will receive a significant discount off their training.

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