Short Courses

From one-off masterclasses to weekly acting sessions, and from industry survival workshops to introductory tasters, our short courses programme encompasses a whole lot of drama! Whether you want to try some acting just for fun, or you’re a seasoned professional looking to build on your experience, there’s something to suit everyone.

Our short courses are run by experienced industry professionals who can help you navigate the next steps of your career or hobby, or support you in understanding whether full-time training could be for you.

The courses listed below are suitable for adults aged 18 and up. For further information about our youth courses, please visit our Young Artists webpages.

If you have any questions about our short courses for adults, please email [email protected].

Download our Spring-Summer 2024 Short Courses brochure

Students relaxing outside of the School
The School is in a beautiful part of Bristol, overlooking a huge park called the Downs. We sometimes take advantage of our close proximity to the Downs during the summer term, practising fight and dance routines, or voice or singing classes! Dan Hall, BA Professional Acting student