• Do you dream of being that new, edgy band that tops the charts?
  • Are you waiting for your big Oscar winning performance?
  • Would you prefer to be the award-winning director that calls all the shots?

Whether you’re looking to experience the buzz and adrenaline of opening night as the lights go up, or playing a roof-raising concert of live music to a sold-out audience, Rotherham College is the perfect place to start a creative career in music or acting.

Rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted, the Performing Arts department will provide you with some of the finest equipment in the industry to develop your skills to the maximum.

You’ll explore a range of acting techniques and audition for roles, big or small, to provide you with the experience you need to progress in the acting industry.

Courses and Apprenticeships available in:

  • Community Arts
  • Live Events and Promotion
  • Music
  • Performing Arts
  • Technical Theatre
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When studying one of our performance courses you will work with industry standard equipment and software as gaining work experience by participating in live public performances.

Students can also learn about the promotion and organisation side of performances. Students will gain experience with live events whilst earning.

Following the Performance
route you could be:
  • Music Performer
  • Actor
  • Dancer
  • Live Events Manager

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On Halloween, Performing Arts students came together again to guide the public through ‘Rother-Howl Returns’; a ghoulish performance that took an audience around various sites in the town centre, with ghostly stories, werewolves and zombies along the way!

Performing Arts Students
Performing Arts

The Rother-Howl Walk has been a popular performance by first and second year Degree Performing Arts students for the last two years, with this year getting an even spookier re-boot by Higher Education Performing Arts Programme Leader, Karen Mulcahey and her writing partner Tony Steele.

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