You will learn from industry experts and gain real performance experience in our Griffon Theatre. You will also have opportunities to get involved in professional work opportunities through our close links with local theatres.
Studying performing arts will provide you with excellent opportunities to access a variety of careers both on and offstage. You can also develop a range of vital transferable skills that can be used in a range of careers including broadcasting and teaching.
Our results are consistently good, and our students go on to outstanding destinations, from setting up their own theatre companies to studying at leading universities.
“It was a great experience. The skills it gave me put me in a strong position to get into drama school and pursue the career of my choice.”Ryan - Professional Actor and Rose Bruford College graduate
“My experience was rewarding. I learnt so much from being there. I matured as a person and made great friends.”Christoper - Stage Manager for Professional Productions
Why study performing arts at Paston College?
Gain industry experience
We believe in equipping our students with the skills and knowledge required to make an impact in the industry.
That's why you'll be taught by our performance specialists and have the opportunity to gain real experience of work so you can develop the practical skills employers need.
Use specialist facilities
You will study using our specialist facilities including our 150 seat Griffon Theatre which boasts a cyclorama layout and the latest digital sound, lighting and production technology.
This will allow you to hone your skills and ensure that you develop the live performance skills you need to prepare you for your future career.
Our students progress to outstanding destinations.
The majority of our students progress to university but many start work in the performing arts industry and some have even set up their own theatre companies.