Generate – Theatre Design, Costume and Scenic Art Graduate Exhibition Generate

Generate – Theatre Design, Costume and Scenic Art Graduate Exhibition

Bristol and London

Key Information
  • Dates Fri 28 Jun 2019 - Fri 12 Jul 2019
  • Location Bristol and London
  • Bristol Event

    Royal West of England Academy (RWA), 28th June – 4th July

  • London Event

    Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane
    9th – 12th July

This exhibition showcases the next generation of talented graduates from the creative departments at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School.

Generate opens at the RWA Academy, Queen’s Road, Bristol on Tuesday 28th June and will run until Thursday 4th July*. Visitors to Generate will be able to view the work of the graduating students from BOVTS’ Theatre Design, Costume and Scenic Art courses.

The Theatre Design exhibition then continues in London, at the Old Truman Brewery on Brick Lane, from  Tuesday 9 July – Friday 12 July. At this event, there will be a reduced exhibition of graduate work from Costume and Scenic Art students.

*Please note that the RWA is closed to the public on Mon 1 July.

Theatre Design MA

A four-term course providing vocational training in set and costume design.

This practical and creative course offers four students a range of projects and design positions on BOVTS productions, with skills based master-classes supporting the design training.

The Theatre Design MA exhibition continues in London.

Costume Two year (FdA) and BA (hons) top up

The vocational training on in-house productions covers all aspects of the Costume role for a career in the industry.

With up to six places a year, this intensive, highly practical course emphasises developing contacts and relationships with Industry professionals.

Image: Detail of a ceremonial cloak for Orca, designed by Oscar Selfridge and made by Rebekah Davies with assistance from Rhianne Good.

Scenic Art MA

A one-year (three-term) intensive, practical training for four students.

Taught by highly experienced professionals to Industry standards, this course has an outstanding employment rate among its graduates and has strong links in the arts and entertainment industry.

Students developing and growing in confidence during their time here, seeing their work reaching professional standards in approach and execution; a student who intends to be a stage manager producing a wonderful sound design; a first year student making a lovely recording of a song for their recording project; tracking the careers of former students and seeing them be successful; being able to find a job opportunity for a recent graduate. Frank Bradley, Sound Tutor