ⓘ Regrettably, due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic we’ve had to cancel some of our summer courses. Please see below for further information. Participants should check their email for details of refunds. Please get in touch if you require any further information.
Our short acting courses, for those aged 17 and up, are designed to give participants a taste of professional conservatoire training in a supportive and friendly environment.
Courses range in length from three days to a full ten-week foundation course, and are taught at the School by our experienced teaching staff.
Information about course content, dates, application procedure and further contact information can be found on each of the following pages.
Bristol Old Vic Theatre School is based on three specialist sites in the heart of the vibrant and creative city of Bristol. The School is non-residential, but we welcome students from outside of the area and are able to advise applicants about local accommodation options.
The School also offers a programme of youth courses for school years 3 – 13. Further information is available from the Youth Group – Theatre Skills page.
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Find out more by downloading our new short course brochure (PDF, 394 KB).