Performance - Drama Foundation

Liberties College


Course Name Performance - Drama Foundation
Course Provider Liberties College
Alternative Provider(s) City of Dublin ETB
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Course Code 5M5163
Course Type PLC Post Leaving Cert
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Level 5 Certificate (Level 5 NFQ)  More info... Major QQI Level 5 NFQ
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Attendance Options Full time
Location (Districts) Liberties
Course Content

Expand+A course in Acting & Musical Theatre which emphasises the value of live performance in the development of an actor. Formal training to a high standard is provided alongside rehearsal and production schedules. Applicants may opt to specialise in Stage...

FET Code 5M5163 Theatre Performance
Duration 1 year
Comment Certification
QQI Level 5 Theatre Performance (5M5163)
Number of Places 50
Course Fee

Expand+There are no tuition fees for students who are citizens of Ireland or another European Union State. For all students there is a moderate course charge to cover expenses such as examination fees and specialist materials supplied directly to students....

Financial Support Students may be eligible for a means tested maintenance grant under the Maintenance Grants Scheme for students attending Post Leaving Certificate Courses. General information and application details may be obtained on You can submit your application for a Maintenance Grant once you have secured a college place.

Candidates are advised to apply for a grant as soon as they have secured a college place in order to have time to submit all documents required.
Interview Yes
Application Date Admission Dates

Round 1 March 2019 Saturday

Round 2 April 2019 Wednesday

Round 3 May 2019 Tuesday

Round 4 August 2019 To be confirmed


Due to the high level of interest in some course areas, interview panels fill up quickly.

Liberties College reserves the right to close application to courses when interview panels are full.

Every effort will be made to accommodate applicants in subsequent interview rounds.
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Subjects Taught Principal Areas of Study

•Acting Skills and Techniques
•Performance Craft
•Theatre Studies
•Movement, Improvisation and Dance
•Text Analysis
•Theatre Studies
•Musical Theatre
•Dance Performance
•Technical Skills for Theatre
•Greek & Roman Theatre
•Audition Preparation

(Modules offered may be subject to change).
Entry Requirements Entry to the course is by audition / workshop and interview. Previous training in performance is not required.

Applications from mature students particularly welcome.

Audition requirements
Careers or Further Progression Employment
Theatre, Film and Television Acting, Entertainment Industry.

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•BA (Hons) Performing Arts – Sligo IT
Further Enquiries Phone: 01 454 0044
Fax: 01 454 6348
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