Our courses enable students to develop their performance strengths and critical outlook within the context of a professional and practice focused environment. Whether by learning through collaborations with theatre and dance companies like Frantic Assembly, by gaining practice skills with our Student Theatre Company, or by using our Edric Theatre and studios spaces, our teaching staff are dedicated to providing you with the experience and knowledge you need to pursue a career in the world of performance.


of our drama students were in employment or full time study six months after graduating.


in London for overall satisfaction in Drama (National Student Survey 2018)


in London for graduate prospects in Drama, Dance and Cinematics (Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019)

Open Day

Visit us on our Open Days and discuss your study options with our academics, talk to current students about their experience of LSBU, take a tour of our vibrant central London campus and experience our industry-standard facilities and student residences.

Open Day 5 October – Book Now

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Open Evening 27 November - Book Now


Drama and Performance BA (Hons)

Drama and Applied Theatre BA (Hons)

The Edric Theatre

Students on stage

The Edric Theatre is a dedicated performance space with a reconfigurable 90-seat auditorium, seven studio theatres, rehearsal spaces and backstage facilities.

Executive team

Female lecturer

Our staff are experienced academics and practitioners: artists, curators, designers, digital developers, editors, photographers and producers.

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Contact information

UK/EU enquiries

Tel: 0800 923 8888

International (Non EU) enquiries

Tel: +44 (0) 20 7815 6189

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