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)
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.
The Edric Theatre
The Edric Theatre is a dedicated performance space with a reconfigurable 90-seat auditorium, seven studio theatres, rehearsal spaces and backstage facilities.
From finance to theatre: Dima came to London to follow his passion and with the benefit of LSBU's professional facilities he is now a successful actor.
Since graduating, Anna has formed her own theatre company and staged her first production.
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LSBU drama alumna, Anna Leckey, profiled by The Times
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LSBU hosts British Journalism Training Council conference
15 May 2019
Chris Skidmore, Minister of State for Universities, visits LSBU’s School of Arts and Creative Industries
10 April 2019
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10 April 2019
LSBU Journalism students to team up with innovative start-up Fighthoax
6 March 2019
LSBU graduate wins big at the RTS London Student Awards
22 February 2019
Hollywood actor David Oyelowo awarded honorary doctorate by London South Bank University
15 October 2018