Drama and Theatre
Developing the next generation of industry-ready actors, performers, directors and theatre makers
We offer a unique learning and training programme, giving you the opportunity to study, learn and train with leading industry professionals in the heart of London’s cultural quarter, working in close proximity to, and with, some of the worlds’ best theatres and companies.
You will be taught by industry and academic practitioners delivering the best contemporary acting training methods whilst simultaneously developing your ability to make your own original theatre work, creating a portfolio of flexible skills and training fully suited to the professional, creative world of tomorrow.
Why study Drama and Theatre at London South Bank University
Creative partnership with Frantic Assembly: Known for their high-octane, physical theatre productions Frantic Assembly will deliver workshops and residencies, and share their expertise with you
LSBU Student Theatre Company: You'll take part in a full season of theatre working exclusively with theatre professionals including directors, performers and theatre companies
Ranked 1st for satisfaction with teaching in London (Guardian League Tables 2020)
Ella-Louise Hayes, BA (Hons) Drama and Performance
Ella-Louise Hayes, BA (Hons) Drama and Performance graduate at London South Bank University (LSBU), discusses her course and its Applied Theatre module.
Dima Sol, BA (Hons) Drama and Performance
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.
Anna Leckey, alumna, BA (Hons) Drama and Performance
Since graduating, Anna has formed her own theatre company and staged her first production.
The Edric Theatre is a dedicated performance space with a reconfigurable 90-seat auditorium, seven studio theatres, rehearsal spaces and backstage facilities