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
You’ll receive top quality teaching! We're 3rd in London for Teaching Quality (Times Good University Guide 2022)
Emanuel Mendes-da-silva, Alumnus, BA (Hons) Drama and Performance
LSBU alumnus Emanuel Mendes-da-silva shares his delight in winning the McGrath Cha...
Fiona Stewart, Performer, TransformArts!
Our students work alongside professional creatives to develop new pieces for the I...
The Edric Theatre is a dedicated performance space with a reconfigurable 90-seat auditorium, seven studio theatres, rehearsal spaces and backstage facilities