Musical Theatre students from Edge Hill University have been able to gain invaluable experience courtesy of the Student Opportunity Fund.
The second Dame Janet Suzman Scriptwriting Prize has been awarded to Beth Beevers, a student on MA Making Performance, for her play Every Voice. The Dame Janet Suzman Student Playwriting Prize aims to recognise, nurture and develop students’ talents writing for the stage. Submissions had to be performable by four actors or fewer within a […]
A new book written by Edge Hill’s Professor Victor Merriman examines whether there is a public role for drama to play in times of austerity.
Acclaimed conductor John Rigby and celebrated director and choreographer Nikki Woollaston have taken time out of their hectic schedules to hold masterclasses and discussion sessions with Edge Hill University students.
The Performing Arts department at Edge Hill University are benefiting from the recent conversion of the much-loved old swimming pool into a unique performance space.
Performing Arts student Rhiannon Thomas has shown that a can-do attitude and a hunger for learning and developing new skills can get you noticed.
A mock TV magazine show produced by students and overseen by industry professionals is helping undergraduates get a foot in the door in their chosen career.
When Helen successfully applied for the Youth Dance Ambassador Placement at The Lowry Theatre, she knew that she wanted to pursue a career within the dance industry.
Tom embraced the opportunity to begin his career in dance whilst still studying. His commitment to his course and extra-curricular studies with the dance group EdgeFWD led to an early breakthrough in the professional dance scene.
A late night at the library ignited the careers of Edge Hill Dance students and alumni. Following successful auditions, 17 current and former members of Edge FWD and 3rd Edge were selected to work with Company Chameleon on their site speciﬁc dance project Illuminate.