Academy of Live and Recorded Arts - Wigan - Bachelor's Degree

ALRA (The Academy of Live and Recorded Arts) was founded in 1979, by Sorrel Carson and Caryll Ziegler. The second location, named ALRA North, is located in Wigan, Greater Manchester in a newly refurbished complex. ALRA North accepted its first group of students in September 2010. All courses at ALRA North are still accredited by Drama UK, formerly the NCDT and CDS. Notable Alumni includes Jimmy Akingbola, Samuel Anderson (actor), Clive Ashborn, Anna Brecon etc.

  • Average Tuition GBP 12,777

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The Academy of Live and Recorded Arts (ALRA) is a British drama school situated on South West London and in Wigan. It offer identical training at the two separate institutions across the United Kingdom. It is one of only twenty-one schools approved to offer Government funded Dance and Drama Awards.

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  • Mill at the Pier, Trencherfield Mill, Heritage Way, Wigan, Gtr Manchester WN3 4EF, United Kingdom

    Drama

    GBP 9,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of the elements of Drama. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the history of theatre; dramatic literature; dramatic styles; and the analysis of theatre plays. Students are also offered performance-focused courses in acting, musical theatre, costume design and stage management.

  • Mill at the Pier, Trencherfield Mill, Heritage Way, Wigan, Gtr Manchester WN3 4EF, United Kingdom

    Media Production

    GBP 9,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual, technical and practical knowledge of Media Production. The program offers courses that focus on the study of computer and telecommunications technologies and processes; the design and development of digital communications; marketing and distribution; digital communications regulation, law, and policy; digital media; documentary-making; film-making; and TV production.

  • Mill at the Pier, Trencherfield Mill, Heritage Way, Wigan, Gtr Manchester WN3 4EF, United Kingdom

    Performing Arts

    GBP 9,650 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Performing Arts. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that are delivered through a mix of practical workshops and lectures that focus on music, dance and drama.

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    Established in 1979

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    It was the first drama school to offer a training which encompassed all media: Live Theatre, TV & Film and Radio. The degrees are awarded by the University of Greenwich and diplomas awarded by Trinity College London.

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        Mill at the Pier, Trencherfield Mill, Heritage Way, Wigan, Gtr Manchester WN3 4EF, United Kingdom

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