Music & Performing Arts

If your passion is to have a career in one of the performing arts, then Cornwall College's acclaimed Creative Academy has the right course for you.

Whether it is acting, dancing or musical theatre you chose to study, you will explore a wide variety of disciplines in practical workshops gaining a vital insight into what is required to succeed in these creative industries.

As well as using our own industry-standard and renowned facilities, you will have the opportunity to take part in off-campus projects to stretch yourself as a performer, preparing you to have a successful
career after college.

In addition to the creative spaces in our incredible campuses, our students also benefit from use of the iconic building that houses St Austell’s own 224-seater professional theatre – The Keay. Past students have gone on to become famous faces in the UK’s performing arts sector.

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Featured courses in Music & Performing Arts

Cornwall College logoPerforming Arts Diploma

Performing Arts Diploma

16-19 Adult
  • Location - Cornwall College St Austell
  • Duration - 1 Year   |   Full-time
  • Level - Level 2
  • Available Starts - 18/09/2023
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Cornwall College logoActing Diploma

Acting Diploma

16-19 Adult
  • Location - Cornwall College St Austell
  • Duration - 2 Years   |   Full-time
  • Level - Level 3
  • Available Starts - 12/09/2022, 18/09/2023
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Cornwall College logoHow to use music with children when home educating

How to use music with children when home educating

Leisure and Professional
  • Location - Cornwall College St Austell
  • Duration - 6 weeks, 1 hour per week. This course will run from 11.30am to 12:30pm   |   Part-time
  • Level - Level 1
  • Available Starts - 10/11/2022
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