ESPA offer courses at Level 3 (Extended Diploma) and Level 4 (Foundation Year Training) & Level 5 (Higher National Diploma).Courses are run in partnership with New College Stamford, meaning Level 3 Courses are fully funded for 16-18 year olds (on starting the course) and students studying on our Higher Education programmes can access funding through the Student Loan Company
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Musical Theatre
A triple threat course where you will refine your skills in singing, dancing and acting whilst advancing your individuality and performance technique to enable you to progress to drama schools/colleges and universities.
Level 3 Extended Diploma
Gain an excellent grounding to become a versatile dancer and develop your individuality and performance skills to allow you to progress to professional dance schools and universities.
Level 3 Extended Diploma in Acting
A course where you will refine your skills in a wide range of acting disciplines whilst advancing your individuality and performance technique to enable you to progress to drama schools/colleges and universities.
Foundation Year Training
The 1 year foundation course, offers those aspiring to audition for drama schools or university who have completed either a Level 3 Extended Diploma or A Levels, the opportunity to further develop their skills and prepare for upcoming auditions.
Higher National Diploma
in Musical Theatre
The Higher National Diploma in Performing Arts (Musical Theatre) encompasses all aspects of performing arts with a particular focus on Musical Theatre - giving every student an excellent grounding in Singing, Dancing and Acting, alongside developing individuality and performance skills. The HND is a 2 year programme for those already having completed either a Level 3 Extended Diploma or A-Levels