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What do Drama,Theatre & Dance graduates do?

Learning about what Drama, Theatre and Dance graduates have gone on to do can be a great way of coming up with ideas for your own career.

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Of Drama, Theatre & Dance graduates in full time work, 63% were in graduate level work six months after graduation. 

Jobs: Which jobs do they do?

2015 Drama, Theatre and Dance graduates went on to become:

  • Actors, entertainers and presenters
  • Advertising accounts managers and creative directors
  • Ambulance staff (excluding paramedics)
  • Arts officers, producers and directors
  • Authors, writers and translators
  • Business and related associate professionals 
  • Clothing designers
  • Elementary storage occupations
  • Estate agents and auctioneers
  • Farmers
  • Financial administrative occupations 
  • Managers and directors in retail and wholesale
  • Marketing associate professionals
  • Medical secretaries
  • Musicians
  • Nursing auxiliaries and assistants
  • Sales and retail assistants
  • Teaching and other educational professionals
  • Teaching assistants

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Discover what Drama, Theatre and Dance graduates from other universities went on to do. See the "What do graduates do" 2015 research.

Employers: Who do they work for?

2015 Drama, Theatre and Dance graduates worked with these employers:

  • Alastair Hodge
  • Freelance Actress and Director
  • Freelance Drama Coach
  • Good Chance Calais
  • Horse & Hound
  • Kennet Secondary School
  • Lapland UK
  • Lookout Theatre Company
  • Lush
  • The Marlowe Theatre
  • The Museum of East Anglian Life
  • Theatre N16
  • University of Cambridge

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Discover who Drama, Theatre and Dance graduates from other universities went on to work for. See the "What do graduates do" 2015 research.

Study: What do they study?

2015 Drama, Theatre and Dance graduates studied these courses:

  • APPLIED & PARTICIPATORY THEATRE
  • FDA in Professional Stage Management
  • MA Acting
  • MA Writing for Stage and Broadcast Media
  • Technical theatre and stage management

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Discover what Drama, Theatre and Dance graduates from other universities went on to study. See the "What do graduates do" 2015 research.

Advice and information on further study

 

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Jobs & internships for drama & theatre studies students

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 * Destinations data is based on the 2014/15 DLHE survey

 

 
 
 

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