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  • Qualification

    MA - Master of Arts

  • Location

    Mile End

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date

    SEP

  • Duration

    1 year

Course summary

Our Live Art MA programme introduces you to radical art practice and encourages you to create ground-breaking original work.

You'll explore your ideas in the context of live art theory with the support and guidance of distinguished industry professionals, artists and researchers.

You'll also develop your professional skills and networks to take your career to the next level.

  • Make ground-breaking work about the most pressing issues of our time
  • Study with renowned theatre practitioners and thinkers
  • Explore the theory of performance art and other experimental practices
  • Guest lecturers from the world of live art and the cultural industries
  • Gain a work placement at Live Art Development Agency

Facilities

  • Access to LADA's Study Room, which includes an archive of 7,000+ items
  • A range of performance spaces, including the Pinter Studio, Rehearsal Rooms 1, 2, and 3
  • A Film Studio, and dedicated postgraduate Film and Drama Studio in ArtsTwo
  • Our new Graduate Centre: purpose-built study spaces and a roof-top terraced common room

Career paths

We train scholar-artists who can pursue a wide range of careers worldwide: we prepare you for research degrees in theatre and performance, help you to develop your own work as an artist or prepare you for a role in the cultural and creative industries, or in a range of other creative professions.

We’ll help you to find a public platform for your work and ideas: for example, our MA Live Art cohort presented live and documented performances at the V&A, following a discussion about radical art school practice with Prof. Dominic Johnson and Dr Martin O'Brien.

Tuition fees

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£ 18,000per year

Tuition fees shown are for indicative purposes and may vary. Please check with the institution for most up to date details.

University information

Queen Mary University of London

  • University League Table

    35th

  • Campus address

    Queen Mary University of London, Admissions and Recruitment Office, Mile End Road, Tower Hamlets, E1 4NS, England

Queen Mary students enjoy the security and friendliness of campus in a famous city, with guaranteed accommodation for all first-year undergraduates in Year 1.
Queen Mary is a truly global university. It has students and staff from over 160 countries, and has sites in London, China, Malta and Paris.
Research at Queen Mary is world-leading across disciplines, with academics making a major impact across all subject areas.

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