3 YEAR MUSICAL THEATRE COURSE (integrated Level 3 Extended Diploma)

The 3 Year Musical Theatre course (with integrated Level 3 Extended Diploma) focuses on specialist Industry led training on the grounding and underpinning of correct technique, progressing through the three years in a highly effective curriculum of practical performance training. Students leave uniquely prepared for a long term career as a professional performer in their chosen field.

Upon graduation, students transition straight into the industry, with many students having attended Auditions during their final term, supported by the faculty. For students who wish to seek representation, we have a renowned network of Management and Agency contacts. 
Renaissance Arts Alumni go on to achieve professional contracts in the UK and abroad such as Mamma Mia UK & International Tour, Starlight Express (Bochum, Germany), The Bodyguard UK Tour & The Bodyguard Musical Denmark, Disney, P&O Cruises, Cunard, QDOS Entertainment Pantomimes, ITV Dramas, Tanz Der Vampire (Vienna), Stage & TV promotional contracts, The National Theatre.

The Level 3 Extended BTEC option, is for performers aged 16-19 years (who have previously not studied at an equivalent level) and is integrated into the 3 Year professional training programme.


Renaissance Arts is an independent Conservatoire and students pay tuition fees privately. These fees are highly competitive with other UK Conservatoires and we can offer the following options to assist financially:
  • Funding is sourced for each BTEC student to the value of £2000.00, per year across Year one & Year two.
  • The remaining tuition fees can be paid in installments. Please click the following link to view the options FEE INSTALLMENT OPTIONS
  • Financially regulated Payments plans are also available over an extended period with a low interest rate. Please contact info@renaissance-arts.co.uk to discuss this further.
  • Additional Scholarships & Bursaries are available and every student is accessed on an individual basis at the discretion of the Directors.
For the educational year 2022-2023, the BTEC Course Fees are £5750.00.
A Non-refundable Administration fee of £225.00 is due on acceptance of the contract, which includes a Medical examination.

Practical Studies

Intensive practical training in the following core subjects:

Vocal Technique • Acting • Accent & Articulation • Acting Through Song • Ballet • Technical Jazz • Contemporary • Commercial • Tap • Pas De Deux • Vocal Harmony • Repertoire

Contextual Studies

Supporting a rigorous practical physical training program, students utilise the following studies increasing understanding and personal development:

Music Theory • Music Theatre History • Anatomy and Physiology 

Performance Support

Health and Nutrition • Body Conditioning and Fitness • Injury prevention and Rehabilitation 

Vocal Tution


I can’t thank R/A enough for the training they provided me with. The training was specific, personalised and individual to each student, allowing us to unearth talent that we weren’t aware we had.

Hollie Nelson R/A Graduate  

Musical Theatre 
Mamma mia Uk and International Tours.