Program Details

The course, which is being offered for the first time in 2013/2014, encourages a self-reflexive approach to learning with a view to developing independently thinking practitioners of theatre.Students on the course will work in the purpose built workshops
Location:
Dublin, Ireland
Program Type:
Study Abroad
Degree Level:
Graduate
Term:
Academic Year

Program Overview

Program Description:
The Master in Fine Art (Theatre Directing) programme is the first entirely practiced-based Masters programme of its kind in Ireland.The MFA programme aims to equip students of exceptional talent with the skills necessary to pursue a career in the professional theatre and related industries through the development of skills, professional practices and creative approaches to theatre directing. A spirit of enquiry and discovery through research and its practical presentation further seeks to embed life-long learning processes necessary for sustaining a career in the theatre and allied professions.

The course, which is being offered for the first time in 2013/2014, encourages a self-reflexive approach to learning with a view to developing independently thinking practitioners of theatre.Students on the course will work in the purpose built workshops and performance studios at The Lir. In addition to the core classes and workshops, individual and group tuition from The Lir’s Head of Directing will be a key feature of the training. In addition, master classes by visiting practitioners will supplement the student experience. Professional placements are a key feature of the programme and all students will showcase their work in public performances at the culmination of the course.

Setting Description:
Established in 1592, Trinity College is the oldest university in Ireland. Today the College has a vibrant cosmopolitan community of students representing over 122 nationalities and The Lir is proud to be a part of this community. Situated in Grand Central Quay, 10 minutes walk from the main campus, The Lir offers hands on training in an exciting new building designed specifically for the range of course on offer.All courses taught at The Lir lead to qualifications awarded by Trinity College Dublin.
Cost:
€17,900 full time €8,950 part time

Additional Program Information

Scholarships:
Yes

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