The unique environment of the Department of Drama and Theatre Arts is shaped by a collective of internationally renowned scholars, theatre-makers and creative researchers committed to providing the next generation of artists and critical thinkers with the tools to challenge the status quo and innovate creatively within the cultural, social and political landscapes of the twenty first century.
Posted 27 February 2020
Undergraduate students join live artist Aleks Wojtulevic for a performance workshop.
Posted 13 February 2020
A £1.7 million project to re-connect Birmingham's communities with the city's Shakespearean heritage launched today.
Posted 22 October 2019
AHRC-funded studentships are now available for 2020 entry through the Midlands4Cities Doctoral Training Partnership.
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We are proud to offer throughout the academic year a series of events, research seminars, and productions closely tied to the department academic and practical work.
One of the best of the established British university drama departments, rated top in the UK for Drama by the Guardian University Guide 2015.