Department of Drama and Theatre Arts

QS World Rankings 2018 Performing Arts Top 100The 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 11 January 2019

From the Drama department to Downton

Alumnus Gareth Neame OBE (BA Drama and English, 1988) was featured in the current edition of the University's "Old Joe" alumni magazine

Posted 02 November 2018

Adam Ledger at Central@Kings: The Tree of Performance Knowledge

On 21 November, ´╗┐Dr Adam Ledger will be in conversation with Dr Annelis Kuhlmann (Aarhus University, Denmark; currently a visiting researcher at the University of Kent, Canterbury) at King's College London, about their work on Eugenio Barba.

Posted 01 November 2018

10 place rise in THE World University Rankings 2019

We are now ranked 70 in the subject ranking for arts and humanities, which covers art, performing arts, design, languages, literature, linguistics, history, philosophy, theology, architecture and archaeology.

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