Skip to content | Accessibility Information

Manchester School of Theatre at Manchester Metropolitan University has a long–standing reputation for training professional actors, theatre makers and performers for employment in theatre, film, TV and radio.

Our graduates enjoy national and international reputations as practitioners across the industry and maintain strong links with the School throughout their careers.

More about us

BA (Hons) Acting

Develop your craft through this conservatoire actor training course, which provides the experience and skills to become a professional actor for stage, screen and radio.

Find out more

BA (Hons) Drama and Contemporary Performance

Make, perform and question current theatre-based practice and its relationship to the world in this industry-facing course that places you in contact with Manchester’s vibrant performance scene.

Find out more

MA/MFA Contemporary Performance

A practical postgraduate course aimed at artists/graduates working within and across radical theatre and/or dance practices.

Find out more

Bunker Talks invite artists making urgent work to talk about who they are and what they do. Now online.

Elisabeth Ingram Wallace and David Calder win award that honours much-loved Manchester critic

New and emerging short-form writers are celebrated in prize that honours much-loved Manchester critic