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Aiming to study Performing Arts at A-level?

The Melton Creative Arts Hub is a unique and exciting collaboration between MV16 and the IGNITE Performing Arts Team at SMB College Group’s Melton Campus

Designed to provide a creative route for A Level students. This partnership will allow students to choose a range of A Level subjects across our two sites - providing a unique Further Education experience for students in the local area. You will be able to choose any three of the following A Levels to build your programme and to tie in with your desired career direction:

  • Drama & Theatre
  • Media Studies
  • Photography
  • Art and Design
  • Textiles
  • Graphic Design
  • English Language & Literature
  • English Literature

With access to specialist equipment and outstanding tutors at both MV16 and IGNITE Performing Arts at SMB College Group, this is a real chance to build your career in a local environment with your choices driving you where you want to go.

• Drama and Theatre students will have the opportunity to regularly rehearse and perform at the soon to be refurbished Melton Theatre

• Other benefits include workshops with industry professionals, trips to see performances and exhibitions, and access to mentoring programmes

• Students who successfully complete the programme with an A Level in Drama & Theatre will also be offered a place on the IGNITE Degree level qualification at SMB College Group’s Melton Campus!

Entry Requirements

• GCSE Maths and English at Grade 4 plus a minimum of three additional GCSEs at Grade 5 or above

• To undertake A Level Art and Design you will need to provide a portfolio that shows your skills and interest in this area (which could be your GCSE work)

• For A level Drama & Theatre you will also need to complete an audition at SMB College Group’s Melton Campus

July 2024


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