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Cavan Institute
Theatre Performance

Theatre Performance is a practical course designed to help students' understanding and appreciation of drama and theatre studies.

Theatre Performance


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As part of their studies, students will get the opportunity to visit and work in a professional theatre. The nature of the course is such that it allows students to develop their life skills while enhancing their confidence and interpersonal abilities.  The course in Theatre Performance deals with all general areas of drama, including ensemble performance and studio practice. Theatre performance is an obvious first choice for those intending to pursue a career in the theatre as well as being of enormous benefit to students looking at a career in a wider variety of settings.

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Entry Requirements

Leaving Certificate or Leaving Certificate Applied or LCVP or QQI Level 4 Award. Equal consideration will be given to mature applicants (those aged over 23) who do not meet these entry requirements.

Further Study

Graduates of this course in Theatre Performance are eligible to apply through the CAO and/or the Higher Educa­tion Links Scheme for entry to year one of a range of higher certificate and degree pro­grammes at Institutes of Tech­nology and Universities (please check with the particular institu­tion regarding local eligibility requirements).

Career Opportunities

Graduates of this course in Theatre Performance will have the necessary skills to obtain work in a variety of areas including acting, theatre performance, event production, theatre for young audience, youth theatre and social care.


QQI Level 5 Certificate in  Theatre Performance.


QQI Level 5 Certificate in  Theatre Performance.

Acting Skills and Techniques

Event Production

Theatre Performance

Film and TV Acting

Word Processing

Performance Craft

Theatre Studies


Technical Skills for Theatre

Work Experience

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