Taught course (will run subject to approval)

Theatre Directing

Royal Holloway, University of London · Department of Drama and Theatre

Entry requirements

A minimum of a 2:1 UK honours degree or overseas equivalent OR Extensive and recent practical theatre experience will be considered if you do not have standard academic qualifications; however applicants should be aware that completing a dissertation is an important part of this degree PLUS IELTS score of 7 for non-native English speaking applicants

Months of entry


Course content

This brand new Masters degree in Royal Holloway's leading Department of Drama & Theatre is a unique opportunity to work intensively with Katie Mitchell, one of the most acclaimed, important and innovative directors in Europe.

Ideal for those with some professional or semi-professional directing experience, the course gives you the chance to develop those skills by working with and directing professional actors. You'll combine this professional practical work with academic research, providing you with complementary creative and intellectual skills.

Please note this programme is subject to validation.

Information for international students

IELTS score of 7 for non-native English speaking applicants

Fees and funding

See https://www.royalholloway.ac.uk/studyhere/postgraduate/feesandfunding/home.aspx

Qualification and course duration


full time
12 months

Course contact details

Professor Dan Rebellato