Creative industries such as music and theatre are growing fast, providing a great choice of jobs. Career types are wide ranging and take in people with a variety of different skills and experiences, from theatre technicians or musicians to dancers, TV directors or actors.
Stoke on Trent College is a Founder College of the National Skills Academy Creative and Cultural, as well as a member of the British Youth Film Academy. Many tutors have real industry experience, and our courses offer great chances of progression to further study and employment.
We also have fantastic fully equipped facilities across subject areas such as a recording studio, rehearsal rooms and a theatre which includes a scenic workshop and state-of-the-art lighting, sound, pyrotechnic and AV system. Regular dance, drama and music performances help students to fulfill their potential, and we also have close links with local theatres such as the New Vic and Regent.
Recent shows have included Sweeny Todd, The Crucible, pantomimes, dance performances and music gigs.