Spanning music, theatre, film, television, interactive and emerging media, we integrate creative practice with cutting-edge teaching, research and external engagement.
Research and professional practice
Groundbreaking research and practice to enhance culture, society and the arts in the UK and throughout the world.
Our multidisciplinary school opens up new and exciting fields in research between performance, creativity and technology.
Working with communities, heritage and commercial organisations for the public good.
Our engagement activities include weekly concerts, industry masterclasses with renowned artists and practitioners, as well as support for commercial feature films, TV projects and games.
The School of Arts and Creative Technologies aspires to be at the forefront, nationally and internationally, of teaching, research and external engagement across a wide range of artistic and technological domains. Our approach to music, theatre, film, television, games and immersive-interactive experiences integrates theory and practice, academic excellence, vocational relevance and creative-technological innovation. This is where inspired storytelling, innovative creative practice and cutting-edge technologies intersect.
Áine Sheil and Duncan Petrie, Co-Heads of School
Our facilities can support professional-level activities across all areas of performance, screen and interactive media.