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York College

Opportunities for the future

Students who have attended York College found it provided them with smooth transitions to their next steps upon graduating, enabling them to audition and then progress onto drama school or university. Some students have also gone onto working within the entertainment industry. They have specialised in set design, audio and lighting and have gained transferable skills for theatre, television and film.

Student achievements

Students have previously:

  • Worked on West End Shows
  • Made props for Cirque de Soleil
  • Toured with live shows
  • Obtained a three-year placement with ITV
  • Secured lead roles in Musical Theatre productions at York Theatre Royal
  • Attended Italia Conti, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, American Musical and Dramatic Academy, New York and London as well as various universities such as Northumbria, Manchester Metropolitan and Cumbria