The ‘Design for Performance’ area in the School of Art And Design at Nottingham Trent University has been running over 45 years. NTU has recently been awarded ‘University of the Year’ by the Guardian and we are currently ranked 8th in the UK for Art and Design (The Complete University Guide 2019).
We are located in the centre of a thriving creative city, we offer the experience of an art school while providing all the opportunities and support of a large university. NTU has BA (hons) degree courses in Design for Theatre and Live Performance, Costume Design and Making and Design for Film and Television, we explore all aspects of contemporary theatre, film and TV design practice, including: set design and construction; scenic art; site-specific design; puppetry; heritage installation, design for live events, community and education. On the Costume course we’ll help you develop your creative ideas into professional costumes for theatre, film and television, dance, opera and other performance areas.
We have strong links with a wide range of performance, heritage and educational organisations, and professional companies, providing you with fantastic opportunities to raise your profile and grow your professional practice in the UK and Internationally.