Directing 1-Year Certificate Blended
Theatre Directing Certificate Program
1 year, Blended
The Program covers the exhaustive list of directing skills and knowledge necessary to make your own performances and shows.
Theatre Directing classes are not theoretical explorations; they are practical workshops designed to put students in the director’s chair as quickly as possible.
You will learn how to work with key collaborators such as actors, writers and designers.
The curriculum includes
…and much more!
Our students are theatre practitioners who wish to improve their directing skills, gain hands-on experience, develop practical knowledge, and find new approaches for effective communication with the crew.
Directing job by numbers
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The Program includes:
Weeks of InClass
Weeks of distant
Hours of hands-on distant instruction and live experience
Accessible from all over the world
Our teachers are accomplished and working professionals who come from unique backgrounds and experiences. They are directors, scenographers, stage designers and choreographers who have worked on dozens of international theatre projects. They all dedicated many years to the exploration of performing arts, and have become true professional experts in the field.
Upon successful completion of the program, you will receive NIPAI Certificate of Completion.
We are proud of our students from all around the world!*
Feedback from our students:
“The program was an eyes-opening experience, I have gained new ideas about performance
and how to create it, how to view it and how to internalize movement and text and followingly express
this perception outside to the audience.”
Fischerová Ellen, Switzerland
“We had enchanting group of people, all coming from different countries,cultures, speaking different
languages and still working together. It was so good to exchange ideas, suggestions and skills in between the
classes and so good to meet lovely artistic people from all parts of the world.”
Kiran Pavaskar, India
How experienced do I have to be in order to apply?
Every application is considered individually. We are open for advanced and professional actors, performers, directors, dancers, choreographers. Please be clear in your application about your experience. Other than requesting a minimum age of 18 years old, we have no age limit.
How many people are there in each workshop?
The group size can vary depending on both the size of the studio and the type of workshop given.
What is the deadline for application?
We accept applications on the regular basis. However, it is suggested to apply early because the participation fee increases as the start dates of some educational programs approach.
Who covers my accommodation and travel costs?
ArtUniverse does not cover accommodation and travel costs.