Creative Arts

Express Yourself

Discover how to build a narrative that’s not just bound by language. Our range of creative courses are designed to help you find and hone your distinctive voice, learn, and grow in a stimulating and creative environment which is led by our experienced and professional academics.

If you'd like to know how to craft and deliver your story, whether that's through scriptwriting, performance, or technical delivery on stage, our facilities offer a dedicated space in which to gain confidence and skills needed to apply to a wealth of creative vocations.

Words are Powerful

The opportunity to shape our understanding of the world through words and stories is one of the most important skills for the 21st Century. Creative Writing aims to help you develop your writing in innovative and exciting ways. You’ll have the opportunity to explore a range of techniques and practices in order to develop a portfolio of work across an array of forms and styles.

If you're looking to build a solid technical foundation as a writer, English and Creative Writing explores the field through the close reading of major contemporary authors, examining their techniques and applying them to the production of original, imaginative work. 

Combine your passion for theatre, performance, and literature with Drama and English. You can study literature from a variety of theoretical, historical, and cultural perspectives, while the theatre and performance components enable you to experience creative practice, technical theatre, and performance skills.

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Did You Know?

Our Lincoln Arts Centre is a 450-seat professional theatre with industry-standard studio spaces for performance and rehearsal, dressing rooms, and a prop and set building workshop.

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Captivate an Audience

Dance at Lincoln explores the link between the creative practice and academic study. You can examine disciplines including technique, choreography, performance, teaching, and research. To hone their craft, our students have regular opportunities to perform through our extracurricular performance company, The Lincoln Dance Collective.

Our Drama and Theatre degree gives you the opportunity to create, perform, and examine innovative theatre and performance. You can investigate the fields from a variety of current and global perspectives, including different cultures, histories, politics, aesthetics and ethics, to help you gain a detailed understanding of theatre and its importance in the modern world.

To develop the knowledge and skills required for a career in the live arts, entertainment, and events industry, Technical Theatre and Stage Management is designed to grow enthusiastic theatre professionals who possess theoretical and vocational understanding of theatre industry roles and responsibilities.


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