Apply. We’re delighted that you’re interested in applying for a course at Bristol Old Vic Theatre School. All applications for degree courses at BOVTS are made directly to the School. Please note that the School no longer uses the UCAS system. Applications for 2023 entry are open.
Entry to the Theatre School is extremely competitive and we hope you feel a sense of achievement in being offered a place. If you choose to decline your place or withdraw, you are welcome to re-apply in the next admissions cycle, but you would be in competition with all new applicants and you would be at no automatic advantage having previously ...
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Professional Acting BA (Hons) Applications for 2023 entry are now closed. Applications for 2024 entry will open in the autumn. This BA Hons level programme provides students with advanced level skills and knowledge in Acting for all media including Theatre, Television, Film and Radio.
How do I apply? Details can be found in the ‘How to Apply’ section of your chosen course. Can I apply for more than one course? We can only consider one application per year, for a single course. If you are uncertain as to which course you should apply, please read the information on each course profile carefully.
Application Fees. There is an application fee of £25 for BA (Hons) Professional Acting. Please note that all application fees are non-refundable. Audition Fee Waivers. Bristol Old Vic Theatre School is pleased to be able to offer a number of free audition places via its fee waiver scheme.