MA in Theatre Practice

The MA in Theatre Practice is offered by UCD in partnership with the Gaiety School of Acting

The course aims to create future leaders in the theatre industry who have an all-round skills base in theatre practice

The MA in Theatre Practice offers a hybrid approach to teaching and learning through academic modules at UCD and practice-based modules in the Gaiety School of Acting.

This course equips students to develop original conceptual ideas in theatre practice.

The MA in Theatre Practice aims to clear career pathways through access to national and international theatre networks, and theatre producers and presenters.

On graduation, students will have learned skills to create and produce original works of theatre; to think conceptually about theatre practices and research in drama and performance; and be equipped to work knowledgeably in multidisciplinary contexts in practice-based creative processes.

For further information on Course Details, How to Apply,  Fees, Funding and International Students, please click below. 

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For information on applying for Uversity funding please see here.

For other queries about the MA in Theatre Practice please email the course coordinator Antoinette Duffy at