Music & Performing Arts

So much more than red carpets, stage dives, spotlights and fame and fortune, this industry offers opportunities for performers, technicians, sound engineers, stage managers, voice coaches, talent agents, producers and set designers. Plus, the skills you’ll learn are relevant and transferrable to almost every job such as communication, team working, confidence and presenting.

You can trust us to deliver an excellent quality of education that plugs you into the real world of work helping you to build skills, knowledge and contacts that will help you whether you’re just starting out in your career, retraining or keen to add to your skillset.

Saturday Club 

Are you 13-16 years old and interested in developing your skills in Music and Performing Arts? Join our Saturday Club. Click here to find out more.

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Why Gateshead College?

Employment Edge.

It's a mix of the highest standards of education and the real world skills employers look for.


of Performing Arts students have gone into work, an apprenticeship, further or higher education