BA (Hons) Drama  – audition guidance

This page contains all of the information undergraduate applicants require prior to the submission of your portfolio material and attendance of an informal interview.

Please note all applicant interviews for 2021 entry will take place through Zoom meetings.

If you have any queries regarding your interview booking, please contact our Course Enquiries and Interviews Team by emailing 

In addition, our Admissions Team is here to support you and answer any questions you may have regarding your application. Drop us an email at

Alternatively make a call to the Student Recruitment and Admissions Department to talk to either team using +44(0)1752 585858.

As part of the entry criteria for this course you’ll be required to attend an interview, where you’ll get the opportunity to meet the lecturers, learn more about the course, and learn more about our facilities.

Please note that you do not need to submit audition or portfolio material ahead of an interview for our BA (Hons) Drama.

Your Interview:

This program caters to those who are interested in devising and performance, as well as those interested in applied performance such as drama education or dramatherapy.

The interview process focuses on whom you are and what you hope to gain from studying Drama at Plymouth.

Interviews will be conducted by a member of our staff, and will last approx. 30 minutes. We are interested in hearing about:

  • your interests
  • what excites you most about theatre
  • what you hope to learn and experience while at Plymouth
  • where you envision yourself after graduation.