Admission to the Bachelor of Arts in Theatre
The requirements for admission to the Bachelor of Arts in Theatre program are:
-age between 18 and 26 years old
-certificate from an upper secondary school (high school or professional diploma) or equivalent diploma and /or strong artistic talent
The admission procedure to the Bachelor of Arts in Theatre is divided into four phases.
1. Application form 2. Preliminary examination 3. Admission exam 4. Enrollment
1. Application form
Candidates must send the application form below, with all parts completed, enclosing the required documentation (important information about the terms of registration and the form can be found in the downloadable document on the side). Registration deadline: is still possible to enroll during the admission exam.
2. Preliminary examination
Candidates are invited to participate in a four-hour workshop in which the overall preparation, the ability to work in groups, and the expressive, technical, and artistic potential of each student will be evaluated in the presence of two professors from the Accademia.
Bachelor 2020 preliminary examinations:
March 7: Bern, HKB, Hochschule der Künste
March 8: Berlin, UDK, Universität der Künste
March 14: Paris, ESAD, École Supérieure d’Art Dramatique
March 15: Milan, Teatro Trebbo
April 5: Verscio, Accademia Dimitri
3. Admission exam
Candidates who have passed the first round of selections are invited to take part in the admission exam, which takes place at the Accademia over four days, during which the lessons of the school’s curriculum are given. The exam consists of two lessons in each subject, the presentation of a previously prepared scene lasting 3 and a half minutes, the performance of a theatrical assignment given on the day of the examination, and in the execution of a choreographic sequence rehearsed during the last two days of lessons. The exam is completed with a personal interview and an Italian language exam for foreign students; at the time of admission, a level of Italian A2 is required.
Admission exam: 16-19 May, 2020, Verscio
Intensive Italian course
Admitted candidates who do not have an A2 level of Italian are required to follow the intensive Italian course held in Verscio.
Candidates who have successfully passed the
admission exam will be contacted by the secretary and invited to complete the
enrollment by paying the first semester installment.
The compulsory start of the academic school year is September 1 2020.