Subject Overview

Over 30 years ago the University of Surrey was the first university to set up an academic dance department. Since then, we have continued to build on our reputation as an internationally leading centre for dance practice and research. Our unique BA degree gives you the opportunity to experience diverse dance practices and to interrogate dance in a contemporary globalised culture. Our PhD Dance is designed to provide intensive graduate preparation for a future career and is suitable for either part-time or full-time candidates

Winter Break: End of Term 1: Fri 20th Dec 2019
Start of Term 2: Mon 13th Jan 2020
Reading Week: Mon 17th Feb to Fri 21st Feb 2020
Spring Break: End of Term 2: Fri 27th Mar 2020
Start of Term 3: Mon 27th April 2020
Bank Holidays: Fri 8th May & Mon 25th May 2020
Summer Break: End of Term 3: Fri 3rd July 2020
Start of Term 1: Mon 28th Sep 2020
Induction Week: Mon 21st Sep 2020 – Fri 25th Sep 2020


Why GSA?

Guildford School of Acting is arguably the world’s most successful centre for musical theatre training. Our philosophy is based on your growth as an individual and your development as an artist within a highly disciplined ensemble, who can compete and succeed in all aspects of musical theatre performance.