About Conservatoire EAST

Conservatoire EAST at West Suffolk College offers vocational, industry-led training in all aspects of the entertainment arts and their supporting technologies.

Whether you are looking to develop your skills in a favourite pastime or you wish to pursue your dream of a career in the arts, you will find a course at a level to suit you. From full-time, part-time and evening, there is a course to suit your requirements. We also offer an increasing range of degree courses which have been developed with industry to lead to graduate level employment.

Subjects include:

  • Music
  • VFX & Post Production
  • Performing Arts
  • Music Technology
  • Singing
  • Technical Theatre
  • Dance
  • Media Production
  • Acting
  • Musical Theatre
  • Instrument Studies
  • Music Theory
  • Creative Writing

…if you want it, we offer it!

Conservatoire EAST classes are taught by professional staff with industry experience and are enriched by workshops from visiting professionals to ensure that the training you receive is
relevant. These workshops add an exciting, aspirational edge to your experience.

Conservatoire EAST is proud of our partnerships, created with respected practitioners to enhance your experience (see the back of this folder for current partners). This is all part of our
continually developing professional network, ensuring that our students gain a valuable insight into the world that they aspire to enter.

Our students gain hands-on experience through the Conservatoire EAST Season. Each term, a programme of events open to the public are created by students and visiting artists.

Events include:
• Theatre • Cinema • Concerts • Workshops • Dance • Musical Theatre • Cabaret • Talks…

We look forward to welcoming you to Conservatoire EAST.

Gary Willis,
Director of Performance