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Postgraduate Interview & Workshop Information

Exploring your Creative Practice


Interviews for our MA Collaborative Theatre are supportive and personable whilst rigorously exploring your artistic practice.


This is your chance to experience the school and training philosophy; ensuring Fourth Monkey is the best creative learning environment, offering the most suitable approach to developing your professional and artistic practice.


Early application is advised as offers are made continually and places are limited.


Offers to study with Fourth Monkey are made purely on merit, based on assessment at audition and interview. Previous formal academic qualifications are not essential but, as the course is within the NQF HE framework, it is hoped that you’ve achieved (or you’re currently studying) a Level 3 Qualification or Higher.


How to Apply


Application to MA Collaborative Theatre is free of charge. All applications to postgraduate courses can only be made by direct application, using our online application form, providing the following details:

  • Personal Information incl. Photo

  • Personal Statement

  • Contact Information

  • Education History

  • Equality & Diversity Information


We’ll send you an email to confirm receipt of your application and the interview date.


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Postgraduate Interviews

Fourth Monkey applicants are assessed on individual merit during interview, focusing on their potential as a creative.


Interview Assessment

  • Evidence of a commitment to acting, theatre or creative performance

  • Understanding of the opportunities and demands of the professional training offered at Fourth Monkey

  • Understanding of acting, theatre or creative performance in its wider context i.e. awareness of critical issues relevant



Academic Requirements


You must hold a BA (Hons) degree or equivalent academic qualifications. 

Alternatively, other qualifications alongside professional experience will be taken into consideration.

To accept an offer, you must register and satisfactorily adhere to the Admissions Policy of our Awarding Partner, Falmouth University, prior to the completion of enrolment for the course.

If you have any questions regarding the Academic Requirements for the course, please get in touch.

Our Admissions Team

We answer all admissions queries within 48 hours. We ensure that everyone feels supported, receives clear information and has a complete understanding of any requirements throughout their Application, Audition and Enrolment with Fourth Monkey. Email or call with any queries.

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