Facilities

In Summer 2022 we'll be opening our brand new City Campus Manchester, located just a 2-minute walk from Manchester Victoria Station. 

This new campus will be the home of The Arden School of Theatre and our School of Performing Arts as well as the Manchester Film School and Creative and Media Arts, allowing for easy and exciting cross-disciplinary work. 
 

Industry-standard facilities that have been developed specifically for your course, include:
 

  • Use of the main theatre, fully equipped to industry standard. This is where you will perform your showcases
  • A 139m squared studio theatre
  • Both theatre spaces served by a large scene dock
  • A fully equipped machine workshop for set building and design
  • A wardrobe area and costume design/build workshop
  • A fully equipped music studio
  • 9 rehearsal rooms and 2 drama studios
  • 2 ensemble rooms and 3 singing rooms
  • Small film studio and 2 classrooms
  • 2 band rehearsal rooms and 6 practice rooms
  • 3 state of the art recording studios and 2 live rooms


Prepare for the future


These amazing new facilities will provide you with access to everything you will see once you enter the workforce, giving you the best possible chance to prepare for a future career.

You can find out more about our campus here.

Rehearsal studios Jewel Box Theatre Inside the Jewel Box Theatre City Campus Manchester overview