Performing Arts

We train for professions that work "around and behind" the stage with theater, dance, performance and other performing arts, including playwrights/dramaturges, costume designers, sound designers, light designers, make-up and wig designers, production managers, scenographers, technical coordinators and theatre directors.


Do you want to be a part of the performing arts of the future?

We offer a bachelor's programme in performing arts with nine specialisations that unite high quality and critical thinking with creativity and innovation. Our goal is to provide top-notch education to independent artists, with a great understanding of the importance of the arts to humanity and the society we live in.

As a student at the Stockholm University of the Arts, you will meet a corps of diverse instructors and visiting instructors who will help you to develop your professional expertise alongside your artistry. You will study in an environment suffused with knowledge, creativity and respect.

We offer international exchanges and ties to research and the industry. You will be trained in your specialisation, and participate in collaborative exercises and joint practice productions with the other specialisations – all with a focus on interaction with the audience.

The performing arts educations we offer at SKH are undergraduate-level programmes, advanced courses and independent courses, as well as contract education. We also conduct and develop artistic research in the field of performing arts.

The Bachelor Programme of Performing Arts has nine specialisations

  • Playwriting/Dramaturgy
  • Costume Design
  • Sound Design
  • Lighting Design
  • Make-up and Wig Design
  • Production Management
  • Scenography
  • Technical Coordination of Production
  • Theatre Directing

Read more about The Bachelor Programme of Performing Arts

Here you will find the contact details of the performing arts staff.