ICTheatre Brighton Facilities

The best of Brighton performing arts

Our ICTheatre Brighton facilities are purpose-built for the highest standard of performing arts training.

You’ll find a space to suit your performance style, with all the equipment you need to develop your unique creative expression. We stand for exploration and doing things differently in the creative industry, and our Brighton performance spaces are created with this in mind. Tap it out to the beat or try your hand at aerial hoop, we’ve got you covered.

The ICTheatre Brighton campus is spread across several sites, with additional studio space across the city. You’ll have access to all our facilities, as well as opportunities to collaborate with students from our partners at BIMM Institute Brighton and Screen and Film School.

We have large studios with sprung flooring, full-length mirrors and state-of-the-art sound systems, fully equipped rehearsal and music rooms, as well as a drama studio and studio theatre. We’ve created a professional environment to hone your performance skills and prepare you for working in the industry.

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Bird Studios

Bird Studios (Formerly Circle Studios) Our main degree campus is on the seafront in Portslade, a short bus ride from the city centre. This campus has ten large studios with high ceilings and a gorgeous sea view through huge windows.

All studios are fully equipped to deliver our performing arts courses to the highest possible standard. This includes sprung flooring, ballet barres, wall mirrors, keyboards, digital equipment, sound systems, and an in-house theatre.

The huge studio complex has a spacious reception and a café, not to mention self-study pods and a motion capture studio.

Hamilton House

Hamilton House located in Vantage Point and right in the city centre, is close to Brighton’s famous North Laine and bustling London Road. With several studios catering to all disciplines, Hamilton House boasts sprung flooring, vocal rooms aVantage Point, right in the centre of Brighton, is close to the famous North Laine and bustling London Road. With several studios catering for all disciplines, Vantage Point boasts sprung flooring, vocal rooms and an intimate black box studio theatre.

Our performing arts training professionals have open access to the studios for free private use from Monday to Friday, allowing you to work on performances outside of scheduled classes. Work on passion projects, develop original pieces or practice for auditions in our studios. We encourage self-development and have the facilities and spaces for you to explore your ideas.

Marina Studios

ICTheatre Marina Studios delivers extra dance classes in Brighton. Based at the buzzing Brighton Marina, we have three beautiful studios with sprung oak wooden flooring, mirrors and access to ballet barres.

You’ll also find studio spaces across Brighton for acting for camera, performance for video games and motion capture work, offering you plenty of opportunities to further your training in a cutting-edge and contemporary setting.

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For any questions regarding ICTheatre Brighton or if you’d like more information on how to apply, please contact our Admissions Team on 01273 603 333 or email admissions@ictheatre.ac.uk.


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