Graduate Success

Since 2020, our Graduates have left ICTheatre to join the ‘real world’, and we have watched as they’ve flourished into their careers. Some have produced their own shows, or performed at some of the world’s most iconic attractions, while others have landed their first roles in theatre, commercials and feature films.

ICTheatre focuses on training each student as an individual, meaning they can strive towards their career goals, whatever they may be. While the degree is streamed into two areas of the performing arts – Contemporary Musical Theatre and Acting for the 21st Century – our students have the opportunity to explore a wide range of career paths. These opportunities, partnered with ICTheatre’s focus on creating business-minded individuals, mean that our Graduates have been able to step out into the industry and find their way forwards – no matter the environment or barriers placed before them.

Read on to discover some of our Graduate success stories, and celebrate the work being created by our up and coming industry professionals.

Daffydd Warren
Dancer - Disneyland Paris, Amabassador Cruises, Pantomime
Noa Nikita Bleeker
Actor - Film, Television and Stage
Erin Blanchfield
Dancer - Moulin Rouge, Paris
Lydia Danistan
Actor/Dancer - Stage and Television

More stories from ICTheatre

ICTheatre students take the stage in pantomime and live attractions this Christmas

The nights are drawing in, the lights are going up, and the man in the red…

Northern Ballet School Students perform at Denise Welch’s Annual Charity Gala, A Night at the Moulin Rouge

On Saturday 18 November, Northern Ballet School’s third year Jazz Focus students performed at the Kimpton…

Northern Ballet School Graduate Appears in BBC Documentary ‘Moulin Rouge: Yes We Can-Can!’

Northern Ballet School graduate, Erin Blanchfield, has appeared in a BBC documentary series following her story…

5 reasons why performing arts plays a key role in society

The artistic voice asks those who listen to think, to question, to reflect on what it…

Northern Ballet School students compete in Fonteyn International Ballet Competition

Eight students from the Northern Ballet School competed last week in the semi-finals of the prestigious…

BIMM University launches AI_Labs to pioneer innovation in creative industries

BIMM University is excited to unveil a ground-breaking initiative at the intersection of technology and creativity…

BIMM University receives performing arts funding boost from OfS

We are delighted to announce that BIMM University has been awarded £1 million in funding from…

ICTheatre colleges celebrate University Mental Health Day 2023

Thursday 9th March is University Mental Health Day – a day for student mental health reflection,…

Third Year productions at ICTheatre

At ICTheatre our third-year students spend their final year focusing on public-facing productions. We have already…

Any questions?

For questions on or Graduates or how you can be part of the ICTheatre movement, please contact our Enquiries Team on 01273 840 346 or email


© 2024 Institute for Contemporary Theatre
All Rights Reserved