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Creative Industries

Explore your creativity and be exposed to a host of artistic disciplines and performance genres.


Our creative art suites are equipped with cutting edge Apple Mac computers. We also have purpose built art studios with full height glass walls to allow plenty of natural light. Our excellent ceramic facilities include gas, electric and raku firing glass kilns enabling you to have access to high quality equipment. The college has an on site art shop with extremely reasonably priced items.

There are lots of fun international trips you might find yourself on too, from Barcelona to New York. You will also have the opportunity to take part in an end of year exhibition to show off your artistic talent and skills.

Performing Arts

Our performing arts courses are delivered by industry specialist tutors and in fantastic facilities including dance, drama and music studios.  This also includes performing for audiences in our theatres that have their own backstage and box office areas.

Our industry links are extensive, both local and regional so you will get to experience performing in places like the Lyceum, The Lowry and The Pyramid. You will also get to work with accomplished directors and choreographers, enabling you to constantly build and develop your skills.

So no matter where your creative talent lies, we have a course to suit your needs.


To keep up with the latest news from our Creative Industries department, please follow us on Instagram @WVRCreatives or like us on Facebook here.

Students who have previously studied an Art course with us have progressed onto prestigious universities such as:

  • Falmouth
  • London College of Fashion
  • Leeds College of Art
  • Glasgow University
  • Goldsmiths
  • Saint Martins
  • University College London
  • Brighton University

Our performing arts students have high levels of progression into higher education and specialist drama and dance schools such as:

  • LIPA
  • ALRA
  • Rose Bruford
  • Shockout Dance Academy
  • East 15