Education and Training
The Danish National School of Performing Arts, Copenhagen
This is the only school in Denmark that trains actors, directors, set designers, lighting technicians, sound technicians, production technicians and stage managers.
Aarhus Theatre Drama School, Aarhus (in Danish)
Aarhus Theatre has three specialist schools for actors, dramatists and technicians.
Dramatist School at Aarhus Theatre, Aarhus (in Danish)
Specialist school for dramatists and playwrights.
The ambition of ”Dramatiker Væksthus” is to allow people with interest in writing to the professional children’s theatre to develop their talents and create a network within the business.
The ambitionen of Forsøgsstationen is to facilitate and enhance research, development and training in regard to professional performing arts in Denmark.
Theatre Technician (in Danish)
Vocational education in Copenhagen, Aarhus and Frederikshavn
The Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts Southern Denmark, Odense
Different studies in music and drama.
Odsherred Theatre School
Education and development centre with a special focus on theatre for children and young people.
School of Stage Arts (SOSA)
School for performance art in Denmark.
The Copenhagen Film and Theatre School (Københavns Film & Teaterskole - KFTS)
The school has been training actors for film and theatre since 1995 and has three major areas of study: method acting, physical theatre and arts management.
State Schools for Dance
The Danish National School of Performing Arts, Copenhagen.
The school trains actors, directors, scenographers, stage managers, production managers, sound and lighting technicians, contemporary dancers, choreographers and dance pedagogues.
The Danish Royal Academy of Music
The conservatory offers a 4-year education in rhythmic music and movement. The education specializes in song, dance and acting, exploring ways of merging all three.
Rytmisk Musikkonservatorium (The Rhythmic Music Conservatory), Copenhagen
A teacher education program in music and movement, offering a bachelor’s degree with the opportunity to obtain an additional 2-year advanced degree.
Private Dance Schools
Dansestudiet (Dance Academy), Aarhus (in Danish)
A wide array of dance genres is offered (from classical ballet and jazz dance to contemporary dance).
The Danish Academy of Musical Theatre, Fredericia
Teaches within the various genres of musical/musical theatre and in singing, dance and acting.
Sceneindgangen Dance Studio (The Stage Entrance Dance Studio)
An independent studio which offers dance education in modern dance, jazz, ballet and musical theatre.
Copenhagen Contemporary Dance School
Copenhagen Contemporary Dance School offers a Preparatory Course in Contemporary Dance.