EVOLUTION FOUNDATION COLLEGE
Evolution Foundation College is based in Colchester, Essex and offers a 1 year Full-Time Pre-Vocational Performing Arts course for students aged 16yrs and above; the course is expertly designed to prepare students for professional training, it is a fantastic bridge from dance school, musical theatre groups etc and is ideal for students who are either late starters within the performing arts world and wish to add dance to other disciplines such as acting or singing or in some cases choose to improve further for an extra year before going onto future training. Since opening in September 2013 Evolution Foundation College has celebrated 5 consecutive years of 100% student success, with all students being offered places and funding offers to train at professional Performing Arts Colleges across the UK. Currently we are proud to have Evolution students studying at over 18 different colleges such as Laine Theatre Arts, Arts-Ed, Bird College, Mountview, Performers College, Masters College, Wilkes Academy and many more. Evolution have a full faculty of qualified, professional teachers who specialise in their chosen field of expertise, in addition to the teaching staff they also have an ‘on-site’ dance based physio and a Pastoral Care professional; as the students physical and mental health wellbeing is also extremely important to the college.
This full-time course runs from 8.00am to 4.30pm Monday to Friday and offers all aspects of Performing Arts training on the timetable; Ballet, Contemporary, Tap, Technical Jazz, Commercial Jazz, Pilates, Fitness, Musical Theatre, Acting through Song, Group Singing and Group Acting. In addition to this every student receives weekly 1-1 Private Singing and Acting sessions. The college have visits from guest teachers currently teaching at professional full-time colleges and professional performers from the West End that hold workshops, giving the most up to date advice and information from the performing arts industry. The college facilities consist of 2 fully equipped dance studios both fitted with a Fully Floating Harlequin Activity Sprung Floors, full length mirrors and fixed ‘matt black’ wall barres. A Musical Theatre studio fited with Harlequin Standfast ‘Black’ flooring, sound-proof walls & wall mirrors. A Music Room used for students 121 private Singing & Acting Lessons. Male and female dressing rooms with personal lockers. In-house Physiotherapy Treatment room. Main Office & Staff room. Fully fitted Kitchen facility for both staff & student use. A fully fitted Crossfit/ Fitness training studio. WiFi throughout the college. Free parking directly outside the college.
Due to the excellent reputation Evolution Foundation College has gained, this has attracted students from all around the U.K, not only for the top quality performing arts training it offers but also for the care and attention they have towards their students. Check out the testimonials from both students and parents on their website and Facebook review page.
Evolution Foundation College is unique as they are not attached or affiliated with any full-time Performing Arts college; this allows them to provide an honest and unbiased opinion as to which establishments are best suited to the individual student.
For further information please contact the office on 01206 890555 or visit our website www.evolutionfoundationcollege.co.uk