Our industry short course covering all the basic skills you need to create professional hair and makeup looks for theatre and the performing arts.
Learn how to create showstopping looks for theatre and the performing arts in this one week industry short course. You’ll be taught how to put together characters using expert makeup techniques and wigs, to create character looks specifically for the Theatre.
During this stage makeup course, you will have master classes taught by visiting experts in the field.
At the end of the short course, you will have the professional skills to create a selection of theatrical looks using the correct techniques and will have gained experience putting together makeup and hair looks for the Theatre.
Entry requirements: Must be aged 18+
Course Payment: A full payment is required to secure a place on any makeup course. We have several options to help fund your makeup course including interest-free payment plans, bursaries, and loans.
Included: All the tools, makeup and materials needed to complete this course will be provided during each lesson.
At The Iver Academy, you don’t just benefit from the best tutors in the industry; our placement agency helps students find real industry work experience and placements once they have finished their theatrical makeup course. Your placements will be relevant to the skills you have learned during during this short theatrical makeup course. This is a free service that is available to all graduates of our courses.
Visit our aftercare page for more information on the ways we can help students find vital hands-on industry experience.
Please note that we regrettably have limited places for this course, so it is advisable to apply for your course early to avoid disappointment.
Formal training is a must if you are serious about a career in Media Makeup, Hair and Special Effects. Once you have decided which course is right for you, take a look at the options below. If you need any more information or advice we are here to help.
- BAFTA Scholarship
- ScreenSkills Bursaries
- IMA Interest-Free Payment Plan
- IMA Bursary
- Financial Help for Adult learners from Northern Ireland
- Other Grants and Benefits
- Princes Trust
- CSN-Student Funding
- Overseas students
- Graduate Advice
Find out more here about funding