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oneOver the past five years, CIPA’s courses have achieved an
impressive 100% pass rate

twoWe offer unique Music and Musical Theatre Honours Programmes

threeStudents get the chance to perform industry standard productions and concerts

fourA high percentage of students progress to top Drama/ Dance and Music institutions, including LAMDA and Arden

fiveEach year, CIPA run international trips. Recent trips include: New York, Barcelona, Paris, Brussels and Verona

The team


Pictured left to right: Mr Watkins, Mr Houghton, Miss Radford

Mr Watkins Head of Performing Arts

  • PGCE/ GTP Music, Northwest and Lancashire consortium
  • BA hons Performing Arts (Musical Theatre), University of Hull
  • HND Musical Theatre, Blackpool and the Fylde college
  • Extended CPD in voice, Acting through song, Musical Theatre Liverpool Institute for the Performing Arts (LIPA)
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Miss Radford Teacher of Dance

  • Three Year Musical Theatre course at Dolphin Dance Studios Liverpool
  • BA Hons in Professional Practice within Performing Arts at Middlesex University
  • Vice Principle and Teacher of Dance at the Liverpool Institute for Performing Arts 4:19 for seven years
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Mr Houghton Teacher of Music

  • BA Honours degree in music and music technology University of Liverpool
  • PGCE in secondary music education Edge Hill University
  • Choral Specialist
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The courses


Course description and grades required to study Musical Theatre.


Course description and grades required to study Music.