Member of the ITI/UNESCO Network for Higher Education in the Performing Arts

Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore

Lasalle College of the Arts in Singapore is a leading tertiary institution in cutting edge contemporary arts and design education and practice. The college offers over 30 diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in fine arts, design communication, interior design, product design, film, animation, fashion, dance, music, theatre, arts management, arts pedagogy and practice, art therapy, Asian art histories and creative writing.

Its faculty is led by a community of award-winning artists, designers, educators and researchers, and their practice-led research sets LASALLE apart as an international centre of excellence. Critically acclaimed alumni form the core of the cultural and creative sectors in Singapore and increasingly, internationally.

Lasalle College of the Arts, Singapore
1, McNally Street
Singapore 187940

Email: michael.earley(at)
Phone: +65 6496 5000; +65 6496 5137 Fax: +65 6496 5137

  • Department / Faculty dedicated to Performing Arts

    Teaching Languages
  • English

    Degrees Offered
  • Bachelor BA and other diplomas

    Faculties / Departments
  • Theatre History & Research
  • Dramatic Literature History & Research
  • Acting
  • Dance History & Research
  • Modern Dance
  • Music Theatre
  • Management
  • Stage Arts
  • Contemporary Music
  • For local and for foreign students
  • Foreign students accepted for BA
  • The Institution offers grants for local students
  • Foreign students need to have basic knowledge of the local language
  • Local language courses available for foreign students

    Teachers/Educator Related Information
  • Local educators allowed
  • Foreign educators allowed on permanent basis, on invitation or call
  • Foreign educators allowed on temporary invitation, on invitation or call

    Regular Activities of the Institution
  • Contemporary Music Festivals
  • Asia Pacific Bond of Theatre Schools: student theatre festival of Bond member schools

Offering BA(Hons) programmes for Acting and Musical Theatre, as well as Diplomas in Dance, Performance, and Technical and Production Management, LASALLE’s School of Dance & Theatre takes students on a personal learning journey, nurturing the talent of today into the leading arts professionals of tomorrow.

Cosmopolitan and cutting edge, the School’s ethos focuses on contemporary performance, actively engaging with technologies and practices that encourage experimentation. Coupled with the School’s location in the heart of Southeast Asia, you will be exposed to a rich variety of performance cultures from around the region.

The BA(Hons) Music Programme, offered by LASALLE’s School of Contemporary Music, offers five specialist areas of practice including Classical Performance, Jazz Performance, Popular Music Performance, Composition and Arranging, and Electronic Music. Depending on your specialisation, you will focus on essential technical skills and repertoire specific to your specialisation through weekly lessons on theory and history, one-to-one coaching on composition, and regular performances.