Academy of Performing Arts in Prague
The Academy of Performing Arts in Prague (AMU) is a leading institution of higher education in the field of performing arts in the Czech Republic. It is located in the heart of Prague and offers undergraduate and graduate programs in drama, film, music, and dance.
The Drama program at AMU is one of the oldest and most prestigious in Europe, with a strong focus on traditional and contemporary theatre practices. The Film program offers students a comprehensive education in all aspects of film production, from screenwriting and directing to cinematography and editing. The Music program offers students the opportunity to study a wide range of disciplines, including composition, conducting, and performance. The Dance program focuses on contemporary dance and choreography, with a strong emphasis on creativity and experimentation.
AMU also has a number of research centers and institutes that are dedicated to the study of various aspects of performing arts, such as theatre and film history, musicology, and choreography. These centers and institutes are often involved in various collaborations with other institutions, both domestic and international.
AMU has a reputation for providing high-quality education and training, with many of its graduates going on to successful careers in the performing arts industry.