how to find us
Prospective students (and parents where appropriate) are welcome any Saturday during term time for an informal visit. Please contact us for further information
NEXT NEW STARTERS DATE: Saturday 5th January 2013
All of our classes are based at The Performance Academy, situated on Rye Hill campus, Newcastle College.
How to get there by bus
The following bus services stop close to Rye Hill campus:
- Westmorland Rd entrance: Numbers 1, 30, 31, 32, 32a
- Scotswood Rd entrance: Numbers 8, 21, 22, 80, 602, 610, 632, 633
How to get there on foot
Turn left out of the Newcastle Central Railway Station, following Neville Street and then Westmorland Road. Continue up Westmorland Road past the Discovery Museum on your right to the top of the hill where the road bends left. You will come directly to the Rye Hill campus on your left hand side. Follow signs to the Performance Academy.
How to get there by car
From the South: Follow the A1(M) northbound and take the A184 exit to Newcastle Centre. After one mile you will come to the Redheugh Bridge. Take the first road to your left immediately after you have crossed the bridge. At the first roundabout turn right into the College car park directly from Scotswood Road.
From the North: Follow the A1 southbound; take the A184 exit, as above.
From City Centre: Passing Central Station on your left, take a left turn just beyond the Centre for Life. Go ahead at the next traffic lights and right at the next junction, passing the Jarvis Hotel on your right. Bear right after Benfield Motors and ahead at the roundabout, which takes you directly to the College car park.
Car parking is free. The Performance Academy is next to the car park.