Think. Make. Create.
Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts (LICA)
For Dance, Drama & Cinematics,
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Professor Alan Marsden, Director of LICA, welcomes you to Lancaster University
Our specialist degree courses are characterised by close links between practice and theory. We offer opportunities for an interdisciplinary and collaborative approach, which blurs traditional boundaries.
LICA offers discipline-oriented or interdisciplinary masters that blur traditional boundaries and explore links between theory and practice. We also provide opportunities to undertake doctoral study supported by world-leading researchers and active arts practitioners.
Something’s happening here!
A unique street party in Lancaster entitled ‘Something’s Happening Here’ marks the start of an exciting three-year cultural programme ‘Mill Race: Flow of Change’, overseen by Lancaster Arts at Lancaster University, explores the past, present, and imagined future of the ‘Mill Race’ area of Lancaster