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Institute of the Arts Barcelona

Institute of the Arts Barcelona

Institute of the Arts Barcelona


IAB is a leading European Performing Arts Institution preparing artists for the world stage in an intense, studio-based learning environment. All teaching is in English and we offer vocational training of the highest standard in a variety of fields, including: Acting (BA Hons) Commercial Dance (BA Hons) Dance (Foundation, BA Hons) Musical Theatre (Foundation, BA Hons) Masters (Acting, Musical Theatre and Choreography specialisms) Located in the beautiful beach-side town of Sitges, Barcelona, the IAB is a truly international and dynamic organisation with students from over 50 nationalities . All courses are geared towards preparing graduates for careers as professional performers in their chosen field and our Bachelor and Masters courses are validated by Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU) in the United Kingdom who are our awarding body.

Our Approach

Focus On Individuality

Our contemporary way of training is focused on individuality. We believe in finding your own voice as an artist and giving you all the skills necessary to succeed.

Learning By Doing

Our method is learning by doing, which means most of our programmes are about rigorous practical training.

Gain Performance Experience

We want you to put your skills into practice right away, that’s why we’re putting you in front of an audience so you start gaining performance experience as soon as possible.


340 + Students

50 + Different Nationalities

35 + Productions every year


    • Sitges

      Carrer Ramon de Dalmases,18, 08870, Sitges