Whether you are interested in managing people and events, or working closely with actors, writers and directors to develop new and exciting projects, our Stage Management course will equip you with the skills to pursue a successful career. Stage management is about coordinating a range of disciplines through the production process, enabling your team to produce its best possible work. We aim to develop your passion for live performance and introduce you to the wide range of career pathways available to the 21st Century Stage Manager, such as festivals, music events and theater.
Year 1: introduction to management (the organisational structure, processes and responsibilities of the stage management team); the role of the assistant stage manager; practical skills (lighting, sound, set and costume); the role of the stage manager in co'ordinating the production; production role (typically as an assistant stage manager); research and analysis of performance and the theatre industry. Year 2: production practice (assistant stage manager); production practice (deputy stage manager, managing the rehearsal process, cuing the show in performance); event management; management theory and practice; production technologies; research and context. Year 3: 1 or 2 roles on realised productions such as stage manager or production manager; independent research project; industry placement; professional preparation; graduate exhibition.
|Duration & Attendance||Qualification||Tuition fees|
|BA (Hons)||£16,000 Academic year. First year overseas fees|
|BA (Hons)||£9,000 Academic year. First year home fees|
- Irish Leaving Certificates CCC
- Tariff 96
- GCE A-level
- Tariff (Scottish qualifications) 96
- Course specific
- GCE AS-level
- International Baccalaureate
- SQA Advanced Higher
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Total Coursework: 33%
Total Practical: 67%