Diploma Theatre Production Arts - Stage Management

Full-time. Validated by Mountview

Course Content

Strong emphasis is placed on learning through practice, and the majority of work across all the modules is continuously assessed. Skills modules will be assessed through coursework, and practice modules through assessment of practical production roles.

2020/21 TERM DATES
Autumn term 7 September – 18 December 2020
Spring term
4 January – 1 April 2021
Summer term
6 April – 17 July 2021

NB There is no teaching on the Easter Weekend (2-5 April) or May Bank Holidays

Skills & Practice

  • Show calling
  • Work at some of London’s leading West End and fringe theatres 
  • Creative research including period-specific work
  • Work with pyrotechnics & blank-firing weapons
  • Co-ordination & project management
  • Cueing to music
  • Prop making & sourcing
  • Stage managing musicals, Shakespeare & new writing
  • Marking up a ‘prompt copy’ to contain all the information about the show
  • Assistant/Deputy role/s on public productions
2020 Prospectus