- For students wishing to specialise in stage management for the theatre and live events
- Taught elements starting in September and running full time until Easter of the following year with a flexible 12 month period to complete the first component
- Tuition and supervision from a team of established industry practitioners
- Masterclasses and seminars from leading industry experts
- Training in the full range of skills required to be a professional stage manager or event manager
- Core skills module covering job roles, budgets, health and safety, essential lighting and sound, scheduling and CAD
- Management in Context module covering planning, problem-solving, management theory, logistics, team working and career planning
- Up to four six-week placements on productions/events, up to two of these with professional companies
- Option to undertake a work placement in the College’s venue at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe
- Final component involving the completion of a Professional Practice Portfolio based on your professional employment, with support and mentoring from College tutors
The postgraduate element of the programme is accredited by the National Council for Drama Training.
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- Practical Skills
- Management in Context
- Placement 1&2
- Placement 3&4
- Professional Practice Portfolio
- 15 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesManagement, Organisation & Leadership Theatre & Dance View 1394 other Masters in Management, Organisation & Leadership in United Kingdom
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Typical entry requirements include a degree or equivalent qualification along with relevant practical experience. However, consideration will be given to those with no formal qualifications but with significant practical experience in stage management/technical theatre.
- Final selection is made on the basis of an interview.
International21213 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 21213 GBP per year and a duration of 15 months.
EU/EEA9943 GBP/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9943 GBP per year and a duration of 15 months.
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