Do you want a career in the exciting and diverse world of theatre production? This is professional theatre training for a wide variety of backstage artistic, technical and management career opportunities. This exciting and vibrant programme is delivered in partnership with industry, and specifically with both Theatre Royal Bath and Salisbury Playhouse. All lecturers are highly experienced current professionals with extensive industry profiles. Current industry practice is therefore at the very heart of your learning experience.
Typical offer range for UK / EU applicants
Applicants must have 280-300 UCAS points and be able to show a demonstrable interest in an area of Theatre Production.
Year 1 (Skill Acquisition)
Stage Management & Production Process
An Introduction to Stage Lighting, Sound and AV
Stagecraft (Construction Methods & Practice)
An Introduction to Scenic & Costume Design
Year 1 will give you the necessary foundation knowledge of all technical theatre, production arts and stage management disciplines. Some people know what career path they wish to follow upon graduation when they start Theatre Production. Many begin this journey of exploration in Year 1 as they discover new skills and areas of interest. Theatre Production is a collection of disciplines and departments that collaborate to create live performance. There is no ´I´ in Theatre Production, only ´we,´ so an understanding of what each and every department is trying to achieve is crucial to success.
Year 2 (Working on Productions)
Intermediate Production Practice
Intermediate Production Skills
You will undertake a variety of production-based roles in a variety of backstage departments. These will either be in an area of your interest, or in an area that the staff team feel that you would benefit from engaging in. Alongside this production activity, you build your skills and knowledge by choosing two skills pathways to increase your subject knowledge. The choice of pathways is Stage Management, Scenography, Lighting, Sound and AV, Costume. You will also complete a research project in an area of your interest to be determined by you.
Year 3 (Industry Integration and Specialisation)
Advanced Production Practice
Research and Industry
Year 3 is your apprentice year. You become a member of OnSet productions, a professional company that produces three seasons of work across a range of live and recorded media. This company presents work supported by Bath Spa Live, the University’s promotion arm that presents all outward facing student work.
Production and/or technical careers, either in theatre or the wider entertainment industry, include:
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