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Activate Learning’s two-year UAL Diploma in Technical Theatre and Stage Management offers broad, practical training in all the areas that contribute to a theatre production, with the opportunity to specialise in your second year in the area you wish to take into a long-term successful career.
Go on to pursue a successful career in stage management, or in one of the varied and fascinating technical career options:
07 Sep 2020
The course covers the following areas:
In addition to these areas, you will also cover first-aid certification and health and safety in the workplace.
From the outset, you will work on Activate Learning productions as crew and/or operator.
These productions are directed by professionals and usually involve professional designers. In your second year you will work alongside them in more senior roles, for example:
You will also undertake a professional placement with a theatre company, organisation or practitioner.
Because at college I can put all my hard work into one thing that I really want to do, I have more drive to succeed and I can put all my energy into the things that interest me."
No prior knowledge of the subject is required, but you will need five GCSEs at grade 4 (C) or above.
You can apply for this programme online. Click on APPLY NOW and follow the steps below:
As part of your application, you will be asked to provide us with your contact details, how your chosen programme fits with your future plans and if you require any extra support (for example, because of a disability, medical condition, learning or language support needs).
Please include full details of your qualifications from your own country, as well as details of any English Language tests you have taken.
Printed application forms are also available.
Please contact our Careers team if you need advice and guidance to help you choose the right programme for you.
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