MA Stage & Event Management

Production photo from Arabian Nights

15 months full-time commencing in September.

Key Features

  • 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

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