Courses & Admissions
Stage Management at the WA Academy of Performing Arts
This nationally recognised qualification provides skills and experience consistent with the growing needs of the entertainment industry. Skills and knowledge gained will equip graduates to find employment in the areas of theatre, film, television, concerts, festivals, events management and trade presentations.
Units provide training in the organisational and management skills needed for managing rehearsals and performance. These include: the development and use of the prompt copy, production documentation, score reading, movement and voice instruction, safety in the theatre, communication and people/time management skills, production and company management.
A range of technical production skills and techniques as well as an understanding of the staging and performance requirements for drama, dance, music, music theatre and opera will be developed.
Professional placement will occur in the final year.
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