Technical Theatre and Stage Management FD of the Arts - Foundation Degree
University of Bedfordshire
The School of Media Art and Design, Faculty of Creative Arts Technologies & Science, Luton Campus, Luton, LU1 3JU
Tel: 01234 400400
This foundation course focuses on the technical and production aspects of the performing arts, and has been devised for students who enjoy working in an environment that emphasises experiential and hands-on, practical learning.You will be supported by a strong team of theatre professionals, and benefit from our links with local and regional theatre companies, and university facilities that include a professionally equipped theatre. There will also be opportunities to develop transferrable skills such as communication, team working and project planning.Learn how to work effectively, imaginatively and safely in a variety of individual and team-based roles in technical theatre. Study the many ideas and concepts that are important to your further development and success and develop valuable transferable skills such as communication, team working, project planning and leadership. Gain experience as you work with state-of-the-art university facilities that include a professionally equipped theatre. Explore technical theatre practices with highly skilled and experienced tutors and lecturers who have a wealth of knowledge and connections and place a strong emphasis on hands-on, practical learning.Challenge yourself as you work on a final year project that will give you the opportunity to consolidate your understanding of technical theatre by working to meet the demands of a director and benefit from the support of a strong team of seasoned theatre professionals, and from our links with local and regional theatre companies.