Backstage Academy

Uniquely positioned at the heart of Production Park, Europe’s leading live industry destination, Backstage Academy provides the best possible training for the flourishing live events sector, with fantastic industry links and state-of-the-art production facilities. You don’t just learn about the industry, you live it.

Our degree courses in Live Events Production, Stage Management and Live Visual Design and Production are designed to give you the academic knowledge and the vocational skills you need to enter this vibrant and fast-paced industry. Work experience is unparalleled with students getting to work at major UK festivals such as Glastonbury and Reading as well as international opportunities with the likes of Ibiza Rocks and SXSW.

Providing real world experience opportunities is at the core of our offering, giving you the opportunity to put theory into practice and create your own professional network that, quite simply, money can’t buy.


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