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Theatre, Festival and Event Production BA (Hons)

Bath Spa University

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  • Qualification

    Bachelor of Arts (with Honours) - BA (Hons)

  • Location

    Main Site

  • Study mode

    Full time

  • Start date


  • Duration

    3 Years

Course summary

Train in all aspects of traditional and digital theatre production techniques with our vibrant, future-focused Theatre degree.- Explore theatre production through costume, scenography, lighting, sound and video, stage management and more.- Learn from lecturers who are highly experienced current practitioners in all aspects of backstage theatre craft.- In year three you’ll work with professional directors as a member of Bath Spa Productions, our public-facing theatre company.Our main focus is to create highly motivated, multi-skilled, free thinking, employable individuals. You'll train in all aspects of theatre and digital production: costume design (including hair, make-up and prosthetics), scenography (including prop-making, scenic art, design and construction), sound, audio, video and lighting, theatre production and stage management. To complement your hands-on training in traditional theatre techniques, you'll also learn new technologies including AutoCAD 3D, lighting design software (Capture), 3D printing, projection mapping and VR design.Exactly what you'll do depends on you, but you'll have our guidance throughout in whatever subject areas you choose. As you progress, you'll select specialisms through show roles that best reflect your interests, aspirations and plans for future employment.You’ll be taught by highly knowledgeable professionals with extensive industry experience and connections, and benefit from working directly with our regional and national partners (such as Theatre Royal Bath, Birmingham Royal Ballet, Bristol Old Vic, The National Theatre, Bay Productions, Bath Festivals and Cardiff Theatrical Services).

Application deadline

15 January 2020

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Entry requirements

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A level : CCC - BCC

Grades BCC-CCC required in Design & Technology, Theatre Production or related subjects.


University information

Bath Spa University

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  • Campus address

    Bath Spa University, Newton Park, Newton St Loe, Bath, Bath And North East Somerset, BA2 9BN, England

Practical experience and industry insights are integral to each course, with opportunities to learn new skills and partner with an industry mentor.
The university takes its environmental responsibilities very seriously. It scored a first-class award in the 2019 People and Planet Green League.
Home from home: accommodation ranges from city-centre to on-campus, and Bath is recognised as one of the safest student cities in the UK.

Subject rankings

  • Subject ranking

    49th out of 102 2

  • Entry standards

    / Max 196
    128 67%


  • Graduate prospects

    / Max 100
    60 60%


  • Student satisfaction

    / Max 5
    3.94 79%



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