This course is run by Backstage Academy in partnership with the University of Bolton. Part of Production Park in Wakefield, the complete pre-production and live events centre for the UK, Backstage Academy is surrounded by companies serving some of the biggest names in live events. With stage design, manufacturing, and touring production facilities, clients include Muse, Coldplay, Kylie and Rihanna, together with brands such as Jaguar, Aston Martin and Monster Energy. From music festivals to product launches, there are an exciting range of events that require specialist stage management skills to ensure their smooth running. It is with this course we give a unique insight into managing everything from theatre stages to TV location work, and sporting events to festivals.