Program Information

School: University of Alberta
Faculty: Faculty of Arts
Degree: Bachelor
Field of Study: Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Description: The show must go on – and it usually does, thanks to stage management professionals! From assisting the director in the rehearsal process, to calling scene changes and lighting cues during a performance, the stage manager is the essential team leader of any production.

This program revolves around core stage management classes, practical projects and coursework, all of which solidify students’ background in theatre history, theatre practices, theatre design, genres and theories. You’ll also develop excellent communication and organizational skills through participation in class work and department productions.

URL: Drama – Technical Theatre – Stage Management at University of Alberta
Length: 4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*

This estimate is based on one year of full-time study, and represents only the tuition cost.

Careers: Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative Designers

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)* 70
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • Grade12 English
  • Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 International Languages or Grade12 Mathematics or Grade12 Science
  • 3 of Grade12 Humanities or Grade12 International Languages or Grade12 Science or Grade12 Mathematics

Additional Admission Requirements:

  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests

For a BFA (Drama) in Technical Theatre Stage Management, a letter of intent, resume, three letters of reference and an interview are required for admission. Deadline for submission of additional materials is April 1.