About Us


Backstage Academy® is an exciting and unique industry based facility delivering high quality training and higher education for the live events sector. Our FdA and BA (Hons) programmes are unique in their style of delivery and industry involvement, benefiting from being based at Production Park, home of LS-Live rehearsal arena in Wakefield, West Yorkshire.

Stage management

The Company

Uniquely positioned at the heart of Production Park, Europe’s leading live events production destination, Backstage Academy exists to transform students into Live Industry professionals. It’s no ordinary educational establishment. Our students don’t just learn about the industry, they live it.

The Role

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed industry professional with a Stage Management background from traditional theatre or the live events and festival sector.  The person must have a passion for teaching and helping young people gain worthwhile employment. A teaching qualification and/or membership of the Higher Education Academy would also be desirable but not essential for the position.

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For further information and discussion for the position advertised, please contact Balreen Mehat on 01977 659800 or email balreen.mehat@productionpark.co.uk