SPECIALIST DEGREES FOR THE LIVE EVENTS INDUSTRY

From lighting design, live sound and live visuals, to stage & production management - our degree courses are tailor made to catapult your career.

STUDENT LIFE IN GOD'S OWN COUNTRY

Backstage Academy is located in the heart of Yorkshire allowing you to take advantage of not only what Wakefield has to offer, but also major cities like Leeds and Sheffield with an unbeatable live music scene, award winning nightlife and the great outdoors in God's Own Country. 

Backstage Academy is the only place where industry lives within the heart of education. It’s the best start to a career and it feels more like a family than a university JOSH Live Events Production Student

UNRIVALLED WORK OPPORTUNITIES

At Backstage Academy, there are countless opportunities for you to gain incredible experience and get paid through a huge range of work opportunities across Production Park and at exciting events across the globe - from live music, festivals and theatre, to motorsport, corporate and experiential events.

 

A HOME FROM HOME

Backstage Academy works closely with Linley & Simpson letting agents to offer a variety of accommodation options in Wakefield and to ensure that finding somewhere to live is a simple process.

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