Production Arts

For those who enjoy working backstage, have a passion for production or working behind the scenes at large- scale events. Big Creative Education’s Level 3 in Production Arts will help you refine your craft.
Level 3 Production Arts
  • Production Arts
  • Performing Arts business
  • Production Arts planning
  • Performance
  • Stage management
  • Stage lighting design
  • Stage model making / scenic painting
You will work towards a final showcase, combining all your skills to produce the first ever productions in Waltham Forest Borough’s first theatre.

Taking advantage of the Academy’s new 200 seat theatre, you will learn every aspect of production from audiovisual design, stage management, prop building and set-making, to the business of production, production arts planning, and rigging.

Progression Routes

BCE Production Arts students could progress to a degree relating to production, theatre or events management. They may also progress into the industry via the creative industries, festival / gig production and management, or audiovisual engineering / rigging. They can also undertake a BCE Events Assistant Apprenticeship.


Entry Requirements

Applicants must have 5 GCSEs at grade C(4) or above or a Level 2 Diploma in Art & Design, Beauty Production NVQ Level 2 or Makeup Level 2. A Drama / Media GCSE at C(4) or above is desirable.
All of our courses are free for 16-18 year olds and 19-23 if the funding criteria is met, to discuss this further please email


Vocational success rate for Academy learners


of BCE Level 3 learners progress to University


of BCE apprentices progress into careers in London’s creative economy