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Working with professionals at Guildhall provides you with well-respected industry contacts – I’ve been a Costume Daily on Downton Abbey

Shannon Martin
BA Technical Theatre Arts (Stage & Costume Management pathway)

Shannon Martin
Guildhall has provided so many opportunities that I didn't expect when I applied. The mentor programme has also been hugely valuable to me.

Andrew McDonald
BA Technical Theatre Arts (Theatre Technology)

Andrew McDonald
I chose to come to Guildhall because I wanted to become a set designer. Guildhall helped me understand who I want to be and how to get there.

Alena Tryapitsyna
BA Technical Theatre Arts (Design Realisation)

Alena Tryapitsyna
The School is the right mix of everything – supportive staff, positive work environment, world-class facilities and bespoke opportunities.

Saatvika Kantamneni
MA Collaborative Theatre Production and Design

Saatvika Kantamneni
We run like a company with each student taking on a professional role. I feel this really prepares us for the outside world

Laurie Lumley
BA Video Design for Live Performance

Laurie Lumley
The projects we work on are real - we are in effect constantly getting work experience

Laurie Lumley
BA Video Design for Live Performance

Laurie Lumley
The facilities available to students to create are almost unimaginable

Carreen Walton
MA Collaborative Theatre Production and Design

Carreen Walton
It's the scale of productions that really makes Guildhall stand out. It gets to the point where you think, wow, this is massive. In other places, you just wouldn't have that opportunity to learn on the job.

Sian Clare
BA Technical Theatre Arts (Costume)

Sian Clare
I had the opportunity to work with the BA Video Design for Live Performance course on an installation project in the chambers below Tower Bridge. It was a completely unique experience.

Liam Strong
BA Technical Theatre Arts (Theatre Technology)

Liam Strong

Production Arts

The Production Arts department at Guildhall School has long been recognised as providing some of the most innovative vocational theatre training in the UK and beyond. The School boasts technical and performance facilities which are among the best in the world. The teaching is practical and production-based; students work on public productions and live events with professional directors, designers and conductors participating in the creation of acclaimed dramas, musicals, operas and large-scale open-air video events.

Our Production Arts department is recognised as providing some of the most innovative vocational theatre training in the UK, offering both undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes.

Production Arts leads to a host of transferable skills and career opportunities. Our graduates have an excellent employment rate.

Read about our state-of-the-art facilities including our fully automated proscenium theatre, studio theatre with tension wire grid, scenic workshop, paintshop, props workshop, lighting workshop, technology lab, costume workshop and dye room, and student production offices.

Learn from top theatre practitioners on our teaching staff and work with professional designers and directors.

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