Production Arts in the Industry

Bank of computers and workstations backstage

Career opportunities

Students from the Guildhall School’s Production Arts programme have an outstanding record of employment in the creative industries and former students can be found in a wide variety of occupations across theatre, live music/events,opera and TV/film.

Transferable skills

As well as equipping you with the skills and knowledge to enter the theatre and entertainment industries, the Production Arts programmes provide you with a range of transferable skills which are valuable to any employer. These include:

  • Team working
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Problem solving
  • Time management
  • Managing financial resources
  • Practical application of IT
  • Research skills
  • People management
Video design students installing large video projectors in the Tower Bridge Bascule Chamber

Alumni & Graduates

On successful completion of your studies you will be equipped with the standards, skills, knowledge, experience and contacts to enter the creative industry sector in the UK and internationally. You will receive lectures and advice on what being freelance means and how to go about getting work. Our graduates have had a near 100% employment rate.

Students from outside the UK can apply for a graduate Visa, which allows you to stay and work in the UK for at least 2 years after successfully completing a BA course in the UK.