Learn Invaluable Stage Production Skills
Learn necessary tools of the trade that empower you to confidently explore a bright future in the ever-evolving and always engaging entertainment industry.
Take the Stage
The Stage Production Pathway gives students a broad understanding of theatre as an artistic form and will develop their appreciation of the arts, as well as critical thinking skills through evaluation and analysis. Students will read, discuss, and write about theatrical works from around the world while learning the myriad areas of stagecraft. This pathway will not only help students in college, but also in their careers and life by giving them more of the confidence, skills, and discipline they’ll need to reach their full potential. This integrated, work-based learning and coursework helps students work towards attaining their dreams in the world of theater.
Career Pathways help students explore their talents and use their experiences in the classroom to select a career path they’re passionate about.
Prepare in the Classroom
Build a strong foundation with A-G approved courses and prepare yourself for an exciting new career in theater. Classes include:
- ROP Stagecraft
- ROP Stage Production (Honors)
Take what you learned out into the real world and see first-hand what awaits you in the field theater. Hands-on, in-depth immersive experiences may include:
- Theater Visits
Valuable Training for Exciting Careers
Open the door to the world of theater with the help of our academic instruction and industry insight to get a head start in college or career. Potential career paths these programs help prepare you for include:
- Art Director
- Art, Drama & Music Teacher
- Set Designer
- Stage Manager
- Exhibit Designers
Industry Average: $50,000 - $65,000+/Year
Projected Growth in the Field: 10% to 14%
Put Your Career Front & Center
Whether you’re a natural performer and want to express yourself through theater or prefer a more behind-the-scenes approach as a supporting player, a career in theater can be a wonderful way to express your creativity. If you’ve ever acted in a play, you know how much work it takes to put a production together! A background in stage production could be your ticket to every corner of the theater world. This career pathway can provide you with the opportunity to learn, build, and refine the skills needed to get you started.
Earn College Credits
Get a jump start on your college future by earning college credits and valuable real-world skills you can use for college and career.