Production & Design
When you watch a performance, it's easy to think that all of the creativity is happening on stage. But it takes a lot of creative energy behind the scenes to make the whole show come together.Find out more
Study world ready
Production and Design courses include our highly-regarded Arts Management course, plus professionally recognised Diplomas and Advanced Diplomas offering specialisations in Costume for Performance, Design, Lighting, Props and Scenery, Sound and Stage Management.
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"Every day is different; nothing is ever the same."
Every day is different for Costume student Brooklyn Rowcroft, creating outfits for actors, dancers and musical theatre at WAAPA.
"I looked around the workshop and thought ‘this is exactly where I need to be."
Welding, sculpting, painting, drilling…it's another day for Samantha Knox in the 'funnest' place at WAAPA – the workshop.
"I had no idea you could have a career in this."
Jesse Drage visited Open Day on a whim, but after touring WAAPA he discovered he could have a career in Costume.