Stage Management

Plan of Study


All required electives must be approved by the chair. During the first year, electives are not suggested. During the second year, one elective is required and additional electives are optional. During the third year, three electives are required. All electives must have Chair approval. Electives may be from the suggested list of elective courses, other Yale professional schools, or Yale College.

Suggested Elective Sequence

Theater Organizations
Functions of Leadership: Organizational Direction
Costume Design: Background and Practice
Managing People
Recording Arts
Shop Technology
Stage Rigging Techniques
Sound Design Production Organization
Professional Development for Technical Managers
Carlotta Tutorial
Physics of Stage Machinery
Hydraulics and Pneumatics
Labor and Employee Relations
Introduction to Projection Design
Technical Management I
Technical Management II