NIDA Skills NT - Producing for Stage and Screen

Skills NT - Producing for Stage and Screen

A comprehensive exploration of what is required to be a successful producer. Understand the producer’s role including pitching ideas, funding applications, budgets, production scheduling, cast and crew management and marketing.

Course Components

  • Consolidating ideas, developing a concept and gathering a creative team
  • Managing budgets and timelines
  • The practicalities of bringing your project to life
  • Marketing and distribution


  • Confidence in managing a budget, marketing strategy and timelines
  • Knowledge of industry protocols and platforms to promote your work
  • Understanding of the demands and practicalities of producing for the stage and screen
  • Confidence and ability to get your project started


No experience required. 

Course enrolment is open to people over 18 years old. This course is available specifically for residents of the Northern Territory.

Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • Flights and Accommodation: From time to time we may need to cancel an advertised course. Before booking flights and accommodation for travel to attend a NIDA Open course, please contact the NIDA Open office to confirm if your course will proceed as planned. NIDA does not accept liability for any associated costs of attendance or cancellation.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing you can move in for all drama and performance related courses. Clothing that restricts movement is inappropriate.
  • Please wear closed-in shoes. Shoes may be removed in the rehearsal room on the direction of the class tutor.
  • Please bring along a pen, notebook or electronic device and a bottle of water to all classes.

This course has no current classes. Please join the waiting list