The Andrew Treagus West End Workshop

The West End workshop is our longest running programme, designed as an introduction into the commercial theatre industry. 

In 2023, Stage One renamed their West End Workshop in memory of Andrew Treagus. Renowned General Manager & Producer for over 40 years, Andrew was instrumental in creating this unique insight into producing in the West End for future theatre leaders.

Click here to read more about Andrew Tregus and his outstanding contribution to the industry.

This workshop is held over three days in London’s West End. Led by our Chief Executive, Joseph Smith and other experienced industry professional, the workshop includes sessions which cover: 

  • Fundraising & investor management
  • Budgeting a commercial production
  • Contracting a West End theatre
  • Marketing & PR
  • Co-producing, touring & transfers

The workshop also includes time for networking with other delegates, and seeing a West End show. 


How to Apply

Applications for our next West End Workshop will open in March 2024. The workshop will take place across 3 days in May 2024. 

For more informaton about the Andrew Treagus West End Workshop, including information about how to apply, you can contact [email protected] or call 020 7557 6737. 

“When I was moving into producing, the single most practical, inspiring, sobering, empowering and essential thing I did was to attend the Stage One workshop. For me it was, literally, career-changing.”

Tracey Childs

Mercury Theatre Colchester

Executive Producer and Joint Chief Executive

The cost for the workshop is £425

The cost includes food & drink across all three days. Please note that subsidy is available for eligible candidates. For more information please email [email protected].


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