Live Entertainment Design & Production

Valencia's Live Entertainment Design & Production degree program is one of only a few in the nation and the only one in Central Florida that prepares students to work in the production aspects of the entertainment industry. It's goal is to produce skilled designers and technicians for all facets of the live entertainment industry. Students have an opportunity to specialize in Production Design or Live Show production. This degree prepares students to function independently and as part of a creative team in the preparation and production of live shows for concerts, theatre, theme parks, and corporate presentations. With Orlando serving as the "undisputed entertainment capital of the world," and with area businesses predicting continued growth, exciting career opportunities abound for Valencia grads.

This program offers specializations in:

  • Production Design
  • Live Show Production
  • Audio Visual Event Production


Primary Occupations:

  • Lighting Technician
  • Technical Director
  • Stage Manager
  • Sound Technician
  • Scene Designer
  • Lighting Technician
  • Audio/Visual Technician
  • Set Design Assistant
  • Scenic Carpenter
  • Sound Effects Specialist
  • Production Manager
  • Scenic Technician

Contact Us

Current Students

Kristin Abel
Program Chair Entertainment Design and Technology
East Campus:

Niurka Rivera
Career Program Advisor
School of Arts and Entertainment
East Campus:

Rob McCaffrey
Interim Dean
School of Arts and Entertainment
East Campus: 

Prospective Students

Prospective Students
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