Diversity in the creative industries is threatened by the prevalence of internships, which act as a barrier to social mobility, a new report by the Institute for Public Policy Research (IPPR) has concluded.
Read the full article: Internships threaten Diversity
Last year two of our biggest exam boards, OCR and AQA, dropped the requirement for A level and GCSE drama students to see a live theatre performance. It’s reassuring that they have now been overruled by government, and that evidence of attendance at a theatre production will now be required. But how did this happen in the first place?
Read the full article: Do you need theatre to study theatre?
On the Performance For Equality project at Roundhouse you will debate, devise and learn practical skills to help make performance work that is exciting, empowering, and promotes equality.
Read the full article: Performance for Equality project at The Roundhouse, London
This is a chance to get a glimpse into the early development of a feature film.
THIS IS A FREE EVENT, BUT PLEASE USE THE EVENTBRITE BOOKING LINK TO SAVE YOUR PLACE.
The Glasshouse is a futuristic drama, written by Darren Rapier, adapted from his play People in Glass Houses.
Read the full article: Stratford Picture House, East London - THE GLASSHOUSE - LIVE READING
We are recruiting for next year’s Playing Up course (a vocational and accredited 10 month Theatre Arts training course).
Read the full article: National Youth Theatre - Playing Up course
Creative Minds was started in 2013 by a group of learning disabled artists and performers who felt that their work was not being taken seriously.
Read the full article: Creative Minds – Artist and Performers with Learning Disabilities – Manchester, 15th June 2017
Join nine of the UK’s leading youth charities and more than 500 delegates for the most significant youth sector event of the year. Sponsored by the Wellcome Trust, Creative Collisions is collaboration between some of the UK’s most inspiring youth organisations: UK Youth, Girlguiding, The Scout Association, Ambition, Leap Confronting Conflict, NCS, NYA, The Mix, and VInspired.
Read the full article: Creative Collisions - 03 May 2017 at The Mermaid Theatre, London
The stress and uncertainty of repeatedly packing up their lives and moving home is becoming a "worryingly normal" part of life for some children growing up in poverty, a charity has warned.
Read the full article: Children’s wellbeing and moving home multiple times - The Children's Society
There has been an eight per cent rise in health visitors reporting more children experiencing delayed language in the space of a single year, it has emerged.
Read the full article: Health visitors report rise in children with communication difficulties by Neil Puffett
We are running a series of creative enterprise workshops for young people aged 16-25, on Tuesday 16th May, Tuesday 13th June, Tuesday 11th July and Tuesday 25th July, from 9.45 am–4 pm at the Southampton office: 1st floor, Latimer House, 5-7 Cumberland Place, Southampton SO15 2BH.
Read the full article: Artswork, Southampton - Creative enterprise workshops for young people aged 16-25
The workshop is open to anyone who is interested in exploring oppression through theatre for behaviour and social change.
Read the full article: Augusto Boal Workshop
A one day event packed full of innovative workshops for teachers & practitioners.
Read the full article: Stagecoach, Date: 8 May 2017 Venue: St. Andrew's, Cattell Rd, B9 4NH
We are looking for someone who will assist the Head of Educational Programme Development and Training, to develop, implement and maintain a market leading programme of inspirational and innovative performing arts education and ensure consistent delivery of high standards throughout the UK and International Stagecoach business.
Salary: £25k - £32k per annum.
Read the full article: Stagecoach, Surrey - Education Programme Development and Training Manager
Unlock Drama are offering a Theatre in Prison training day (date yet to be confirmed).
Read the full article: Unlock Drama
Annual Salary: £35,000 - £45,000 (dependent on skills and experience)
Read the full article: Manchester Exchange Theatre - Director of Creative Learning & Engagement
Poplar HARCA (Housing and Regeneration Community Association) is the UK’s first urban local housing company and a leader in community regeneration and neighbourhood renewal.
Read the full article: Poplar HARCA (Housing and Regeneration Community Association) – Youth Workers (£13.22 per hour.)
B-Arts are seeking to appoint an Immersive Theatre Director who will;
Lead the creative delivery of Forest of Dreams
Provoke, challenge and develop our existing practice
Read the full article: Theatre Director, B.Arts, Stoke on Trent
2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, a defining moment of the 20th Century.
Read the full article: WOWFest: 1st – 26th May 2017
FRIDAY 21 APRIL 2017 GUEST PROJECTS, 1 ANDREWS ROAD, LONDON E8 4QL
Read the full article: Lab Talks – East London
This fund supports organisations to build fundraising capacity to enable them to attract more private giving to arts and culture.
Read the full article: Grantium Fund – Building fundraising capacity in small to medium arts organisations - ACE
Applications are open from 27th March 2017 for Prosper- the new, Arts Council England-funded business support programme for the arts, museums and libraries.
Read the full article: Prosper: Free business support and advice (ACE-funded)
An opportunity to share models of best practice with the aim of encouraging greater access to arts & cultural events for Wandsworth residents with learning disabilities.
Saturday 6 May 2017, 11am - 1pm. Southside Shopping Centre, Wandsworth, SW18 4TF
Read the full article: Networking Event in Wandsworth
This week long festival from 17th-23rd July includes, masterclasses in various skills, free outdoor performances from renowned companies, a performance night with a variety of performers and an afternoon dedicated to work by Young People.
Read the full article: TILT 2017 - Youth Company Opportunity, RoguePlay Theatre – West and East Midlands
We are looking for someone with a strong background in arts and education who can clearly articulate how creative activities can assist in learning and personal development.
Read the full article: Norwich Puppet Theatre
We are seeking an organised individual with experience in administrative work, planning and PA, and passion for youth theatre.
Read the full article: SPID Theatre Company, London - Youth Admin Officer