Discover Creative Careers
Work experience live! 2021
Suitable for participants in year 10 – year 13, our dynamic Work Experience Live programme will enable participants to form a company, develop an arts event and pitch their final product to experts. This participant led process will see attenders developing their own ideas whilst working alongside professionals from The Point and The Berry Theatre team.
Participants will discover how an Industry team brings a performance together, including experience in the following areas:
Marketing and Communications
Programming of performances and festivals
Arts Workshop Leadership
Work with professional artists
The Point is a hub for professional artists. During our standard annual work experience week, participants will be gain the opportunity to meet professional artists working in our building.
Our 2020 programme is now full. Please watch this space for details on 2021 applications in autumn 2020.
This opportunity is available for anyone in Year 10 – Year 13.
Our Creative Learning programme empowers young people to take the first step to their career in the arts. As such, we require that those applying do so themselves; giving them a valuable experience of communicating with potential employers.
We understand that some applicants may need additional support to complete the form and we ask that you make the reasons for this clear within your application.
If you are aged under 18 years, we ask that your parent/guardian completes the last section of the form and is copied in to all correspondence.
Whilst on a general placement with us you will achieve an Arts Award Bronze Qualification.
The activities you take part in will contribute to a written portfolio that we will submit on your behalf. The Bronze Arts Award is a recognised qualification that can be put on your CV for later work or applications.
I really like the idea of working towards a project as well as learning about the theatre and its employees... I have loved working here and would recommend it to anyone, who loves theatre or the arts.