So You Want to Work In Theatre?

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Showing on:
Thu 28 October 2021
Price:
Venue:
Dance Studio
Age Guidance:
14-18

This half term come and learn about working in a theatre!

In our three day workshop we’ll have industry professionals from various departments of the Mercury Theatre providing hands on workshops and talks from backstage departments in costume design, production, producing & technical theatre.

Workshops are led by industry professionals that master within their own skills ready to show you the ‘ins and outs.’

This is a fantastic opportunity for anyone who is looking to gain a better understanding of the wider industry and the potential career pathways is could present for your future!

Please find all dates for this 3 day course below:
Thu 28 October 2021, 10.30 – 3.30
Fri 29 October 2021, 10.30 – 3.30
Sat 30 October 2021, 10.30 – 3.30

Accessibility
All of our activities are accessible and inclusive and you are able to inform us of any additional requirements you have when booking or by becoming a member of our Access for All scheme here. Through funding from Essex Short Breaks, we will also have youth assistants on hand to support our MYC groups up to 18 years, plus additional SEND-specific activities such as Move and Groove and Party Nights.

Covid-19 Guidelines
Please note: We are following the current Government roadmap for a safe re-opening and we will continue to take all measures to keep audiences and participants safe, in accordance with up-to-date Government guidelines. All Creative Engagement activity will maintain social distancing, and provide hand sanitisation stations. For further info on how we are keeping everyone safe please visit here.

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Showing on:
Mon 28 October 2019
Price:
£50
Venue:
The Make It Space at the Abbey Field Centre

Are you aged 14-18 and considering a career in theatre? This autumn we will have industry professionals from various departments of the Mercury Theatre providing workshops and talks. This half term activity will give you the chance to find out the ‘ins and outs’ of how the Mercury Theatre puts on a show.

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