Opportunities for ages 3 - 25 years. Get involved in our regular sessions or one-off projects that run throughout the year!Find Out More
We offer a wide range of activities for Schools and Colleges, from workshops and backstage tours, to our Teachers' Network and CPD sessions.Find Out More
Activities and events for community groups, such as Act V (for older adults), Chinese New Year and Nepalese New Year.Find Out More
A range of professional development opportunities for regionally based theatre practitioners at all stages of their careers.Find Out More
Our youth theatre groups provide a friendly space for young people to develop performance skills, build confidence and explore their creativity. No experience is necessary - just enthusiasm!
On Sun 22 Jan, we welcomed all of our Mercury Theatre Youth Theatres to the main stage for a spectacular night of theatre. Rags to Riches was the stimulus…
For KS1 & KS2. Touring Schools 2 May - 16 Jun
It’s free for teachers to join our teachers' network! Benefits include discounted workshops/tours, an invitation to attend our Network Members VIP night and the Teachers' Network newsletter.
Our summer New Work Festival will be running across 3 weeks from Monday 19 June – Sunday 9 July. Watch this space for a full schedule of events and how…
Applications now open for Regional Associate Producers Programme Click here to visit our Employment Opportunities page for more details or to apply. The Regional Associate Producers Programme is…
The Mercury Theatre is proud to announce its latest major initiative in support of new plays and new playwrights, The Mercury Playwriting Prize 2017
MonologueSlam, THE industry showcase for actors, is returning to Essex!
Actors of all ages and backgrounds have the chance to audition, train and show their skills to a panel of casting agents, directors, theatre professionals, the Channel 4 Drama Commissioning Team and a welcoming audience.
Whilst in his final year at the Colchester Institute on their Learning for Living & Work course, James Bacon spent 9 months doing work experience with our box office…
Gain hands-on experience at the Mercury as part of your degree