201 Creative people in total
As a student at South Essex College, Jack developed a passion for technical development and helping his fellow students. He is a shining example of how much a young person can achieve if supported and empowered and in 2016 was the winner of the Creative Choices Award.
Tim had a wealth of experience as a director, writer and editor before he took on the role of creative producer intern at Project Phakama. He talks about getting trained up in backstage arts and offers advice for people who want to work their way into an arts career.
Daniel Barker works on the 'giving team' at Kew Foundation, fundraising and supporting the Donors. He shares his 5 tips on how to enter this career.
Luke is a technical theatre apprentice working on lighting, rigging and sound at Birmingham Hippodrome.
What does a community arts apprentice do? We heard from apprentices employed through the Creative Employment Programme, starting with Simone Gayle from The Albany in London.
Emrys Green is a freelance arts consultant and company director, working with major organisations on arts strategy development.
Steve builds and often designs scenery for theatre, film and television production companies. He has worked on films such as City of Ember and HBO’s Game of Thrones.
While working in telesales, Peter discovered an interest in how people used their voices. He is now an established voice coach.
Tony works as a promoter, producer and project manager. He offers five tips for succeeding at his job.
Martin started out in information design, but soon broadened his offering to other areas of communication design. After working both in-house and for agencies, he founded Epitype.
After finding it difficult to access information about careers in event production, Dan set up a company to help future generations.
Annie Rigby is resident director at Northern Stage. After studying English, she spent time temping in an arts centre finance department before getting her big break.
Lynton landed a job as a junior designer soon after graduating in Graphic Communication. He works on branding and graphic design at Spring.
Steff Wills, Hayley Wayre, Natasha O’Dowd and Lizzie Minchener are paid interns for arts organisations in the Create Gloucestershire network. We asked them what they do as part of their internships in areas such as project management, fundraising and marketing.
Ryan Tyler-Smith is front-of-house manager for South-East London's Greenwich Theatre.
Andrew Loretto is a Creative Producer for Sheffield Theatres and occasional freelance theatre work.
Sarah Stephenson is Nottingham Playhouse's Youth Theatre Director. Her work involves running workshops and finding ways to engage students with theatre.
Catherine Haines is the Head of HR for nine cultural institutions in Birmingham. She shares what she does in her job and how to get started in HR.
After playing bass in a rock band, Naomi Gibbs now works as a costume designer.
Starting his career in the steel works, Mike Benson shares his journey into heritage management and gives his top 5 tips for becoming a director.
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