Events & Projects
We have a number of exciting opportunities coming up for artists and creatives of all ages. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter and keep checking this page for the latest news.
For young people
Free drop-in drama skills workshops for young people aged 10 – 18 in Bristol. From clowning to stage combat, this is the place to try something new.
Monthly free theatre trips for young people aged 10 - 18 in Bristol, with opportunities to meet the casts and creative teams. Just text to secure your ticket. Easy.
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For information about our productions visit our Shows page.
13th-14th October, 10am - 5pm daily| Tobacco Factory Theatres, Raleigh Road, Southville, Bristol BS3 1TF
Do you already work with young people but don’t have the confidence or knowledge to deliver drama sessions independently?
Are you keen to work with young people and have a drama background but no experience running workshops?
Do you already work in the Arts and wish to extend your experience to working with young people?
Over two days these carefully curated sessions, provided by Tobacco Factory Theatres and Travelling Light Theatre Company, will equip you with the skills you need to start or develop a career as a freelance drama facilitator. The course will feature talks and workshops from industry professionals:
SAT 13 OCTOBER
Devising with Young People
Managing Challenging Behaviour
SUN 14 OCTOBER
Working with Pre-School and Primary Children
An Inclusive Approach
Plus information packs on:
• Arts Freelancing: Everything you need to know about being your own boss, from tax and insurance to finding and creating work!
• Child Protection and Safeguarding: Learn about the important legal issues and practical steps around child protection policy and safeguarding.
BOOK HERE. BOOK ONE DAY FOR £65 OR BOTH DAYS FOR £120.
For ages 18+
Feedback from previous participants:
“It covered everything I wanted to know in a really engaging and exciting way”
“Fab content. Well structured. Individual needs / experience well managed in the group. Thank you!”
Friday 4th - Sunday 6th January 2019
Playfull Cities, formerly known as ‘Bristol Feast’ brings together family theatre programmers from around the UK with a group of young people from Bristol to watch and discuss a programme of shows aimed at young audiences.
If you are a programmer who would like to be notified when tickets become available please email Gwen Hanauer, Marketing & Development Assistant on email@example.com. If you are a theatre or theatre maker who would like to submit a show for consideration in this year's programme please click here.