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TheatreCraft was created in 2003 by Masterclass and began life at the Theatre Royal Haymarket. Now in its 11th year it is the essential free Careers Fair for anyone aged 16 to 25 looking for a non-performance based career in theatre. Participants can explore topics including producing, stage management, wig-making, lighting, marketing, theatre journalism, sound, directing, costume design, playwriting and designing.
Whether you are just starting out in theatre or moving onto the next stage in your career Theatrecraft provides the ideal opportunity to focus on how to get where you want to be or try something new.
17th October 2014
The Royal Opera House
BOOKING FOR THEATRECRAFT 2014 IS NOW OPEN!
If you're serious about a career in theatre, you have to be here.
Attending TheatreCraft could be life changing. From directing to stage management, producing to marketing, lighting to designing, TheatreCraft 2014 is the only place to be for a unique glimpse into careers ‘behind the scenes’ in theatre.
On Friday 17th October, TheatreCraft 2014 returns to the Royal Opera House and the full programme of the day will be announced in September 2014.
TheatreCraft is free and open to anyone aged 16-25 and offers you the chance to:
• Take part in Workshops led by theatre professionals.
• Explore the Marketplace packed with theatres and education providers.
• Join the Ask the Experts zone for one-to-one advice.
• Participate in Networking Hubs and meet your peers and colleagues of the future.
TheatreCraft 2013 took place on Friday 22nd November 2013.
TheatreCraft 2013 was held at the Royal Opera House in Covent Garden and welcomed more than 1000 attendees - the event was opened by renowned theatre director Jamie Lloyd.
Now in its eighth year, TheatreCraft is a fun and unique glimpse into the ‘behind the scenes’ world of theatre. Participants spent the day exploring topics including producing, stage management, wig-making, lighting, marketing, theatre journalism, sound, directing, costume design, playwriting and designing.
Delegates were able to choose from over 70 workshops delivered by skilled theatre professionals, meet more than 50 exhibitors in the bustling marketplace, visit the ‘Ask the Experts’ zone which offers one-to-one advice sessions with 33 industry experts and, new this year, go to networking hubs to interact with their peers.
TheatreCraft 2013 Highlights
Further Information About TheatreCraft 2013
For images from TheatreCraft 2013, please click here.
For more details on the event and its achievements, please click here.
For details on past TheatreCraft events, visit the Theatrecraft archives by clicking here.
Past TheatreCraft Events
For details on previous TheatreCraft events, visit the Theatrecraft archives by clicking here.
Come and find out what it takes to build a career beyond the stage.
TheatreCraft has its own website. Check out www.theatrecraft.org for all the latest info.
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