Work experience

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At Theatre by the Lake we try to help young people who want to build a career in the theatre or other performing arts.

Work Experience Placements 2019
To apply for any of these placements, please email a CV and covering letter detailing your suitability for the role to Claire Dunk, Production Assistant at: Please also contact Claire if you have any other general enquiries about work experience.
GCSE Work Experience 2019 (Technical & Stage Management)
Shadowing both the Technical and Stage Management Departments, you will gain an understanding of the work done behind the scenes in a busy, producing theatre. Shifts will include some evenings.
Mon 10 - Fri 14 June 2019: two placements available
Mon 17- Fri 21 June 2019: two placements available
The deadline for applications is Mon 11 February 2019. Please specify which week you're able to do. All applicants will be notified either way by Fri 19 February 2019.
We may also offer work experience placements to stage management students in their second or third year of study, to assist our stage management team in the preparation and opening of our in-house Christmas production. Dates will vary but, as a guide, will generally run from the last week of October through to the second week of December.