Arena Theatre seeks Youth Advisory Board Members

Love your city? Have a passion for making change? Applications to join the Arena Theatre’s Youth Advisory Board are now open.

 

If you’re aged from 16 to 25 years old and possess a strong desire to make a difference to the performing arts provision in Wolverhampton for young people, then the Arena Theatre’s Youth Advisory Board is for you!

 

What will I get from taking part?

  • Have your say in long-term strategic projects at the Arena Theatre.
  • Represent the views and needs of young people in the city and contribute to the community of the theatre and wider Wolverhampton.
  • Help shape the future direction of the Arena Theatre.
  • Understand the inner-workings of the venue and its different departments.
  • Contribute to the business and development of the theatre.
  • Gain valuable assets for both your own skill base and CV.

 

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

No, just a passion for the arts and improving the provision in the city.

 

Can I afford to take part?

Absolutely. Meetings of the youth advisory board will include complimentary food and drink, and travel expenses will be paid for by the theatre.

 

I have additional needs. Can I still participate?

As an inclusive venue, the Arena is committed to having space on its projects and boards for individuals with additional needs. Simply get in touch at arena@wlv.ac.uk so we can do our best to support you.

 

Sounds good! How do I apply?

To apply to become a member of the Arena Theatre Youth Advisory Board for 2018, request and application form by e-mailing arena@wlv.ac.uk. Fill in an application form and return it to arena@wlv.ac.uk. Applications are open from 2nd-16th March 2018.

 

If you have any issues filling out the form, contact us at arena@wlv.ac.uk

 

ENDS

About the Arena Theatre

The Arena Theatre is a 150-seater Arts Council and University of Wolverhampton venue situated in the heart of Wolverhampton. The Arena prides itself on featuring the work of culturally diverse artists within its programme, gaining a growing reputation as one of the leading venues in the country for D/deaf and disabled artists.

Box Office: 01902 321 321
Web: arena.wlv.ac.uk
Facebook: www.facebook.com/arenatheatre
Twitter: @arena_theatre

Contact Information

For any enquiries relating to or regarding this press release or the Arena Theatre, please contact Venue Manager Neil Reading by e-mail (Neil.Reading@wlv.ac.uk) or telephone (01902 322373)

 

Share this release