This is a call-out for Young leaders at the Royal Exchange Theatre!

The Young Leaders programme is a training scheme for aspiring creative producers, event managers and practitioners aged 16-25 years. The Royal Exchange Theatre will recruit twelve young leaders to work with us on our Truth about Youth projects for a year starting in November 2014.

As ambassadors for the Truth about Youth programme, Young Leaders will curate, produce and project manage work at the Royal Exchange Theatre. This will include planning and producing your own projects, facilitating workshops and developing skills and knowledge of a working theatre. You will also receive bespoke training and mentoring opportunities and, as part of the company, will help influence and shape the Truth about Youth programnme.

The Young Leader programme is a voluntary training scheme and you will be expected to attend weekly workshops at the Royal Exchange Theatre. These will take place every Monday 5-7pm. Successful applicants pay no fee and will be eligible to apply for Arts Pot support to cover travel and related costs. Additionally, all Young Leaders will be reimbursed expenses for work beyond the core commitment.

Places will be awarded via an initial workshop follwed by a simple written application process. The recruitment workshop will take place on Monday 29th September, 5pm-7pm at the Royal Exchange Theatre. To book a place on the workshop contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 5pm on Friday 26th September.