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Theatre and the Performing Arts

Jobs and applications

Working in theatre and the performing arts

Most graduates who go on to work in this sector start out in entry-level roles. This may include working as an extra or as a theatre production assistant.

Graduate schemes are very rare in this sector and you may need to build up your work experience before landing yourself a graduate job.

Graduate internships

Application tips

Preparing for interviews

Networking

Networking and the ability to make contacts are vitally important in this sector