As the world’s oldest artistic co-operative, Magnum Photos represents some of the planet’s leading photographers and is committed to developing skills and opportunities for the next generation.
Magnum run regular professional development courses as well as supporting IdeasTap members through the annual IdeasTap Photographic Award.
The National Skills Academy Creative & Cultural exists to create opportunities for those entering the creative and cultural sector and those already employed within it. Support for young people includes: an Apprenticeship Training Service, industry-endorsed careers advice and a range of events.
The Skills Academy works directly with its network of further education colleges to ensure that training provision meets employers’ needs.
National Youth Theatre (NYT) is an epic, ensemble theatre company that discovers, trains and showcases young talent from all over the UK. Young people aged 14-21 can apply to be part of NYT exclusively through the IdeasTap website.
The National Student Drama Festival (NSDF) is an annual, nine-day celebration of youth theatre. It is a place where the most inspirational work from diverse, young and emerging artists is celebrated and presented alongside workshops from leading professionals from around the world.
Old Vic New Voices (OVNV) aims to support emerging talent, inspire young people and open up The Old Vic Theatre to new and diverse audiences. Its dedicated partner page contains a host of useful information including free, curriculum-led teaching resources and details of their INSET days and Staging Success programme.
British Film Institute Future Film is an exciting way for 15-25 year olds to engage with the BFI through a regular programme of screenings, special events and an annual festival.
HighTide Festival Theatre is a national theatre company and engine room for the discovery, development and production of exceptional new playwrights.
Since 1962, mac birmingham has introduced over 10 million people to the arts and is part of the fabric of the community for people of all ages, abilities, and walks of life. The arts centre leads the way in engaging with and attracting diverse audiences for events and activities including performance, visual arts, cinema, creative learning and participation opportunities.
From modest Victorian beginnings – beginning life in 1846 as a steam-engine repair shed – to legendary cultural venue, the Roundhouse has an enviable heritage. The Grade II* listed building is now home to a bold and exciting programme of live music, theatre, dance, circus, installations and new media.
Sky Arts offers an eclectic mix of the best contemporary and classical music, arts, biographies, chat shows, film, drama and comedy across Sky Arts 1 and Sky Arts 2 daily. Sky Arts also seeks to connect with culture on the ground, supporting and investing in the best of innovative arts from leading organisations to emerging artists in the UK and Ireland.