Voicebox: Hub Resources
How-to guides and top tips from Voice reporters, contributors, and artists to help you complete your Arts Award. Want to write for us? Get in touch at [email protected].
8 February 2021
How to get involved with the creative industries
A guide to help you navigate your journey into the creative industries.
14 January 2021
How to be a self-employed (freelance) creative
Emrys answers a few questions about being self employed. There's advice about doing tax returns, getting work and what insurance types mean. And answers to several other questions. So if you're starting out in the big bad world of work or becoming a self employed individual for the first time - this article is to help you get going and through your first tax return.
8 September 2020
How to create a soundboard with artist Molly Macleod
We caught up with multidisciplinary artist Molly Macleod about her creative career and how to visualise sound. It's part of the Artist Workshop with Voice series, funded by Arts Council England
30 July 2020
Approaching character from actor Akash Prasad: Artist workshops with Voice
Get an introduction to how to approach building character from actor, producer and writer Akash Prasad. Explore more free skills share workshops in the Artist Workshops with Voice series.
26 June 2020
Celebrating 15 years of Arts Award
2020 marks the 15th year since Arts Award launched! Can you believe Arts Award has been helping young people achieve their artistic desires for 15 years?! Let's find out what others are doing to celebrate.
16 July 2020
Introduction to poetry with Theresa Lola: Artist workshops with Voice
Get an introduction to writing poetry with Young People’s Laureate for London Theresa Lola. Explore more free skills share workshops in the Artist Workshops with Voice series.
9 July 2020
Choreographing for film with Margo Roe: Artist Workshops with Voice
Writer/ Director/ Choreographer Margo Roe explores how to create choreography for the camera and how to bridge the gap between narrative and movement. Explore more free skills share workshops in the Artist Workshops with Voice series.
11 May 2020
Live Q+A with Sienna James Voice Assistant Editor: how to complete Arts Award during Covid-19
Join us for a live Arts Award Q+A on Monday 11th May at 1pm with Voice Assistant Editor for tips on making the most of your Arts Award at home.
1 May 2020
How to adapt your leadership project from Emily McKie
Emily McKie, Gold Arts Award participant with The Mayflower Theatre, talks to us about having to rethinking her script writing leadership project in lockdown.
21 April 2020
How to skill share during isolation
Even when face-to-face contact is discouraged, there are ways of sharing your skills to achieve your Arts Award in isolation!
6 April 2020
How to do your Gold Arts Award at home
The year is 2020. A global pandemic has closed all schools, museums and theatres, buildings and venues. Only two things stand between you and achieving your Gold Arts Award. A stable internet connection, and your cat sitting on your keyboard.
30 March 2020
Running Arts Award Remotely
We recently took part in a webinar for Advisers about running Arts Award remotely – particularly in these times of limited contact. Here are some tips to support you in delivering or achieving an Arts Award.
27 March 2020
How Arts Award on Voice can help with culture in isolation
Doing your Arts Award at home during the lockdown? Don’t panic! Here’s how Arts Award on Voice can help.
22 June 2018
How to own your performance
A few tips on how to own your performance from a trained classical/opera singer. It might not be as difficult as you think it would be!
20 June 2018
How to learn to play the guitar
Step-by-step tips for when you first pick up a guitar.
11 June 2018
How to create a low budget music video
Top tips on how to create a music video on a small budget
7 June 2018
How to run a successful literature open mic night
Voted the UK's Best Regular Spoken Word Night 2015 and 2016, live literature organisers Bad Language share their tips on how to run a rocking open mic night.
31 May 2018
How to review a dance performance
Top tips from leading dance critics on how to review dance performances.