Voicebox: Want my job?
From radio presenters and journalists, to circus performers and festival producers, here we chat to industry professionals about their careers and get advice on how to follow in their footsteps.
11 March 2021
Want my job? with Ballet Teacher Johanna Hadley
The journey of a professional dancer into a ballet teacher
11 March 2021
Want My Job? with book Youtuber Noelle Gallagher
With over 100,000 subscribers on Youtube, Noelle Gallagher is carving out a name for herself in the Booktube community. If you’ve ever wondered how running a successful Youtube channel works and want to try it yourself, read on!
8 March 2021
Want My Job? with Channel 4 Digital Producer Olivia Lynch
We talked to Olivia Lynch, all-round content creator, about her role at leading broadcast station Channel 4, her female gaze into the industry, and how young people can develop their creativity. Read on to find out more!
5 March 2021
Want my job? with Beatfreeks General Manager, Amerah Saleh
We talked to Amerah Saleh, General Manager at Beatfreeks, about her role, career path and any advice she had for young people interested in the arts. Read on to find out more!
3 March 2021
Want my job? with 2D & 3D artist Livy
Exploring the world of both 2D & 3D art and artist Livy’s creative journey
1 March 2021
Want my job? with Kimono.Fleur headpiece designer Kimberley Smallwood
An insight into the creative career of Kimono.Fleur’s owner and designer, Kimberley Smallwood
1 March 2021
Want my job? with DJ, Turntablist and Music Producer DJ MADDØG
An insight into the creative career of being a female DJ & producer
26 January 2021
Interview with Lawrence Harp, Slap ’N’ Tickle Theatre Company
"If your idea is still exciting you, your passion still raw; then you will find a way to get it out there to an audience!"
5 January 2021
Interview with actress Anna Rust, Carnival Row
"Only do this if you really feel there’s nothing in this world you could possibly do instead... But if like me and this is your life, fight with everything you have, find a self-loving way to deal with the losses and genuinely celebrate the victories, no matter how small they may seem."
23 December 2020
Want my job? With Ethan Kelly, Communications & Marketing Officer
"There are times when I do not feel like doing anything for a few days as the news is so sad. If you are feeling like this too, then that is normal… Be kind to yourself."
12 November 2020
Want my job? with Luke Galloway, videographer
Freelance videographer Luke Galloway talks about how he entered the industry, how a diverse skillset can help propel your career, and how the Midlands has a growing creative scene.
30 June 2020
Want my job? With Jenny Stewart-Cosgrove
"Access is something that is now factored in by many theatre and production companies, but there is still a lack of understanding about what it is we actually do as audio describers "
24 June 2020
Interview with Joe Strickland, Co-Artistic Director of Chronic Insanity
You’re allowed to take your time... Don’t rush into things, but find out what you like – and are good at – making.
12 June 2020
From parent to Arts Award adviser with Michelle Sewell
Michelle first got involved with Arts Award by supporting an after-school dance club to help a friend out, and soon grew into the role of Arts Award adviser.
11 June 2020
Quilla Constance invites us to break down barriers in ‘Teasing out Contingencies’
We chat with interdisciplinary artist QC who shares her work at Tate Exchange, Tate Modern
22 May 2020
Interview with the creators and producers of Virtual Variety Fest
Learn about how to create an online arts festival
20 May 2020
Want my job? with Pippa Gittings, Digital Product Manager
"I like knowing that the work I've done in my career has helped people, however indirectly."
27 April 2020
I had to learn to stand by my work, says debut novelist Serena Kaur
What is it like being a debut author during Covid-19? We catch up with Serena to discuss lockdown and her new novel