Creative Apprenticeships Colchester

As part of the Colchester Cultural Education Partnership Creative Apprenticeship programme, The Dance Network Association & The Mercury Theatre Colchester are offering young people aged 14-18yrs the chance to be involved in a 10-week online dance & acting course.

As a Creative Apprenticeship, you will –
• Develop leadership and collaboration skills
• Earn a Silver Arts Award (equivalent to RQF level 2 or a GCSE)
• Learn a new skill over 10 weeks in Dance & Acting
• Network and build new friendships with like-minded young creatives in Colchester
• Interview an arts professional to research potential career pathways
• Work with a professional arts organisation, creating a final project, to
engage the people of Colchester with The Mercury Theatre.
• Attend an arts event for free and review it

DNA is hosting the initial part of the programme and young people will have the opportunity to take part on a 5-week dance course combining new skills in dance, movement and expression, building confidence, improving self-esteem and leadership skills whilst building friendships with other young creatives and developing a portfolio of learning for the Silver Arts Award.

The dance workshops will begin on Wednesday 24 February 2021 and continue for 5 consecutive weeks between

16:30 - 17:30.

Apply now! Be part of something bigger in Colchester.

FREE for those referred by their school
£35 subsidised cost for other interested young people
(full programme via CCEP)