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Work Experience

Thank you for your interest in Work Experience at Norwich Theatre. We are not taking applications for work experience at this time.

Looking to explore a career in the creative industries? Join us at Norwich Theatre to get some hands-on experience.

Work experience placements take place at Norwich Theatre Royal and are mainly aimed at Year 10 students (14-15 years old), but anyone who is studying/building a career in theatre is welcome to apply.

We offer one week placements across the following departments:

Backstage Technical

Front of House

Hospitality

Throughout the placement you will spend time shadowing and assisting within your preferred department.

How to apply for a placement

Please note that as part of your application you will need to provide:

Covering Letter

 Curriculum Vitae (CV)

Reference (from someone who is not a parent or family member)

Please send general work experience enquiries to workex@norwichtheatre.org. We will endeavour to get back to you within 72 hours.

Work Experience Q&As

Looking to practice your customer service skills or work behind the scenes?

‘The best thing about my placement was how welcoming everyone was and what a great place it was to work.’ Jemima, Work Experience participant

Check out the videos below from previous participants shadowing Front of House, Ushers , Box Office, Backstage Technical Sound, Lighting and Stage Management departments.

Work Experience Videos