Lauren Franceschini

Calling all Creatives! Upcoming Employment Opportunity!

Through collaboration with the commercial creative industry, British Design & Art Direction (D&AD) have created an alternative way to find, support, and employ creative excellence. D&AD are looking for 15 participants between the ages of 18 and 26 who have not been to university to take part in a free, 12-week, London-based night school program. […]

 Hyunsu Yim

Calling all young performers – Oliver! auditions now open

LHK Youth Theatre is looking for young performers aged 7 to 18 to participate in the auditions for Oliver! the musical, which will be held at the Epstein Theatre in Liverpool on Sunday, 6th March at noon.   LHK Youth Theatre has announced they are in search of young talents for their production of the famous English […]

 Kalli Damschen

Renowned Illustrators Gather for London Illustration Fair 2015

Renowned Illustrators Gather for London Illustration Fair 2015

The London Illustration Fair will be featuring contemporary illustration and graphic design over its three-day event this Friday through Sunday at the Bargehouse, Oxo Tower Wharf, on the South Bank. The fair begins at 11:00 each day. Friday and Saturday, the fair runs until 20:00, but everything will wrap up on Sunday at 18:00. General […]

 Kalli Damschen

Bring Your World to the Stage with Playwriting Contests

Bring Your World to the Stage with Playwriting Contests

With the start of the new year approaching, there are many upcoming opportunities for new, young writers who want to hone their craft, connect with other playwrights and producers, or see their work performed on the stage. If you’ve been itching to write a play—or have already written one and are looking for a way […]

 Kalli Damschen

5 Cheap Writing Competitions to Enter This Winter

5 Cheap Writing Competitions to Enter This Winter

If you’re a new writer, writing competitions can be a great way to get your work read, interact with editors, increase your readership and even win prizes. The key to winning competitions is to submit regularly, but competitions often charge entry fees, which can make submitting to a wide variety of competitions quite expensive. Here […]

 MK Norton

Love to Dance? BBC Young Dancer 2015 May Be Your Big Break!

Introducing the BBC’s latest bid to promote young artistic talent: BBC Young Dancer 2015, which is on the hunt for the UK’s best dance performers between the ages of 16 to 20. The competition takes place in four categories–Ballet, Contemporary, Hip Hop and South Asian dance. The competition, which is open to video entries until […]

 MK Norton

Love Fashion? FDC’s Young Designer Awards Could Be Your Chance to Shine!

Love Fashion? FDC’s Young Designer Awards Could Be Your Chance to Shine!

Got a passion for fashion? Fancy yourself the next Giles Deacon, Stella McCartney or Alexander McQueen? Your chance to shine may be just around the corner–the 2014 Fashion Designers’ & Craft Makers’ Young Designer Awards are now open for entries! FDC Young Designer Awards are aimed at discovering new, cutting-edge fashion talent. The FDC Young […]

 Ernest

Laurence Gardner Speaks With NOISE Founder Denise Proctor

Laurence Gardner Speaks With NOISE Founder Denise Proctor

Offering a platform for young creative individuals to gain recognition and work with leading industry figures, Noise Arts Festival has hosted an array of impressive curators, including Giles Deacon, Brian Eno and Elaine Constantine since it began in 2004. Youth Arts Online spoke with festival founder Denise Proctor about this year’s event. How did NOISE […]

 Andrew Cumner-Price

Remix Competition: A Band Called Quinn

If you’re a D.J looking for a chance to show your talent, then this may be the opportunity you’ve been waiting for. A Band Called Quinn are hosting a remix competition for their track Forget About It, from the multimedia show Biding Time (remix). Produced by Tromolo Records, Biding Time (remix) is a collaboration between A […]

 Cassie Jones

Want to be the Leading Role in a New Major Feature Film?

The National Youth Film Academy is looking for an 11 to 14-year-old female of Eastern European, Mediterranean, Scandinavian or Caucasian appearance to play the leading role in “Helen,” a new feature film directed by Virginia Gilbert. No prior acting experience is necessary. The film addresses a sensitive subject matter. Helen is an “intelligent and thoughtful […]