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A Younger Theatre is always looking for writers to contribute to our growing website. All members of the AYT team write on a voluntary basis. AYT is London-centric, but we’re actively looking for writers beyond London to expand our coverage.
Editor, May 2016
We are currently recruiting for a motivated and passionate new Editor for A Younger Theatre. The Editor oversees the running of A Younger Theatre’s publication, commissioning writers, managing the editorial team, liaising with PRs and steering the editorial direction. It is a crucial role leading on the management and vision of A Younger Theatre whilst also providing support for young writers.
Download the job description.
Deadline to apply: Friday 27th May, 5pm
Interviews: Thursday 2nd June, between 6.30-9pm
To apply please email a CV (no more than 2 pages) and a cover letter (no more than 1 page) to jake[at]ayoungertheatre.com
Our Young Journalists scheme is designed to give young people with an active interest in arts journalism the chance to develop their interests and be published by A Younger Theatre. Working closely with the Features Editor, you will research, conduct interviews and write featured material for the AYT website.
To apply to be a features writer please download an application from here and email to features[at]ayoungertheatre.com.
AYT seeks both long-term bloggers and writers for one-off opinion pieces. Working with the Commissioning Editor, writers are encouraged to develop a theme through their blogs, acting as opinion pieces and commentary on theatre and the arts. Blogs are designed to encourage discussion for readers.
To apply, please download the application form here and once completed email to blogs[at]ayoungertheatre.com.
AYT actively seeks young writers to develop their critical skills through attending press nights for shows. The majority of these shows are within London however we are actively looking for reviewers across the UK.
To be considered, please download the application form here and once completed email to reviews[at]ayoungertheatre.com.
Brighton Fringe and Brighton Festival Reviewers May 2016
AYT is looking for Brighton based reviewers to review theatre, opera and dance at the Brighton Fringe and Brighton Festival in May 2016. If you are interested in applying, please download and fill in this application and e-mail to laura[at]ayoungertheatre.com by 22 April.