Artist Development

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About the Artist Development Programme

West Yorkshire Playhouse nurtures, trains and develops creative people from across the performance sector. We provide opportunities to support the skills of people from all levels of experience and backgrounds in Leeds and beyond.

A range of opportunities for actors to develop their skills and connect with Playhouse productions.

Directors / Theatre Makers
Support for theatre makers and directors at all stages of their careers, creating vital theatre and performance.

Playwrights / New Writing
A range of opportunities for playwrights to develop new scripts and big ideas.

Design / Technical Theatre
We are planning to launch our Design and Technical Theatre Development Programme in 2017.