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COMMUNITY YOUTH THEATRE PROJECTS

Take the first step into the world of youth-led theatre.

Our CYT projects are designed for young people, aged 13 to 25, who want to be part of an inclusive creative community.

They are a fun way to meet like-minded people, talk about the issues you care about in your community, and most importantly, gain the confidence to be yourself. In this safe environment you can explore the wonderful world of theatre making and find your own artistic expression along the way. More information

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Careers

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR

Western Edge Youth Arts is seeking a highly motivated, dynamic and visionary Artistic Director to fill this vital role and lead the organisation in the next exciting chapter of its 20-year history. The Artistic Director is responsible for determining the artistic vision and overseeing WEYA’s annual artistic program.

AD POSITION DESCRIPTION 2019

Applications are now closed.

 

SUPPORT ARTIST

WEYA employs Support Artists who are responsible for assisting WEYA’s Lead Artists to facilitate weekly theatre-making workshops with young people, aged 14 to 25, living in Melbourne’s west. This role would suit an emerging artist keen to strengthen their leadership, communication and theatre making skills.

For more information, please email the completed Expression of Interest Form to Penny.

Applications are now closed for 2019. However we’re happy to receive your Expression of Interest for future opportunities.

 

VOLUNTEERS

If you’re interested in supporting WEYA’s programs and events, we would love to hear from you. Here are some areas we need help with:

  1. Event Coordination – including front of house, ticketing, surveying and organising food (note: most events occur between August – December)
  2. Videography – rehearsals and shows
  3. Photography – workshops

If you have time and skills that can support our team, please feel free to reach out by sending your CV and contact details to our Marketing and Admin Coordinator, Gaya.

 


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Our in-school and community youth theatre projects give hundreds of youth access to engage with the performing arts each year.

As a tiny organisation doing big things, even a small contribution goes a long, long way.

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