11 November 2019

Royal Opera House

How to find us

Want to work in theatre, but not as an actor? TheatreCraft is for you!

On 11 November 2019 TheatreCraft returns to the Royal Opera House for our annual careers event, which is open to anyone aged 16-30 and interested in a career in theatre …and the best part? It’s completely free to attend!

At TheatreCraft, you can:

Take part in Workshops and Talks with West End theatres led by top industry professionals – see below for details!

Explore a vibrant Marketplace packed with stalls and talk to leading UK theatres, companies and education providers.

Make connections and network with other young people starting their theatre careers.


Gain insight into career options from those in the know!

Our workshops are a great way to gain insight into a range of
off-stage theatre careers, including:


  • Stage Management
  • Producing
  • Sound
  • Set Design
  • Casting
  • Props
  • Directing
  • Theatre Management
  • Playwriting
  • Make-up
  • Costume
  • Wigs
  • Marketing & PR
  • Lighting
  • Prosthetics
  • Dramaturgy & more!


Meet organisations from across the theatre industry

Each year, our vibrant Marketplace is packed full of leading theatre organisations.

Make sure you plan time in your day to check out the stalls and meet our fab exhibitors, and find out first-hand what this incredible industry has to offer.

Exhibitors 2019

Click here to see the list of exhibitors 


We are proud to have the support of wonderful Ambassadors every year

The Ambassadors for TheatreCraft 2019 have been announced!

We are delighted to welcome Nadia Fall (Artistic Director of Theatre Royal Stratford East), Yamin Choudury (Artistic Director of Hackney Empire),  and Michelle Terry (actor and Artistic Director of Shakespeare’s Globe) as Ambassadors for TheatreCraft 2019.


Be part of making TheatreCraft 19 the best event yet

Becoming a volunteer for TheatreCraft is a great way of getting involved with the event.

You will get the chance to experience some of the exclusive workshops taking place during the day, mix with industry professionals and work with the TheatreCraft team and partners.