Activities for Young People


Activities for Young People

Activities for Young People – become a Grand Ambassador, take part the Grand Young Company or take part in one of our workshops or activities. There’s something for everyone of all ages!


The Grand provides activities within the arts, supporting and transforming children and young people by enriching their learning and potential with theatre productions, creative projects and resources.


Grand Young Ambassadors


We look for Young People (18-26) who are outgoing, love meeting new people, and arts are part of their DNA to become one of our very special Grand Young Ambassadors.


The Grand works closely with its Ambassadors on opportunities like meeting and interviewing UK and international creative teams and performers, help with planning and organizing events and activities, gaining marketing skills e.g. social media/blog writing, travel around the country with The Grand’s marketing team on ‘Go See’s’  and meeting companies ahead of them visiting The Grand.


We currently work with some great companies including The Royal Shakespeare Company, Touring Consortium Theatre Company, Breakin’ Convention and ZooNation.


It’s not too late join now! Young Ambassador’s Application Form.


Grand Young Company


Blackpool Grand Theatre presents a company for young people aged 14-19 years, the Grand Young Company.


Not just any young company, Grand Young Company is part of the National Theatre Connections programme.


Connections is the National Theatre’s nationwide youth theatre. Each year they provide support to a network of youth theatres all over the country to stage new plays written especially for young people by some of theatre’s most exciting playwrights.


Grand Young Company is a great opportunity for anyone interested in any aspect of theatre, including, performance, theatre design (including lighting and sound), stage management, marketing and all aspects of theatre-making.


If you are interested in joining this years Grand Young Company we are offering ‘Taster Sessions’ so you can hear about the company and discover a taste of what will be involved.


To book a place email


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