Make a dramatic difference to a child

Work with us in the following ways

Commission Us

Prime Theatre can produce bespoke projects, performances and workshops for your community group or school.

If you have a specific idea in mind, get in touch!

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Work Placement


Prime Theatre offer Work Placements for young adults aged 11+ , these are available on workshops, projects and productions. If you would like to apply please click the button for a placement pack.

Placements are also available at the Wyvern Theatre, please email for more information.



Primary School Creative Assistant KICKSTART Trainee

We have THREE of these brand-new roles to work as part of a small arts team in the White Horse Federation schools, Mountford Manor school (1 placement) Zouch Academy. (2 placements)

Trainees will support classroom teachers in planning and delivering creative arts activities for pupils of all ages. These activities may include a mix of visual arts, model making, dance, drama, music, digital and textiles.

You do not need to have experience or confidence in all of these areas, but you may have specific interests and experience in a single art form. Let us know what arts you enjoy and how much experience you may have in them.

Kickstart roles are open to anyone aged between 16-24 who are currently unemployed and seeking Job Seeker's Allowance. You will need to register at your local Job Centre to get a personal reference number to apply with.

Closing date for applications: Monday 1 NOVEMBER 2021 9am

To apply please download this pack by clicking the following link Kickstart Primary School Creative Arts Assistant info.docx

Please email if you have any questions

Freelance Practitioners

Prime Theatre is diversifying its youth programme after piloting a mixed arts model during lockdown. We want to recruit high quality, energised practitioners with a diversity of lived experiences and specialisms for a variety of projects. In the first instance, we are looking for a Drama lead to work in a Swindon primary school on Wednesday afternoons. Advanced Practitioners receive £44ph and Emerging Artists £32ph. Please contact Sarah Wrixon, Company Manager, with a cv and introduction to your specialist skills. Prime is an Arts Award Champion Centre 21-22 and welcome those with a history of Arts Award delivery. Please let us know your regular availability across weeks, weekends, days and evenings.

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Invite Us To See Your Work

Prime is a teaching theatre for the next generation of exceptional theatre-makers. We love artists from diverse backgrounds, with different experiences, skills and stories.

The best way to work with us is to get to know us and to let us get to know you. Whether you’re a designer, director, playwright or actor, if you’d like to introduce us to your work please email mark@primetheatre and invite us to see your next show.

If you would like to meet with us face to face then we will always try and find time in our diaries to chat. Again, just email and we’ll get back to you.


Prime Theatre welcomes volunteers of all ages to help us achieve our values of helping young people.

We have many ways you may be able to help, from volunteering in Youth Theatre, chaperoning performances, office work or helping us get ready for productions.

If you are interested in volunteering with Prime Theatre in any way please email.

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