Young Barbican for 14–25 year olds
The art of creative networking

Whether it’s collaborators, press coverage or cold hard cash you’re after, networking is often the way to get it. But with just seven seconds to …

The Pitch – Masterclass

Meeting new people is like channel hopping. Sometimes a TV show draws you in and you’ll end up watching it for hours, but other times, …

Rise of the ‘Slashy’

If you have a range of interests and talents, following a traditional career path might seem limiting when you could become a “slashy” instead. Getting …

Creative Job Listings

Graduate Intern, L&P Dance Department, Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance 12 Sept–18 Aug Salary: £7.05–£7.50/ hour Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance …

How to Build Your Brand

Whether you’re promoting a project, starting your own business, or working for someone else, understanding what it takes to make a brand successful will help …

How To Be a YouTube Star

Filmmaker, music producer, comedian, editor, lecturer and self-confessed polymath Christopher Bingham, known online as “Bing”, started uploading videos to YouTube as a teenager ten years …

Producing Live Music Events

Successfully producing live music events involves a careful balance of creative genius, financial acumen and organizational skill. Barbican Creative Careers held a panel event featuring …

Finance for Freelancers with David Thomas

Six things every creative freelancer needs to nail their finances Does the thought of money bring you out in a sweat? You’re not alone – …

An Introduction to Producing

A theatre producer has a wide range of responsibilities, from securing funding, overseeing ticket sales and coordinating a marketing strategy, to helping artists shape their …