Young Ambassadors (17-25YRS)

What is Young Ambassadors?

The Young Ambassadors are a group of young people who are interested in arts leadership. They have the opportunity to shape the strategic direction of Theatre Peckham and curate youth-focused workshops and events.

At Theatre Peckham we believe in providing platforms for leadership, ensuring that young voices are heard and their contributions are valued.

Young Ambassadors…

Young Ambassador is an inspiring journey where love for theatre meets arts leadership, influence, and the power to make a lasting impact.

What is the Young Ambassadors group like?

“I’ve never been a host before, I am a host now, I never worked with the youth before which is something I wanted to do, and this gave me the opportunity to do it too. It has just been an amazing opportunity.” 

In 2023 Young Ambassadors was all about ‘Making Things Happen’. The group organised 2 events for their community:

What’s next for the Young Ambassadors?

The group are the leading our Heritage Project: looking at the Journey of Theatre Peckham over the past 38 years. By uncovering the past of Theatre Peckham they will help to shape a brighter future for all those who follow in their footsteps.

When do sessions take place?

Monthly meetings take place on the second Tuesday of every month. 

How can I join?

To apply, please send a Covering Letter and a completed Equal Opportunities form to Demi Sandhu youngpeckham@theatrepeckham.co.uk quoting ‘TP Young Ambassadors’ in the subject line. In your Covering Letter, we’d like to know:

Your Cover Letter should be no longer than one side of A4. Alternatively you can create a video (max 3 minutes) answering these questions. If you have any questions, please contact Amy Hubbard at development@theatrepeckham.co.uk or call 020 3889 5748.

Am I eligible?

You do not need to have previously engaged in Theatre Peckham’s programmes to apply. You simply need to be innovative, committed and passionate.

We are particularly interested in hearing from:

You must be available to attend monthly meetings taking place on the second Tuesday of the month. *Expenses can be applied for travel if this is a barrier to participation.

How can I support the Young Ambassadors?

Are you passionate about supporting young talent and empowering the next generation of creative leaders? We offer various ways for you to get involved, from volunteering opportunities to partnerships and sponsorships. Together, we can make a difference and create a more inclusive and vibrant creative industry. Email Demi our Young Peckham co-ordinator on youngpeckham@theatrepeckham.co.uk