BBC Birmingham

Cultural Intern Jess Springthorpe gives us the low down on her jam-packed final few months at BBC Birmingham… Despite the inevitability of the end of my internship, my final week at BBC Birmingham has still managed to come as a surprise… and I’m sat here trying to figure out where the months have gone like: … More BBC Birmingham

Birmingham Hippodrome

Cultural intern Marlien van Liempt on her first Panto (amongst other things…) Get your Panto on! January’s highlight was Birmingham Hippodrome’s famous panto: Cinderella. Pantomimes are a truly British tradition and as a Dutchwoman living overseas, I had never seen one before. I was getting quite nervous after some cheeky raised eyebrows from colleagues and … More Birmingham Hippodrome

Birmingham Rep

Will Jackson shares the top highlight from his internship at the Birmingham Rep (so far…) The last three months of my internship at the Birmingham REP have been a blast. I’ve assistant produced BEDLAM (Birmingham’s Mental Health & Arts Festival), helped run drama workshops in schools and youth theatres and am busy gearing up to … More Birmingham Rep

Birmingham Hippodrome

Marlien van Liempt has worked on an array of different projects since starting her internship with Birmingham Hippodrome in October… My internship at Birmingham Hippodrome kicked off immediately with a brand new event: Legends and Lights. During the October half-term week, the theatre opened its doors for families to come and enjoy crafts and storytelling … More Birmingham Hippodrome

BBC Birmingham

You wouldn’t believe Jess Springthorpe has only been a Cultural Intern at BBC Birmingham for a few short months. Read on to find out about everything she has been up to… Horror stories lurk everywhere of interns only ever fetching teas or sifting through insurmountable mountains of paperwork. Based on the first six weeks of … More BBC Birmingham

Flatpack Projects

As the Flatpack Projects team gear up to their fantastic annual film festival, Grace Chapman gives an insight into what’s been going on at Flatpack HQ over the last couple of months… I feel I have been exceedingly lucky in my introductory months here at Flatpack Projects. As a Marketing Assistant without a Marketing Manager … More Flatpack Projects