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Here you’ll find information about any creative opportunities from Exeter Phoenix and our associates. For job vacancies, see our jobs page here >>

Creative Opportunities at Exeter Phoenix


This two part workshop is for 16-19 year olds who are interested in the film industry and would like to develop the skills and understanding needed to deliver a promotional campaign for a young peoples screening Two Short Nights film festival. 

  •  Thu 7 Nov: 4.30pm – 6.30pm (In Studio 74 at Exeter Phoenix)
  • Thu 14 Nov: 4.30pm – 6.30pm (In The Workshop at Exeter Phoenix) 

More info here >>


Deadline Wed 30 Oct.

Do you have what it takes to make a film in just 48 hours?

We are currently inviting teams to register. It is a great experience and we would love to see some young filmmakers take part. Films will be screened at Two Short Nights and the winning films will be awarded some excellent prizes, including Little White Lies subscriptions and software.

Find out more about the challenge and apply here >>


We will soon be inviting applications from southwest filmmakers who are looking for funding to realise a non-fiction short film project. Applications can explore any subject matter, which demonstrates originality within the documentary genre. At least one member of the applicant’s team must be 18+

The final film is required to be 5 minutes in length. Successful applicants may use any form production technique for delivery, such as live action, reenactment or animation.

Level Of Funding: One award of £1000

Deadline: Mon 11 Nov 2019

Applications here >>

Arts Council Project Grants 1-2-1 Advice Sessions

Are you planning to apply for an Arts Council National Lottery Project Grant? Book in now for a free 1-2-1 advice surgery with the Arts Council’s Phillip Butterworth who will be on hand with advice and pointers to make your application stand out. 

The sessions will take place on:

  • Wed 25 Sep (11am-4.30pm)FULLY BOOKED


  • Thu 28 Nov (10am-4pm) FULLY BOOKED

See Films For Free

Deadline: Ongoing

We’re recruiting new volunteer stewards, and are looking for enthusiastic people who love film and enjoy working in a customer focused environment.

Shifts are available for every cinema screening, and include collecting tickets on the door, assisting with the smooth running of Studio 74 during screenings, looking after the safety and comfort of our customers and advocating Exeter Phoenix facilities and events.


Become an Exeter Phoenix Gallery Invigilator

Deadline: ongoing

Are you are looking to gain experience in a contemporary arts environment, and immerse yourself in the Exeter art scene?

We are looking for people to assist in invigilating our main gallery on Saturday afternoons, talking to visitors, ensuring the safety of the artwork and helping collect comments.


See Events For Free

Deadline: Ongoing

Are you are looking to gain experience in a professional arts environment, and see a whole host of live music along the way?

We are looking for people to assist in the smooth running of our music gigs, looking after the safety and comfort of our customers and helping to promote Exeter Phoenix facilities and events. If you are enthusiastic, enjoy working in a customer focused environment and excited by our program this could be for you.


Exhibiting Opportunities

Deadline: ongoing

Gallery333: Gallery333 is a dedicated space to exhibit small, contemporary art installations. It is an intimate ‘window’ gallery space with a secure glass door situated in a busy location within the building. Dimensions are 125cm high x 74cm wide x 36cm deep.

Café Gallery: Our busy café bar offers a great platform for visual artists based in the South West to exhibit and sell their work. Suitable for 2D artworks with max.  dimensions of approx. 1m. We are looking for a range of contemporary practice including challenging and experimental work.

Submissions should be by email with images or web link attached along with an outline proposal, statement and CV if applicable


Become a Reviewer with the reviews hub

Deadline: Ongoing

The Reviews Hub is currently looking to expand the review team in Exeter and the South West.The Reviews Hub is a nation-wide theatre review website offering comprehensive coverage of regional theatre in the UK. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of the review team. Get in touch for more information.