YOUnique – Young Producers

Are you interested in a career as a festival and event producer? If so, the YOUnique programme may be for you. The YOUnique Programme is an opportunity to learn how to become a Festival and/or Event Producer. YOUnique enables you to share your ideas, nurture your creativity, develop your skills, and create impactful events within the arts. You will learn all the key aspects of festival production and management and work with the NAE team, industry experts, and professional artists throughout the creation and curation process. You will receive specialist training and applied development opportunities. You’ll co-decide on the key themes, the artists you want to work with, and programme a 4-day festival takeover of New Art Exchange during 13-16 March 2024.

The Offer:

  • Specialist training tailored in arts and event production delivered by an experienced facilitator, Nate Wilson (founder of Mimm and Notts Street Food)
  • Bespoke development opportunities relating to arts and activism.
  • Applied practice in professional contexts.
  • Visits to key arts events in the city/region.
  • Building a team and collaborating with YOUnique Collective
  • Networking opportunities.
  • Individualised feedback from industry experts.
  • Applicants must be aged 18-30.



If you’re interested in applying in 2024, please add your information to the mailing list.

YOUnique Application Form

To apply, complete this form before 27 July 2023

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