The Lowry Aldridge Studio

Artist Network

Artist Network is a drop-in scheme for those who aspire to work creatively within the industry. Members are offered workshops, training, advice surgeries, ticket discounts and the opportunity to meet like-minded peers.

How does it work?

  • Access to dedicated workshops, masterclasses and seminars.
  • Performances opportunities at our seasonal Shoots scratch nights.
  • Discount tickets to selected shows in The Lowry’s artistic programme.
  • One-to-one advice surgeries.
  • Regular newsletter sharing news and opportunities.
  • Being part of a creative network of peers.

Who is it for?

  • Early career artists and companies.
  • Creative producers and administrators.
  • Anyone with an aspiration to work creatively in the performing arts industry.

‘Through the artist network I had the opportunity to get my work out there, in front of an engaged and supportive audience, free rehearsal space (which is invaluable), direct feedback (lots of it), paid work as an artist, and the chance to collaborate with one of the most prestigious theatre venues in the country.’
Lewis Charlesworth – Artist Network member

How to join

To join, simply complete the registration form and equal opportunities monitoring form by clicking on the links below.

Application Form

Equal Opportunities Form

We understand that not everyone is comfortable expressing themselves through the written form. If you would to submit your application as a video or audio file, please answer the questions in the order it is listed in the registration form and email it to us, with the subject “Artist Network Registration”.

If you require the registration form in other formats, please email