Work Experience Blog

Below, you can read the blogs from the young people who have recently undertaken work experience placements with us. Find out first hand what it’s like to spend a week with us!


Blog: Emma Watts

Day 1: Waking up feeling organised and ready for the day, I arrived at Shadwell DLR station to discover that, it was in …

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Blog: Ellis Dixon-King

Day 1 My first day at Half Moon Theatre was very good. Everyone was so welcoming and they had the biggest smiles. I was …

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Blog: Marcus Grace-Henchey

Day 1: On the first day of my work experience I was expecting something to go wrong, knowing my luck. I left a little to…

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Blog: Fatou Denton

My Week at Half Moon DAY 1 It was my first day at Half Moon Theatre and I had a 10am start which was great for me as it …

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Blog: Ibrahim Mboob

Hi my name is Ibrahim Mboob and I have come to the Half Moon Theatre for work experience which was a really good experie…

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Blog: Keira Blasse

Monday 30th April- The Day of Reckoning. Now, with a 10 am start time and a craving for coffee, I somehow bundled myself…

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Blog: Vanna Arthur

Day 1: On my first day at Half Moon I felt pretty scared as I was 10 minutes late and thought I would get in trouble. Lu…

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Blog: Mohammad (Amin) Rami

Day 1: First I met the Half Moon team which was exiting, because this was the team I was going to be a part of. Phil, th…

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Blog: Klaudia Koelicka

I was very excited for my first day of work experience at the Half Moon Theatre but I also felt scared because I didn’…

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Blog: Jahir Miah

Day 1: On my first day I was kindly greeted by all the staff. My first task was to find and print some pictures of Horri…

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Blog: Ella Booth

Day 1: 16th October 2017 The first day was really scary for me because I didn’t really know what to expect. I came abo…

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Blog: Hafiza Salam

Blog: Haifza Salam

Half Moon Theatre has been an amazing opportunity for me to develop my  skills. It has allowed me to become a more orga…

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Blog: Sunnah Chowdhury

Weeks went by as I struggled to find a placement which I was interested in. Until I spoke to my school who gave me the …

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Blog: Tania Ahmed

Hello, my name is Tania and I’m here to talk about my work experience at the Half Moon Theatre. Although I have comple…

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Blog: Jack Cook

Tuesday 4th July – second day at the Half Moon Theatre and the fun for day one carried on to this day as I was ab…

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Blog: Stella Benjamin

Hi my name is Stella and I came to the Half Moon Theatre to get the experience of working in the theatre for maybe a fut…

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Blog: Riazul Ikram

Hi, it’s me riazul. (lowercase R and full stop for aesthetic). I guess I need to talk about my experience here at the …

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Blog: Rio Puffett

Monday 24th April – First day of Work Experience at Half Moon, and I just barely arrived on time, still half asleep be…

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Work Experience Blog Archive

An archive of all our work experience blogs. Read on and find out first hand what it’s like to spend a week with us!

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