Rise Up: A creative training programme for women

Rise Up is a 5 day programme of drama, creative writing and practical skills within the arts for women aged 25+ in Liverpool who are currently unemployed. The course aims to to support you on your employment journey by helping build confidence & self-esteem and by working with a mentor to define personal goals and work towards achieving them.

When? 5th, 11th, 12th, 18th, 19th May 11am-4pm
Where? Everyman Theatre, Liverpool City Centre

About you

This course is particularly useful for those lacking confidence, self-esteem and/or motivation when looking for new opportunities. It is also useful for those returning to employment or training after a career break, helping you to prepare and find your pathway to work.

You will need to be able to follow verbal and written instructions and work with others to complete tasks.


This course is open to women aged 25+ who are living in Liverpool City Region and are currently out of work. Before starting the course we need to confirm that you are legally able to work in the UK and that you are unemployed/ not actively seeking work.

We are able to provide some extra support with childcare and travel expenses to assist you to take part in the programme, get in touch for more information.

Please email danielle@paperworktheatre.co.uk for more information

Photos from Round 1 hosted at Liverpool Everyman Theatre Sept-Dec 2021

Photography and video credit: Jessica Windell