Jack Elston

Jack Elston

I enjoyed performing all kinds of theatre, plus working alongside classmates to produce high-rated performances and learn new techniques.

Studied:

Performing Arts – Extended Diploma

Where are you now?

Studying Stage and Events Management at Rose Bruford College

What made you want to study at Brockenhurst College?

“It looked like such a welcoming and professional place to learn.”

What did you enjoy most about your course(s)?

“I enjoyed performing all kinds of theatre, plus working alongside classmates to produce high-rated performances and learn new techniques.”

What were your ‘highlights’ (best experiences) while attending Brockenhurst College?

“My highlight has to be being Deputy Stage Manager for the College’s production of Macbeth.”

What extra opportunities have you taken up since studying at the College? In what ways are they helping your personal development?

“I was able to become part of the tech team for some of the examination performances here at Brock, which gave me the opportunity to grow my knowledge and experiment with lots of different techniques used in the industry today.”

What networking, employment and work experience opportunities did you undertake and how did they enhance your college experience?

“I worked for a technical hire service company based in Christchurch called CPS. Working there taught me more about the theatre industry and allowed me to gain knowledge from industry professionals and apply it to college productions and assessments.”