A reading list for Creatives learners

Our creative sector teams have compiled a list of useful websites and tools that can help you to learn more about the different subjects in the creative sector, including Performing Arts, Creative Media, Music and Art and Design. They can also support you as you study for your BTEC qualification, so take a look and see what you think!  

Theatre

National Theatre (Youtube)

Marquee TV (free trial)

Digital Theatre+

Pentabus

The Beanfield (Breach Theatre)

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (The Show Must Go Online)

The Winter's Tale (Cheek by Jowl)

Bubble (Kieran Hurley)

Girls Like That (Evan Placey)

Keith Burt

Dance and Physical Theatre

Sadler's Wells Digital Stage

Dancing Alone Together

Jasmin Vardimon Company

SMASHED (A Gandini Juggling Performance)

The Time of Your Life (Gecko)

5 Soldiers (Rosie Kay Dance Company)

BalletBoyz

Bennet Gartside (The Royal Ballet)

Musical Theatre

Wind in the Willows (London Palladium)

21 Chump Street (Lin-Manuel Miranda)

Virtual Galleries

The Louvre

Musée d'Orsay

Van Gogh Museum

The Vatican Museums

The British Museum

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Rijksmuseum

Tate Modern

National Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art (South Korea)

Science and Media Museum

Software and Tools

Online Lighting Colour Lab

Graphic Image Manipulation Program

Inkscape

Scribus

Tracktion T7

BandLab Cakewalk

Blender

Autodesk

Sketchup

Valentina

Unreal

Unity

Openshot

Werble

Cinemagraph Pro

Pixaloop

Wondershare

Additional online resources

BBC Bitesize

BFI

Motionographer

Twitch Creative Categories