Your Voice: Our Future

Are you ready to make an impact in arts and culture? Icon is looking for visionaries and trailblazers aged 14 to 25 to join our monthly youth panel.

Be part of Icon’s journey to transform local and national creative opportunities for young artists, designers, writers and performers.

As a member of Icon’s Creative Council, you’ll be at the forefront of ground-breaking discussions, addressing critical issues and championing ideas close to your heart by collaborating with industry experts, policymakers, and like-minded young people.

Explore your passion for creativity while making a difference – join us now and have your voice  heard.


The Creative Council is run by Icon’s young people and is overseen by Icon staff. As such, the young people work together to set the dates and the agenda on a rolling basis at each meeting, meeting once or twice a month. New members are supported to join the group.

Upcoming meeting dates:

Saturday 13th April

Saturday 11th May

Saturday 15th June


The Historic Dockyard Chatham or Online (to be decided by participants)


This is a free opportunity.

How To Take Part

Phone: 01634 813179


If you have any questions about the Creative Council, please contact Sarah:

Phone: 01634 813179
WhatsApp: using the green button on our website homepage

Listen to Yakking with YAC Podcast

We’re passionate about encouraging young artists to create together and find their own voice. Yakking with YAC is their chance to talk about what matters to them.

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'It helps you learn, it helps you grow and become more of what you want to become.'
— Ruby - Icon Youth Theatre (Medway)
‘It has been lifechanging. Lady Unchained has helped get my life changed, I’ve started to look for opportunities on the outside, and see that there is life after prison.’
— Young Artist, Cookham Wood Young People’s Theatre Programme
'It was the first time I got to see drama as something for myself and something I could actively participate in and enjoy.'
— Tef - Icon Youth Theatre (Medway)
78% of the participating young people said they were more confident and had more friends as a result of the project
— Six Ways To Wellbeing, young people's wellbeing project

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