Grace Smith (Alumni Trustee)

Alumni Trustee

An UpRising alum, Grace is a Creative Producer and Creative Enabler based in the West Midlands, working closely with the Open Theatre Company, Beatfreeks and the Birmingham REP, as well as UpRising. 

Access, young people, social action, outdoor arts, and new opportunities have always been central themes in Grace’s work.  She is the founder of Graduates Unleashed, a company that supports arts students in finding and creating work in the arts. The core of all her work is a belief that the arts can empower people, enrich lives and make positive change in the world.