Newsreader Harry Gration and theatre star John Godber were among the quest speakers at Ryburn Valley High School’s Creative Enterprise night.
The pair were joined by other arts and media representatives at the event which was designed to inspire to inspire youngsters at the school to a career in the creative sector.
Triestina Bozzo, head of creative arts at Ryburn, said: “The aim was to show off the pupils work to parents and to inspire.
“The following day a lot of the sixth form were talking about it and some year 11 pupils have decided to stay on for a year as a result of it.
“It was a superb night and thanks to all who came,” she said.