Schools Workshops and Creative Programmes

Designed to support both Artsmark and Arts Award initiatives, enrich the curriculum and foster a lifelong passion for theatre and the arts, Sheffield Theatres are dedicated to engaging children, young people and their schools with our work.


A term long creative project which practically engages children and young people with every facet of storytelling and the theatre-making, including playwriting, technical theatre, design, fundraising, marketing and performing.

Where: At your school and Sheffield Theatres
Suitable for: Primary (from year 2) and Secondary schools
Ideal for: Performing Arts enrichment, Drama curriculum engagement, English curriculum engagement, Arts Mark projects.
Cost: £450.00 plus VAT

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The Shakespeare Experience

Take your students on a Shakespearean tour de force! A fun-filled day of workshops delivered by theatre directors, actors and academic speakers. Your students will explore text and performance and bring Shakespeare to life on the Crucible's unique stage.

Date: Monday 14 January
Time: 10.00am -3.00pm
Where: Crucible Theatre
Suitable for: Secondary Schools and Colleges, KS4 and 5 English and Drama.
Cost: £6.00 per student (with one free supervisory ticket for every 10 tickets bought)

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Teacher Takeover Day

One full, unforgettable day of practical theatre, creating a full production from inception to showtime with your own cast of actors and guided support from directors, technicians, designers and stage managers.

Ideal for schools undertaking Artsmark or looking to build strong collaborative creative curriculum and projects. Focus will include:

  • Creative problem solving
  • Collaboration and effective communication.
  • Developing technical knowledge of sound, light and design.
  • Gain confidence in storytelling through theatre.
  • Developing and adapting scripts

Where: At Sheffield Theatres
Suitable for: Ideal for schools undertaking Artsmark
: From £650.00 plus VAT

To book for our Schools Workshops and Creative Programmes, or for further information about opportunities for your school please email Georgina on 

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Sheffield Theatres is the largest theatre complex outside London. Across our three auditoria: the Crucible, the Lyceum and the Crucible Studio, we offer a huge variety of home-grown and touring productions, as well as a thriving programme of participatory events and activities.