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)/Secondary
Ideal for: Performing Arts enrichment, Drama curriculum engagement, English curriculum engagement, Arts Mark projects.

Shakespeare Begins

Coming in September 2018, join us for a unique and daring creative project that will pull apart the very fabric of Shakespeare!

A practical and exciting 50 minute drama workshop to introduce the key themes, characters and narrative of Shakespeare’s
most celebrated comedy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

Where: At your school or Sheffield Theatres
Suitability: For Primary schools, KS1 and 2.
Cost: £125.00 plus VAT (max of 30 pupils)

Join us for a unique and daring creative response project to our magical production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream. Over half a term come and see the production, take part in workshops to discover key themes, hidden messages and infamous characters, developing a brand new piece of theatre to be performed on the set of the production.

Where: At your school and Sheffield Theatres
Suitability: Year 6 and Secondary schools.
Cost: £420.00 plus VAT (max of 30 pupils)

To book 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.