Live for 5, our £5 ticket scheme for those aged 16-26, is back!
With Live for 5, £5 tickets are available across the majority of shows at the Crucible, Lyceum and Studio theatres. A minimum of 40 tickets will be available per week-long production and you can purchase them here on our website (there’s a little more info about how below). Live for 5 tickets will be available on all price bands other than price band A.
The next Live for 5 on sale is Wednesday 11 August at 1pm.We’re making a change to when Live for 5 tickets go on sale – if you have booked before, you’ll know that tickets used to go on sale on the first Friday of the month at 5pm for the following month’s shows. We’re streamlining things and in the future Live for 5 tickets will go on sale when the show goes on general sale.
But we’ve a little catching up to do! So Live for 5 tickets for all shows currently on sale will go on sale on Wednesday 11 August at 1pm – there’s absolutely tonnes to choose from.
Shows going on sale with Live for 5 are:
Hairspray - Midweek evenings
Looking Good Dead - Midweek evenings
Tell Me On A Sunday - Midweek evenings
Groan Ups - Midweek evenings
Operation Crucible - Midweek evenings
Heathers - Midweek evenings
Matthew Bourne’s The Midnight Bell - Midweek evenings
Waitress - Midweek evenings
Typical Girls - All performances 24 September – 9 October
Grease - Midweek evenings
Magic Goes Wrong - Midweek evenings
Love n Stuff – All Performances
Dial M For Murder - Midweek evenings
Bedknobs and Broomsticks - Midweek evenings
The Lemon Table - Midweek evenings
Northern Ballet's Merlin - Midweek evenings
Quentin Crisp: Naked Hope
The Addams Family - Midweek evenings
Family Vogue Ball – Both performances
My Voice Was Heard But I Was Ignored - All Performances
First Time – All Performances
Sleeping Beauty – All performances 3 – 23 December
She Loves Me – All performances 11 – 23 December and 4 – 8 January
The Pixie and The Pudding – All performances
Russian State Ballet of Siberia – All evenings
Gangsta Granny – All Performances
Fat Friends the Musical - Midweek evenings
Anna Karenina – All performances 5 – 19 February
9 to 5 the Musical - Midweek evenings
Dreamgirls - Midweek evenings
Everybody’s Talking About Jamie - Midweek evenings
Six the Musical - Midweek evenings
Chicago - Midweek evenings
Derren Brown: Showman - Midweek evenings
The Commitments - Midweek evenings
MAMMA MIA! - Midweek evenings
Sister Act - Midweek evenings
How to book
If you're aged 16-26 you can get £5 tickets to the majority of shows at the Crucible, Lyceum and Studio Theatres. Tickets are sold online and you will need to create a Live for 5 account with us before you can book any £5 tickets. Log in to your account or register for one here (make sure you give us your date of birth or we won't know you're eligible for Live for 5).
When you are logged in, available tickets discount to £5 when you go to checkout - if they're not discounting this means we have sold out of the allocation of Live for 5 tickets. You can book two tickets at £5 each and bring whoever you want (no matter what age).