16-26 Year Olds
See live theatre for next to nowt!
If you’re aged 16 – 26 you can get tickets for a fiver at Sheffield Theatres.
£5.00 tickets are available as part of the scheme across the majority of shows at the Crucible, Lyceum and Studio Theatres.
Roar with laughter to the best in comedy, sob your heart out to fantastic drama, dance your socks off with the best in musical theatre and experience much more – all for just £5.00!
In March we made Live for 5 tickets available online and lots of you took advantage and booked through our website.
Now all you need to do is log in, simply select your seats, click the drop down to select Live for 5 and the discount will apply in the basket. To make the process as simple as possible when booking Live for 5 we recommend:
- Logging in before heading to the What's On page
- Only booking one show per transaction
If you would like to book multiple shows using Live for 5 you will need to complete each order separately. Alternatively call the Box Office on 0114 249 6000.
All shows are subject to availability.
For the following productions, we will indicate on the individual show pages where there is availability of Live for Five. Tickets will go on sale at 10am on the following dates:
Ghost Friday 6 January 2017
O No! Mon 9 January
Mark Thomas Tue 10 January
The Play That Goes Wrong Fri 13 January
Gaslight Fri 20 January
Letters To Windsor House Tue 24 January
A Passionate Woman Sat 28 January
Running Wild Tue 7 February
Everybody's Talking About Jamie Now on sale
Kieran Hodgson: Maestro Wed 8 February
Dr Frankenstein Fri 15 February
Heads Up Thu 16 February
English Touring Opera: Patience & Tosca Mon 20 February
Cirque Berserk! Wed 22 February
Casanova Tuesday 28 February 2017
Jane Eyre Saturday 18 March 2017
Shirley Valentine Fri 24 March
Fantastic Mr Fox Mon 3 April
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time Monday 10 April
Julius Caesar Mon 17 April
La Strada Sat 22 April
Dirty Dancing Fri 5 May
The Who’s Tommy Mon 22 May
Dreamboats & Petticoats Fri 26 May
Tribes Mon 29 May
The Wedding Singer Mon 19 June
What We Wished For Mon 19 June
The Addams Family Sat 12 August
Of Kith & Kin Mon 14 August
Desire Under The Elms Mon 21 August
Uncle Vanya Mon 18 September
Crazy For You Sat 7 October
The Wizard of Oz Tue 7 November
Live for 5 FAQs
What is Live for 5?
Live for 5 is a scheme where we offer £5.00 tickets to young people aged 16-26 on certain productions.
Great! How do I get tickets?
You can now book Live for 5 tickets online!
If you have bought Live for 5 tickets in the past then you are ready to go. You’ll need to log in to the website before you start looking for tickets. To do this, click on the person symbol in the top right hand corner of the screen and input your password (if you don’t have a password click on the link for ‘Forgotten Password’ and then enter your email address. You’ll be sent a link to set a password for your account). Once you’ve done this, simply enter your date of birth in the ‘Your Details’ section, wait 24 hours for the account to kick in and you’ll then be able to start booking your tickets online!
Please note, you will only be able to buy one pair of Live for 5 tickets per transaction. If you would like to book multiple shows using Live for 5 you will need to complete each order separately. Alternatively call the Box Office on 0114 249 6000.
But I’m new...
Don’t worry! To set up a new account click on the person symbol in the top right hand corner of the screen and register as a ‘New Customer’. Make sure you get your date of birth right in the ‘Your Details’ section! Once you’ve completed your set up your account will take 24 hours to complete. After this you’ll be able to buy Live For 5 tickets
Where do I get my tickets once I’ve booked?
Once you’ve booked online you’ll be able to collect your tickets from the Box Office before the show. Make sure you bring some ID with you the first time you visit us.
When do tickets go on sale?
From May 2016 Live for 5 tickets will go on sale one month before the show opens. Subject to availability.
How many tickets can I buy?
You can buy two £5.00 tickets per production. For example you can get one pair of Live for 5 tickets for Everybody's Talking About Jamie, which will cost a total of £10.00.
How do I know which shows have Live for 5 tickets available?
We’ll update this page with all the shows available when we can but please note, some performances sell out fast and are subject to availability.