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Free Theatre Tickets to Drama Students in Sheffield

Posted on: 08th March 2017 at 00:00
Posted by: PANDA
Location: South Yorks
Discipline: Theatre

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Forget student discounts; Artistic Director of Sheffield Theatres, Robert Hastie, has promised free Crucible Theatre tickets to any students studying drama or performance at GCSE or A Level. This is excellent news at a time when arts education is being devalued.

“We should not be saying to our young people, who are discovering the power of telling stories on stage, that sitting in a cinema or watching a play in a classroom gives you the same experience of being in the room where it happens,” he added.

You can read the full article in The Stage here.