Schools & Colleges

Schools and Colleges

Schools & Colleges

We offer a wide range of opportunities to schools and colleges for everyone to get involved in theatre and performance. For more information on any of the below projects, send us an email or call 01752 230312.


Playhouse Primary Partnership 2020/21

We're looking for 6 Playhouse Partners for 2020/21

A unique performance opportunity in The Drum for KS2 pupils & exceptional CPD for Teachers, supporting a broad and balanced curriculum.

Teachers will be given guidance and training to direct a brand-new play for Key Stage 2 pupils, commissioned from leading playwrights as part of the Playhouse Festival.

Please get in touch with our Learning Producer, Daniel Cooley, by email here for more info & to receive an application.

Download Application Form

REACH Workshops

Enhancing young people's transferable skills using professional theatre skills to reach your students' full potential

We offer 6 different Reach workshops for schools, colleges and universities covering Speech, Writing, Reading, Resilience, Devising, and Potential.

Workshops are usually 2-hours long and costs start from £150+VAT

Please email all enquiries here or call 01752 230 312/01752 230 315.

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Preshow Insights and Postshow Talks

Alongside our own productions and co-productions we offer opportunities for schools to learn and understand the processes involved in producing professional theatre through preshow insights and postshow talks.

Upcoming Productions

Tours and Explores

Backstage tours of Theatre Royal Plymouth and our Production and Learning centre at TR2, which provide insight to careers in theatre and what really goes on behind the scenes.

ArtsMark and Arts Award

Arts Award and Artsmark

At Theatre Royal Plymouth we offer places of education the option to embed Arts Award into projects, tours and explores, and workshops.

We also support schools who are working towards, or currently hold, an Artsmark, with plenty of opportunities available.

Arts Award Centre Number: 44367.

Please get in touch with us by email or call 01752 230312 to find out more information about any of the above projects.

Not found what you are looking for? Have an idea you want to talk about?

We love to develop bespoke projects and opportunities to support schools. Just contact us for a chat!