Arts Award

Three Students reading from a play script

We are pleased to have recently become an Arts Award Welcome Centre. Listed below are the different activities we offer which can help you complete your Bronze Arts Award. We are currently working with Arts Award to pilot a Shakespeare Challenge. If you are participating in the Shakespeare Challenge you are eligible for a discount on Workshops and CPD for schools.

Arts Award
Arts Award supports young people to develop as artists and arts leaders and is available throughout England. The Arts Award is a nationally recognised qualification at three levels: Bronze, Silver and Gold. Find out more »

Support for advisers
Whether you are a teacher taking your whole class through the Arts Award, or a freelance practitioner advising a few young people, we have an extensive range of training programmes that can support you on your journey:
CPD courses

For young people completing their Bronze Arts Award
Part A: Explore the arts as a participant
Workshops and events for students

Part B: Explore the arts as an audience member
What's on at the RSC
Talks and debates

Part C: Arts heroes and heroines
Shakespeare connection - six degrees of separation
Online research resources
Talks and debates

Part D: Arts apprenticeship
RSC Work Placement Programme
Education resources

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0844 800 1112

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16-25 Tickets

£5 tickets for people aged 16-25
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