Open Set Changeover

See how our sets change from one play to another in just a few hours as our technical teams transform the stage for the next play.

A member of RSC staff describes the process of changing one set to another on-stage.
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A chance to see our technical teams transform one play's set to another in approximately 1 hour 30 minutes - 2 hours

As you watch the transformation take place, your host will tell you more about how the set, stage and lighting changes for each production.

Tickets cost £6

Recommended for ages 10+. Children must be accompanied by an adult.


The audience will watch the changeovers from the Circle level for health and safety reasons. Due to reduced access for wheelchair users in these levels, sight-lines may be restricted in the Royal Shakespeare Theatre.

Booking Tickets

You can book tickets online below or by phoning the RSC Ticket Hotline on 01789 331111

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