Educational Information

Year-round, the Unicorn works with some of the world’s most exciting theatre-makers to produce, present and tour a surprising, innovative and broad range of work that is honest, refreshing and international in outlook.

The Unicorn's  Schools’ Programme provides activities and lesson plans that can be threaded into any teacher’s termly planning, supporting and extending the reach of drama across all subjects in the curriculum. The full artistic programme is published for the following academic year each May, and resources go online at the same time, so that teachers can fully integrate theatre visits into their long term planning.

Suitable for the following key stages:

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5

Covers elements of the following subjects:

  • Citizenship
  • Drama
  • English
  • PSHE
  • Theatre Studies

School groups rates

School Group Rate:

  • £10 per pupil, one teacher ticket free per 10 booked
  • Multi-buy offer: 15% off when you book for 2 or more shows together

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To book tickets for any productions at the Unicorn Theatre, call the Box Office on 020 7645 0560 or email schools@unicorntheatre.com

Booking Info

 

Important Dates

To see the full programme of shows at the Unicorn Theatre, please click here

Venue

Unicorn Theatre
147 Tooley Street
London
SE1 2HZ

020 7645 0560

Travel Information

  • Nearest Train Station - London Bridge Overground (0.2 miles) Find on map
  • Nearest Tube Stop - London Bridge Underground (0.2 miles) Find on map
  • TFL offers free off peak tube travel for school parties, Mon - Fri. Find out more
  • Nearest Coach Bay - Tooley Street (0.1 miles)
  • Nearest Bus Routes - RV1, 47, 343, 381 Plan bus journey

Recommended Package Providers

School travel operators can arrange and book all elements of a school trip, including accommodation, travel and tickets for events. A selection of school travel operators are listed below.

To book tickets for any productions at the Unicorn Theatre, call the Box Office on 020 7645 0560 or email schools@unicorntheatre.com

Booking Info

Education Pack

A visit to the theatre can stimulate a whole term of lesson planning in both primary and secondary settings. Unicorn Theatre's extensive schools’ programme can support you across the curriculum to ensure your experience with them has a long-lasting impact on your students, whilst deepening their understanding of and response to live theatre. Enhance your visit through:

•    Free downloadable resource packs
•    Free practical teacher CPD sessions
•    In-school show-specific workshops
•    Free post-show Q&A with the cast & creative teams
•    Backstage tours

Unicorn work hard to ensure there are shows that are accessible to everyone and offer a broad range of Access performances for students with additional needs.

Find out more about Unicorn Theatre's Primary School programme at unicorntheatre.com/primary-schools

Find out more about Unicorn's Theatre's Secondary School programme at unicorntheatre.com/secondary-schools