City Varieties Music Hall is open. For COVID-secure measures and what to expect from your visit go to our  Welcome back page

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Take Part

Every year over 10,000 people of all ages take part in our learning and engagement programme supported by the Emerald Foundation. Our hands-on opportunities place individuals at the heart of the city’s artistic life and create a safe place to learn, make connections and have fun using the rich resource of our heritage theatres.

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The income we generate through ticket/subsidiary sales and donations is fed directly back into the company and the work we do to support young people in developing skills and confidence, be it through our schools partnership programme, Youth Theatre, or by undertaking an apprenticeship or work experience with us. 

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