Gulbenkian welcomes and encourages school groups to attend events at the venue.
We have a range of shows in our current season which may be of particular interest to schools. Many have discounted rates for students (applies for children and anyone in full-time or part-time education), Children or have a Gulbenkian Education Network ticket price. Please see below for more information regarding joining the Gulbenkian Education Network.
For every 10 tickets purchased we offer a teacher's ticket free for an accompanying adult of the group. For Gulbenkian Education Members this offer applies to for every 5 tickets purchased we offer a teacher's ticket free.
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Please contact Rebecca Brown, Arts Administrator on 01227 827964 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to arrange.
The Gulbenkian Education Network (GEN) provides a point of contact and a special service to groups that have an educational bias and interest in bringing groups to the Gulbenkian Theatre and Cinema. Membership is open to many different types of groups, including schools, colleges, youth groups, special needs organisations and play groups.
The benefits of being a member include:
• Reduced price tickets on selected shows, films and events, payable by invoice on request.
• 1 group leader goes FREE to shows/screenings with every 5 GEN tickets bought.
• Advanced notice and booking opportunities on forthcoming shows and special GEN programmes.
• Priority booking for theatre or cinema hire for productions/ceremonies/events and showcases.
• Free posters and leaflets for display.
• Regular email updates and bulletin service via email.
• Backstage tours for groups, tailored to your specific interests, availability and budget.
• Exclusive work experience placements by arrangement for GEN members.
• Access to our extensive costume department, including costume hire and wardrobe visits.
• Minibus and coach parking facilities .
• Risk assessments for groups visiting the theatre and cinema.
GEN Membership costs just £25 for the whole year.
Membership lasts for one year from the month of joining. Memberships are processed as soon as we receive payment and tickets can be purchased at the reduced rate from this date.