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Schools Visiting the Theatre

We want to make your trip to Norwich Theatre Royal as easy and simple as possible, so you and your students can concentrate on enjoying the workshop or show.

General Advice

We recommend that teachers read our short Teacher’s Guide to Visiting the Theatre, especially if they have not visited Norwich Theatre Royal before. Our Learning and Education team can help with any other enquiries. Please email takepart@norwichtheatre.org or call 01603 630 000

Virtual Tours

A virtual tour of Norwich Theatre Royal is available here. This can be used before your visit to help familiarise pupils with the venue.

This short film has been commissioned for use in primary schools. It follows a school visit to the theatre and is can be watched in the classroom before your visit.

Planning Documents

We are currently closed. We will be reviewing our risk assessments in line with the industry and government guidelines at the time of our re-opening. Once we re-open these will be made available.

Safeguarding

A summary of Norwich Theatre Royal’s Safeguarding policy can be found here.  A copy of the full policy is available upon request

Ice Cream

To make visit easier, you may wish to pre-order ice creams or drinks for your groups. Please contact box office and they will be happy to help with this

Box Office:

01603 630000

Ice Cream allergen information

Access

We strive to make Norwich Theatre Royal accessible for all. If there is anything we can do to support your visit please get in touch. Full information about what we offer can be found on our Access information page

Parking

There is no on-site parking for coaches or minibuses at Norwich Theatre Royal. There is a coach drop-off layby opposite the Theatre on Theatre Street. Access to the Theatre is across a zebra crossing.

Coaches and minibuses can park at Lower Clarence Road, situated behind the Norwich railway station, Norwich City Football Club, on non-match days and Harford Park & Ride, situated on the A140 Ipswich Road and A47 junction.

Minibuses can also park at surface carparks on Rouen Road and Chantry Road. For more information visit www.norwich.gov.uk