How to make the most of the theatre as a student

How to make the most of the theatre as a student

Are you a big fan of Broadway musicals or West-End smash hits, but not a fan of the high-end prices? We have scoured the web to find out how you can make the most of your local theatres, while on a student budget.


Stephen Joseph Theatre, the partner of our incredible new Acting degree do fantastic deals on theatre tickets. If you’re under 30, you can get any theatre ticket for £10. Or, if you work for the NHS and have an NHS staff card you can get 10% off (student nurses, you can thank us later). Plus, if you go as a large group of friends you can get 10% off the booking price too. Excellent!


In Coventry, the Belgrade Theatre do a generous £2 off all theatre tickets if you are a student.


With hundreds of theatres to choose from in London, it can be hard to narrow down which one to choose. Luckily, LOVE Theatre are here to help. They provide student discounts, exclusive offers and special deals. Plus, many theatre box offices do give student discount, so it is worth popping in.

Student discount sites

Your student email address can get you access to hundreds of discounts across a range of sites, stores and products; including theatre tickets!

Ticket Factory

If you like shows of any kind, Ticket Factory will have the tickets for them. Musicals, Pop-stars and more. Try your student email on Ticket Factory for discounts.

Student Beans

Student beans have their very own discounted ticket site, where you can get up to 60% off RRP. Plus, they have access to discounts on ATG tickets, 365 tickets and Ticketmaster.

If theatre is something you wish to pursue as a career, you can study a degree in Acting at CU Scarborough.