Artsmark is the creative quality standard for schools and education settings, awarded by Arts Council England, recognising their commitment to high quality arts and cultural education.

The Belgrade is proud to be an Artsmark Partner supporting schools and education settings on their Artsmark journey, inspiring children and young people to create, experience, and participate in great arts and culture.

We offer education settings who are working towards, or currently hold an Artsmark Award, a range of opportunities:

Continued Professional Development

The theatre has developed a programme of CPD for primary and secondary schools.

We also chair a Secondary Drama CPD Network, run in partnership with the cultural organisations of CW10.

For more information about our CPD offer please contact

Ticket Offers

The Belgrade offers specially discounted tickets on a range of shows, as well as one free teacher place for every ten seats booked. Many of these productions are also supported by teaching materials or practical activities which are designed to deepen understanding and engagement.

For more details, visit our Ticket Deals and Workshops page

Workshops for Schools & Education Settings

The Belgrade has developed a range of workshops to support teaching and learning in primary and secondary schools/education settings. Sessions are designed to promote creative engagement and skills development across a number of curriculum areas.
We also offer a popular enrichment model, where learners spend the day at the theatre working with a range of professional artists to develop their creative skills.

For more details, visit our Belgrade Schools Workshops page

Bespoke Projects

We develop bespoke workshops and projects in partnership with local schools, and particularly welcome opportunities to explore STEM subjects using creative pedagogies.

To discuss your requirements please contact

Careers Education

We offer schools and education settings opportunities to find out more about careers in professional theatre. These include backstage tours, talks by industry professionals, and work experience placements for older learners.

The theatre is also happy to support careers fairs or interview days for Artsmark schools, where we can. To make an enquiry please contact Danielle Johnson at

Arts Award

The Belgrade is an Arts Award Supporter, with members of staff currently trained as advisors in Bronze and Silver Awards.

We’ve designed a range of opportunities to support children and young people in achieving across the full range of Arts Awards.

For more details, visit our Arts Award Supporter page

We are happy to offer advice and support to any school on their Artsmark journey. If you would like to have a conversation about how we might support your school please contact Claire Procter, Creative Producer (Education) on

You can find out more about Artsmark at