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Sheffield Theatres

Sheffield enjoys a strong reputation for its theatre - hosting touring West-end shows, innovative in-house productions and World Snooker, as well as breaking new talent.

The round of the Crucible makes it an exciting space and it hosts some of the best modern theatre. In-house productions are critically acclaimed such as Brassed Off. The Crucible Studio's intimate size makes it ideal for workshops, it also showcases new writing.

The Crucible is known to millions of sports fans all over the world; as every spring, the theatre is transformed by TV and creates the special atmosphere of tension for the Embassy World Snooker Championships.

Comprising of the Lyceum, Crucible and Crucible Studio, Sheffield Theatres is the largest arts complex outside London, its outstanding facilities also including bars, shops and restaurants.