Enterprise & Careers

Striding For Success

A play about Enterprise.

Suitable for year 7  

Cost of performace: £350

Using dramatic narrative and song, the play explores the highs and lows of starting your own business through the eyes of three pupils. Each character using their individual skills and personalities strives to make it work. But it is only those with the idea, plus the drive and determination to make it work that succeed. This play is fun and accessible.

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.

Fair Start

A play about Enterprise.

Suitable for years 8-10.

Cost of performance: £550

This play, told in flashback, tells the story of three school friends who want to go to the local fun fair, but only have £15 each to do so. One friend has a brilliant, enterprising idea to almost double their £15, but is not motivated enough to see that idea through. The other friend finds having good ideas difficult, but is very hard working, the third friend, however, has good ideas and the will to work hard, who will have the most money to spend at the fair? Fast forward to the present and we see how successful the three friends have been.

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.

It Worked For Me

A play in preparation for Work Experience.

Suitable for years 10 or 11 (prior to work experience).

Cost of performance: £550

This play tells the story of three very different school friends during their work experience.The first is over confident and alienates their co-workers, the second is too shy to fully participate, while the third makes the most of every opportunity – even when not everything goes to plan.

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.

Scientifically Possible

A project about choosing science as a career.

Suitable for year 9

Cost of performance: £550

With a narrative theme, two year 9 pupils are having difficulty choosing their GCSE options.  One wants a “glamorous” career in the media, the other wants a job in science, but her decision is met with disapproval from her friends and family.  “Is science really for the likes of us?”

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.

No Stress, Just Success

A project about conquering exam pressure and stress

Suitable for year 9

Cost of performance: £550

With a narrative theme, this play reassures the audience that everyone feels the same about exams and coursework. Depicting three typical pupils – one bright, one average and one more vocationally minded, the play offers the pupils strategies to cope during what can be a very stressful time. The play also offers advice for the parents of children who are taking exams about how best to help and support them.

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.

What Next

A project about options post 16.

Suitable for year 11

Cost of performance: £550

A comical play depicting the lives of three friends and the different decisions that they make in regards to their careers. One is determined to go to university despite opposition from her parent – will they be able to afford it? The second wants to join a company and work her way up the third needs vocational qualifications and experience, so one day he can run his own business.

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.

More Than Dreams

A play promoting Higher and Further Education

Suitable for up to 60 pupils in year 9

Cost: 2 hour workshop and performance – £710

Some young people may feel that “University is not for the likes of them”. Our performance and workshop seeks to enlighten the pupils.  With hard work and determination anyone can succeed at university.

Money Matters Too

A play about Personal Finance

Suitable for years 8 – 10.

Cost of performance: £550

This play looks at three examples of how young people manage their finances.

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.

These Four Girls

A play about self worth and employment choices for young women.

Suitable for years 8 – 13

Cost of performance: £640

Telling the story of four very different schools friends – a good looking “footballers wife wannabe”, a career girl, an aspiring home maker and a young woman determined to walk the less trodden path into a male dominated trade, our plot follows the girls from a pivotal chat outside the careers office in year eleven to their school’s ten year reunion. But who has achieved their dream and what did they have to do to achieve it?

Price includes the performance of the play followed by a question and answer session, statistical analysis of the information generated from our evaluation questionnaires and six sessions of educational materials and resources.