Scientifically Possible

About The Play

A play about choosing science as a career.

Suitable for year 9

A humorous, thought provoking tale of alternative career paths.
Covering the issues of:

  • Succeeding no matter what your background
  • Women can be as successful as their male counterparts
  • Careers in science are not dull or boring
  • Fashionable careers in the media can be more difficult to attain
  • Choosing your own career path, not emulating those of your friends
  • Financial rewards of careers in science

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?

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“I would never have thought of working in science, I didn’t realise how interesting it could be or how much money you could make!”

Paul Aged 14, Hillside High School


Cost: £550

Price includes:

  • An hour long performance comprising of; An introduction to theatre in education, the play, a question and answer session with the characters and a brief evaluation
  • Six sessions of supporting education materials and lesson plans relevant to the specific topic
  • A bound report containing the statistical analysis gathered from our evaluation. This can be presented to OFSTED as evidence of a measurable outcome.

Please note all prices are subject to an additional 40p per mile travel expenses charge (excluding the first and last forty miles).

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