Partners: ARC Theater, Leyton Orient Football Club
Overview: ARC Theater specialise in delivering issue based theater projects in schools. In partnership with Leighton Orient Football Club, ARC pioneered the concept of Football in the Community. The combination of a high quality production linked with the mass popularity of the ‘beautiful game’ proved a winning combination.
- Theatre in education play
- Tackling racism in football
- High quality production
- Funded by HSBC & The FA
- 500 + performances
- European tour
We worked with ARC to develop new funding partnerships with HSBC, the Commission for Racial Equality, the Football Association, and the Professional Footballers Association as well as brokering a media partnership with IPC Magazines, publishers of Shoot magazine.