ARC’s policy is to set ticket prices based on demand, like budget airlines, which means we set a price when the event goes on sale and then sometimes put the price up or down depending on how the show is selling. Usually, the price will increase as we get closer to the event, so it is advantageous to book in advance, although sometimes we will put special offers on and reduce the price. Our website will always show the current ticket price.
ARC’s theatre and dance performances are priced on a Pay What You Decide basis, which means you don’t have to pay until after you have seen a show!
We want to encourage more people to come and see shows at ARC, more often. Pay What You Decide not only allows you to pay what you can afford, rather than a fixed ticket price, but also removes the financial risk of buying a ticket for a show in advance without knowing whether you are going to enjoy it or not.
Tickets are available to book in advance as usual, but there is no obligation for you to pay until after you have seen the show. You can then decide on a price which you think is suitable based on your experience, which means if you haven’t enjoyed it at all, you don’t have to pay anything.
All money collected will help ARC pay the artists who have performed, and we therefore hope you will give generously.
Please ensure you have arrived and collected your tickets 15 minutes before the show starts in order to secure your seats. At the end of the show, you can decide what to pay, either by cash on the door or by card at the Box Office.
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In a realm known as Kumandra, a re-imagined Earth inhabited by an ancient civilization, a warrior named Raya is determined to find the last dragon.
BBFC Rating Info (May contain spoilers)
Threat and horror
There are scenes in which fantastical creatures threaten humans and turn them to stone. These scenes also include brief focus on scared characters. There are also some chase scenes, but there are often moments of humour to counterbalance the threat.
There are fight scenes which include kicks and punches to the head and body, as well as the use of bladed weapons. There is no injury detail. In one scene, a dragon is shot with an arrow; however, he subsequently reappears unharmed.
In one scene, a girl is saved by her father who pushes her into a river before he is turned to stone. There is brief very mild rude humour in which a character breaks wind, as well as one clear use of ‘cretin’.