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Poll: Should non-theatregoers be involved in programming a theatre’s work?

York Theatre Royal. Photo: De Matos Ryan York Theatre Royal. Photo: De Matos Ryan
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Last week York Theatre Royal announced it would invite people who do not regularly go to the theatre to have a say in the venue’s programming. Is it a good way of attracting new audiences, or should a theatre’s programme be decided by people with expertise? This week we’re asking: Should non-theatregoers be involved in programming a theatre’s work?


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