Major benefits for students who attend live theatre, study finds -- ScienceDaily

Bendigo has the benefit of the grand Ulumbarra Theatre but also the Capital, Engine Romm, BTC Arts Shed and Strathdale Community Hall - also surrounding districts of Kyneton and Castlemaine. 

The Capital Bendigo has started a "Take me to the Theatre Tuesday" with cheaper tickets and some great shows to check out for all ages. To see theatre in action is an experience, and about the same price as going to the cinema but with no screen, no SFX and no over priced snacks. 

In case your still hesitant here is an article about the benefits of going to the theatre - for everyone!