I Love You, Mum - I Promise I Won't Die Theatre in Education tour 24/25 - Scottish schools

Scottish school tour Oct-Dec 2024

We are delighted to be holding our eighth year of Theatre in Education tours of ‘I Love You, Mum – I Promise I Won’t Die’ in 24/25, touring the play in Scottish schools for the fourth time with Tie It Up Theatre.

Tie It Up Theatre has a track record of delivering professional theatre for secondary schools with three national tours of Mark Wheeler’s Hard to Swallow.  The company has also produced a film version of I Love You, Mum to student, teacher and critical acclaim.  The company employs professional actors to deliver the performance alongside skilled facilitation of the drug education workshop to provide a memorable and engaging learning experience.

This page aims to provide useful information to schools about the tour, how to book,  and other frequently asked questions.

Key information

Dates: the tour will run from 23rd October to 1st December 2024

Duration: total time is 80 minutes – each performance lasts 50 minutes immediately followed a drug education workshop of 30 minutes 

Suitability: the play is appropriate for students in school years S3 and above

Cost: State-funded schools £300, independent schools £650.  For information, each performance of the play costs the DSMF approximately £1000.

Information for Teachers – Frequently Asked Questions

Please download the Information for Teachers sheet for details about: 

  • What is ILYM?
  • How does each performance work?
  • What will the students learn?
  • What do I need to do on the day?

How to book

If you would like more information about the theatre in education tour or to book a performance please email play@dsmfoundation.org.uk with preferred dates, times and year group.


Please see our Thank You page for acknowledgement of our sponsors.
If you would like to contribute financially to the tour please see our donation page or contact admin@dsmfoundation.org.uk