1.1 By accessing and using the website www.masterclass.org.uk (the “Site”) you are agreeing to the use of “cookies” and similar technologies employed by Masterclass. Please read the information below as it explains what cookies are and how we use cookies on the Site. Please also read our Privacy Policy to see how we use your information. We may update this Cookie Usage Policy from time to time so please do revisit this page.

1.2 This Policy, and our separate Privacy Policy are incorporated into and form part of our Website Terms of Use.


2.1 Information gathered through cookies and web server logs may include the date and time of visits, the pages viewed, time spent at our Website, and the websites visited just before and just after our Website.

2.2 For further details on cookies please visit All About Cookies where you can find comprehensive information on Cookie restriction and blocking for a wide variety of browsers.


3.1 We use “analytical” cookies which, in conjunction with our web server's log files, allow us to calculate the aggregate number of people visiting our Website and which parts of the website are most popular. This helps us gather feedback so that we can improve our Website and better serve our customers. [We do not generally store any personal Information that you provided to us in your cookies.

3.2 By using our Website, you are deemed to consent to our use of the cookies described above.

3.3 You can refuse to accept cookies by activating the setting on your browser which allows you to refuse the setting of cookies.

3.4 You may also delete cookies at any time by going to the browsing settings on your web browser.

3.5 Please note that if you use your browser settings to block all cookies (including essential cookies) you may not be able to access all or parts of our Website.


Here is a list of the cookies we use, their purpose and how long they will remain on your computer (unless you actively delete them earlier):
Name of Cookie
Purpose – why we or third parties set the cookie and what we do with the information collected
How long the cookie(s) are stored on your computers
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We use Google Analytics to carry out statistical analysis of page use, page interactions and paths through the Website. This is known as 'web analytics'. This information allows us to more accurately understand individual behaviours and needs. This means that we can more easily tailor offers and information which may be of interest to individuals.
persistent - 2 - 10 years
__utmam, __utmz, vdnaR, vdnaWidgetMC, vdnaSessionId
VisualDNA’s patented image-based profiling tool allows users to take control of their online experience, by providing access to advertisements, content and recommendations localised and personalised to them from across the web. We believe that individuals should be in control of their data, and our ultimate goal is to enable users to decide what information they choose to share and how they would like to benefit. To learn more about how we collect and use information for online advertising, please visit: http://visualdna.com/privacy-policy
persistent - 1 - 10 years
The X-Mapping cookie is sent by the server to keep the user’s browser sessions intact as we load balance and use a clustered array of servers. If a user reloads a page they could be served the content from another server entirely but this cookie tracks the user to the same server.

Contact details
If you have any questions about our Cookie Usage Policy or complaints please contact us:

Email: info@masterclass.org.uk

Theatre Royal Haymarket Masterclass Trust
Theatre Royal Haymarket
18 Suffolk Street

Last updated: 12 March 2018