Play your part as a Patron of the Playhouse

By deepening your relationship with the Playhouse, you’ll gain more insight into the theatre’s work, while also making a vital contribution at a time when it is most needed. Your support will help us present world-class theatre, nurture young imaginations and support literacy across our county. It will enable us to promote creativity, improve well-being in our communities, and ensure we can support the theatre artists of the future.

Choose your level of support...
  • Silver Patron

    £600 per year

    All the benefits that Friends receive plus:

    • Pre-show and interval access to our W Lucy Room, our private members' room
    • Acknowledgement of your support in our programmes and foyer screen
    • Invitations to exclusive Patron reception events
  • Silver Patron (Monthly)

    £50 per month

    Receive the benefits of a Silver Patron for £50 per month

  • Gold Patron

    £1,200 per year

    All the benefits of a Silver Patron plus:

    • Backstage access to bring you and a guest, closer to the heart of the Playhouse. Join our creative team for hands on prop making, costume designing and stage lighting experiences
  • Gold Patron (Monthly)

    £100 per month

    Receive the benefits of a Gold Patron for £100 per month

  • Platinum Patron

    £2,400 per year

    All the benefits of a Gold Patron plus:

    • Seat plaque with inscription of your choice
    • A behind-the-scenes tour for you and a guest, led by the CEO or Chair of Trustees
  • Platinum Patron (Monthly)

    £200 per month

    Receive the benefits of a Platinum Patron for £200 per month

The small print

Your gift to the Playhouse

Membership and Patrons Levels comprise a benefits value which details the actual costs to the charity of providing those benefits. Any value given over the benefit is freely given as a donation and eligible for GIFT AID. To discuss purchasing benefits separately please contact the Development Office on 01865 305315.

Major Support

If you would like to make a larger gift or direct your support to one of our priority programmes, please contact us at

We will be delighted to explore how your gift could help and match your donation to your passion.