Join The NVT

Membership is open to all. The New Venture Theatre is owned and run by its members, so there is always something of interest going on. Volunteers are what keeps the NVT going - come and join us today.

What's in it for me?

  • 10 productions a year to get involved in - acting, directing, stage management, technical, costumes, props, set design & construction etc.
  • Monthly Newsletter emailed to you (excluding August)
  • Half price Acting Class each Monday (October to July excluding Christmas and May)
  • Discounts on your tickets to NVT productions*
  • Rehearsed readings - often a starting point for new writers, directors etc.
  • Occasional workshops, social and other ad hoc events
  • Opportunities to develop your skills in various aspect of theatre
  • Bring your skills to the theatre for the benefit of all
  • Help maintain a thriving local voluntary theatre - we're over 70 years old and still going strong
  • Contribute to the overall running of the theatre in whatever way suits you.

*Please be aware that there is a delay of several days between you becoming a member and your membership number being added to Ticketsource to give you access to discounted tickets. 

Company Membership is open to anyone over 18yrs with an interest in theatre.

Annual membership rates for Company Member - £ 15 

Join online now  Join Here   

 We also offer discounted Company membership - £10 p.a. - for full time students and those in receipt of Universal Credit, Pension Credit or any other means tested benefit - evidence of status is required.

This is available by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and attaching evidence of status and a completed copy of the membership form - see link below


Existing members can renew online here

You will receive a reminder to renew your membership one month before the date of expiry but you can renew earlier (up to 3 months earlier) if you wish.


To view or amend your personal details Sign In here


If you are unable or do not wish to join online you can download our Membership Form here







The New Venture Theatre is run entirely by its members on a voluntary basis
We do not hire our theatre spaces to external organisations