People's Company

People's Company

As a People’s Company member you can get involved in a variety of workshops ranging from theatre and performance, through to singing and playwriting. There are also production opportunities, including performing on stage in The Drum or getting involved behind the scenes in back stage roles.

All of our People’s Company activities are open to anyone over the age of 18. You don’t need to have any previous experience – the most important thing is that you want to have a go! If you have any access requirements, simply let us know when you get in touch.

Joining the People’s Company

Anyone 18 years or over can become a member for just £6 a year. To join the People’s Company please add a membership to your basket and follow the steps to order. Please use the account of the person who will be using the membership. If you don’t have an account you can create one as part of this process.

Membership benefits

  • Access to our regular workshops, and the opportunity to audition for, and take part in, professionally supported productions
  • £3.50 off most tickets for most Theatre Royal shows Monday – Thursday evenings and Saturday matinees. This discount is available for most shows which have concessionary rates.
  • Tickets to most performances in the Drum Theatre for £11


A limited amount of bursary places are available for people who, for financial reasons, would be unable to attend workshops without this support. Please contact us on the numbers below for more information and an application form.

Renewing your membership

We will email you when your membership is nearing its expiration. To renew, please visit your account where you will see the status of your membership; a ‘Renew’ button will appear if your account is nearing its expiration. You can also renew via our Box Office in person or by calling 01752 267222.

For more information please call 01752 230379 between 10am – 5pm Monday to Friday.

Next term dates

The People’s Company Spring Term will run from the week commencing 14th of January, and ending week commencing 25th March (There are no sessions during half term: w/ c 18th February.)