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The Actors’ Benevolent Fund 2017 Christmas Cards now on sale!

The 2017 collection includes 7 new festive designs, as well as bargain packs of designs from previous years. By purchasing your Christmas cards from the Actors’ Benevolent Fund, you will help fund vital work to support actors and stage managers who are experiencing hardship due to injury, illness or old age.  Visit the online shop [...]


The RSC are hosting another big amateur weekend on 14th & 15th October 2017 and it’s your chance to be part of an unforgettable experience working with theatre practitioners in the RSC rehearsal rooms and on stage in Stratford-upon-Avon.   To find out more and how you can book visit the RSC website search [...]

Charity Commission

Do you know you the Charity Commission’s online guidance and services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week ? If you have a question try the online service on the Charity Commission website,  its a quick and easy way to answer most queries.  

Has Your Email Address Changed ?

Can all theatre reps notify our National Secretary Caroline Chapman if they have recently changed their email address please?    We regularly get emails bouncing back from out of date addressees and don’t have a note of changes.  Keep us up to date with your email address will help us keep you informed!     [...]

Writing for Theatre

Writing for Theatre day for 17th June with RSC writers Ian Wainwright, RSC Open Stages Producer, offers an early invitation to Open Stages participants The RSC will hold a day of workshops on playwriting with RSC playwrights (not William Shakespeare!) aimed at amateur playwright’s including tickets to both the RSC new plays The Earthworks and [...]