Who Can Join?

We welcome applications from Amateur Theatre Companies who:

  • have sole control over an established theatre
  • are independent and self-governing
  • produce a regular programme of stage plays
  • are non-commercial in character

If you are interested and want to know more about joining, contact the LTG Secretary – The annual subscription to LTG is £70 pa (1 Sep – 31 Aug) and members also pay £35 pa for a minimum of 15 copies of the LTG Year Book, a total of £105 pa.

Potential new members will be asked for a list of recent productions, the last published financial statement and information on how the theatre is constituted. The LTG Committee will consider the application and once approved, the Regional Secretary and/or other LTG Committee Member(s) will visit the theatre as soon as possible to watch a production, meet the appointed LTG Representative and Chairman and welcome formally the new Member to LTG.

Benefits of Membership

  • The LTG Yearbook – LTG Members receive 15 copies of this comprehensive list of the productions and key information about all LTG Members of which there are over 110
  • Grey Papers (for a list see HERE)
  • LTG Newsletter – triannual newsletter free to all LTG Members
  • The opportunity at annual Regional and National Conferences to network with like-minded people and share ideas, discuss issues of common concern and attend workshops
  • To call on a pool of knowledge to resolve issues of immediate concern
  • To be part of an organisation that lobbies government and related public bodies on issues of joint concern
  • generous reduction on Play Texts from Nick Hern Books
  • generous reduction on Play Texts from Concord Theatricals (formerly Samuel French)
  • generous reduction on Play Texts from Josef Weinberger Ltd
  • 20% reduction on some publications from ABTT (Association of British Theatre Technicians)
  • Corporate Membership of Theatres Trust who provide statutory support to theatres in risk and offer funding
  • Member of UK Theatre the UK’s leading Membership and Performing Arts Membership organisation