Become a Member

Get the best out of Bristol Old Vic with a membership. From just £45 per year you can become a Friend or join one of our membership Circles from £10 per month. You’ll be the first to know about our season announcements, get access to exclusive benefits and get priority booking periods and a range of discounts for a variety of our shows and products.

There are three core levels of membership at Bristol Old Vic:
Friends - From £45 per year | Circles - From £10 per month | Champions- Pledges start at £5k per year


Which membership is for you?

Click the links to explore which one best suits you.

Become a Friend: £45 per year

Become part of Bristol Old Vic's continuing journey by joining as a Friend, and access Priority Booking and exclusive discounts for only £45 per year.

Benefits include: 

  • Up to 25% off tickets* and 10% off at Bristol Old Vic Bar and Café*
  • Priority booking period on selected shows
  • Priority mailing of season brochures
  • A complimentary Bristol Old Vic show programme

Need a gift for the theatre-lover in your life: why not Gift a Membership to them?

Join the Artists' Circle: £10 per month

Enjoy all the benefits of our Friends membership plus exclusive invitations to step behind the curtain with Bristol Old Vic Donor events connected to selected shows for just £10 per month (or £120 annually).

Benefits include: 

  • All the benefits of being a Friend including discounts* and priority booking

Plus:

  • Four extra Bristol Old Vic show programmes
  • Free invitation to one of our behind-the-scenes Stage Talks
  • Artists' Circle membership card

Join the Associates' Circle: £40 per month

By joining the Associates’ Circle you will enjoy all of the benefits of an Artists' Circle membership and your support will nurture the next generation of artists. Your membership contributes to the Peter O’Toole Prize, supporting young actors in their professional debut on the Bristol Old Vic stage. Join this circle for £40 per month (or £480 annually).

Benefits include: 

  • All the benefits of being a Friend including discounts* and priority booking
  • All the benefits of the Artists' Circle including invitations to exclusive Donor events

Plus:

  • Directly support young professional actors via the Peter O'Toole Prize
  • Unique insight into our talent development programmes**
  • Recognition online and in Bristol Old Vic show programmes
  • Associates' Circle membership card

Join the Directors' Circle: £85 per month

Help build the future of Bristol Old Vic by joining the Directors' Circle. For those seeking a deeper engagement that reaches the creative heart of Bristol Old Vic, this membership is for you.

In addition to all the benefits of becoming an Associates' Circle member, you will have the opportunity to learn more from the creative minds behind our extraordinary shows as well as attend Bristol Old Vic's most important nights of the year. Join this circle for £85 per month (or £1020 annually).

Benefits include: 

  • All the benefits of being a Friend including discounts* and priority booking
  • All the benefits of the Artists' Circle including invitations to exclusive Donor events
  • All the benefits of the Associates' Circle including insight into the development of selected shows

Plus:

  • Free invitations to Bristol Old Vic Press Nights
  • Free invitation to ALL our behind-the-scenes Stage Talks
  • Opportunities to gain bespoke access and insight into the areas of Bristol Old Vic’s work that interest you**
  • Directors' Circle membership card

*Show discounts limited to four tickets per Member. Bar & Café Members' discount not to be used in conjunction with any other retail offer.

**Subject to availability, opportunities may vary across performances

All levels of Bristol Old Vic membership comprise a benefits value representing the cost of membership to the theatre. The benefits can be purchased separately at the state price. Any amounts given over and above this benefits value are given freely as a donation and are eligible for Gift Aid. To discuss purchasing benefits separately please contact the Development team. Friends: £45 – membership fee: £20, donation: £25; Artists’ Circle: £120 – membership fee: £45, donation £75; Associates’ Circle: £480 – membership fee: £60, donation: £420; Directors’ Circle: £1,020 – membership fee: £100, donation: £920.

Members' Ticket Offers

We regularly update our listings as we programme more work, so bookmark this page so you always know which shows are discounted for you.

Up to 25% off tickets

Limited to four tickets per Member.

We currently have no events on which this discount applies.

£2 off tickets

Limited to four tickets per Member.

We currently have no events on which this discount applies.

We look forward to welcoming you!

For more information about joining as a Member, please email us here.