About Friends Membership

PLEASE NOTE: All Friends memberships are now frozen until Derby Theatre re-opens

See more, laugh more, feel more. Enjoy more as a Friend of Derby Theatre. 

Become a Friend of Derby Theatre to receive priority booking, fantastic discounts on performances, and much more. 

Every Friend of Derby Theatre is a superhero because you're helping to bring children in Derbyshire to the performance of a lifetime: your membership includes a voluntary contribution to the Derby Theatre Children’s Appeal.* 

View our three starting tiers below - which offer discounts and benefits for one person, two people or up to six people. If you want more from your membership please view our higher levels.

If you want to buy membership as a gift for a loved one, just fill out the joining form with their contact details but your financial details.

Derby Theatre - Friend


Priority booking and discounts on selected performances for one person. Become a Friend today for £25 or just £20 Direct Debit a year.

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Derby Theatre - Joint Friend

Joint Friend

Priority booking and discounts on selected performances for two people. Become a Joint Friend today for £35 or just £30 Direct Debit a year.

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Derby Theatre - Family Friend

Family Friend

Priority booking and discounts on selected performances for up to six people (must include a minimum of one under 18) plus 10% off in the Theatre Café and even more benefits. Become a Family Friend today for £36 a year Direct Debit (or £3 per month).

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Derby Theatre Friends - Higher Levels


Want more from your Membership? View Higher Levels

At Derby Theatre we value our most loyal customers. There are five more levels of membership that offer everything from discounts at the bar to tours of working sets and invitations to dress rehearsals. With every penny, you're helping us transform the lives of children in Derbyshire through the Derby Theatre Children's Appeal. Download the higher level brochure.



Derby Theatre Children's Appeal

Children's Appeal

Thank you for helping us support young people in Derbyshire through our Children's Appeal. 

Find out more about how you're helping give the gift of theatre.

*We do hope you will support us to give the gift of theatre to young people in Derbyshire with fewer opportunities, but you can still become a Friend without donating. Call 01332 591188.

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View the Terms and Conditions of our Friends Membership