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Support Us


A donation of any amount will help to support our main core activities during this period of great uncertainty.


Please follow this CAF Bank link to donate:

You can also donate by cheque made payable to:  ‘Shakespeare at The Tobacco Factory’,  and send to; Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory, Tobacco Factory, Raleigh Road, Bristol BS3 1TF

Your donation will help to:


Support hundreds of young actors and freelancers, many at the very start of their careers, with rare opportunities to work alongside our established, professional Company. We work with up to 40 actors, directors, technicians, designers, stage management and freelance creatives each year.


Enable scores of young people and adults to experience our expert Education Programme and unique season workshops. Last year in Bristol we offered 23 Saturday Morning Workshops; we delivered free workshops to 150 primary school children and many more on tour.


Strengthen and expand our relationships with a growing number of schools and universities in Bristol and across the UK.


Secure our future ensuring that we continue to offer critically acclaimed, high-quality, large-cast, professional theatre productions to a diversity of people and particularly the young.


We’re passionate about the impact that the Company has, and the opportunities we create, for so many people who engage with us in a variety of ways. Thank you.



Further information on how you can support us as a Friend or Patron of the company.


Further information on what your support means to us.


Find out how to become a volunteer.

We were thrilled to be nominated for the Peter Brook Empty Space Award in 2014. 

The Company’s existing award for ‘Up-and-Coming Theatre’ Category in the annual Peter Brook Empty Space Awards, was received in 2001.