Now more than ever, we are so grateful for your support. Whether you donated to our Capital Project and the building of our new theatre, came to our shows, or added a donation to your ticket, we would not be here without you. 

Now, in this difficult post-Covid time, our ambitious artistic and outreach vision has never been more essential. Your donations go directly towards our dynamic ENGAGE programme, delivering free and subsidised theatre tickets, workshops and community work. To find out more, read below. 


Why support us?


Of show tickets are given away for free every year to those who otherwise couldn't afford them


Hours of workshops are delivered for free annually


People experience our work every year

Where your money goes

Any donation, big or small, will help us continue to produce outstanding work on stage and off, and allow us to ensure that everyone in Reading can access high-quality theatre. For every pound you donate:

goes toward essential overheads
goes toward core staff costs
goes toward our award-winning productions
goes toward our award-winning ENGAGE programme

Reading Rep Theatre receives every penny you donate. You can even sign up for Gift Aid so we can claim an extra 25p back for every £1 donated, at no extra cost to you. Thank you so much for your continued support. If you have any questions about donating please send them to