The Bread & Roses Theatre is an award-winning theatre company based in Clapham, South London. Founded in 2014, we provide transformational opportunities for emerging artists and companies in a creative environment welcome to everyone.
We rely upon 94% of our income from ticket sales therefore the Covid-19 pandemic has had a devastating impact upon our box office income. We therefore need your help more than ever to support us and our essential work.
Artistic quality and representation of our societies' real diversity at the heart of our programming which features both visiting companies and in-house productions. We support established and emerging theatre makers by providing box office splits with no hire fees, meaning we survive on ticket sales alone.
Our small space is not only a venue but a creative hub providing more equal opportunities, ethical working conditions and support especially for female-, LGBTQ, BAME and working-class-led creatives.
Why become a Bread & Roses Theatre supporter?
Your support in 2021 will be vital as we prepare to reopen the theatre and continue supporting the most exciting new talent in the UK. You can play a fundamental part in ensuring that new writing and training are at the forefront of our work.
Why should I set up a regular donation?
Regular monthly donations allow us to plan and budget ahead. A regular donation is the best way to support us in 2021. It’s also really simple; you can choose how much you would like to donate each month, and you can stop your donation whenever you want. We are a small company, with low running costs, meaning every pound makes such a difference towards our progress.
The Bread & Roses Theatre does not receive any core subsidy. That's why we need you in 2021. We are determined to continue to provide opportunities and support for a wide range of artists at different stages of their career. So, for the price of a pint, a cup of coffee or a playscript once a month, you can support us on our ambitious plans. Become a supporter of The Bread & Roses Theatre and help us to thrive!