Links with other organisations

The Theatre Club operates independently of the Bristol Old Vic and the BOV Theatre School but supports them both in many practical ways.

Bristol Old Vic

The Theatre Club helps to:
  • publicise the productions and activities of the Bristol Old Vic
  • promote interest in the Bristol Old Vic and its work
  • provide administrative and other support for various activities, such as Open Days at the Bristol Old Vic
  • liaise with Outreach Department and Young Company to give support to its activities
  • organise fund raising events
  • maintain awareness of the heritage the Bristol Old Vic
  • provide and research archival information concerning the Bristol Old Vic

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School

The Theatre Club also has close links with Bristol Old Vic Theatre School –
The Theatre Club:
  • helps publicise productions of BOV Theatre School
  • awards annual prizes to outstanding students
  • organises occasional after show parties for student cast and technical crew
  • invite BOVTS staff as In Conversation Coffee Morning guest speakers

Tobacco Factory

The Tobacco Factory hosts some of the Theatre Club’s events.
The Theatre Club invites Friends of the Tobacco Factory and Friends of Shakespeare at the Tobacco Factory to join with it on appropriate occasions.