Anyone who has an interest in technical theatre, whether in a professional or amateur capacity, can join the Association of British Theatre Technicians. By becoming a member you gain membership benefits but you will also have the ability to join our Committees, bring your knowledge and expertise to the table to better the Industry too. You can find out more on how to apply to become a member, and the benefits below.
Join the ABTT
We are the membership organisation, setting and upholding standards in technical excellence, safety and compliance for live performance.
- A technical helpline for your technical queries.
- Ongoing training for your professional development.
- Guidance on the design and operation of venues.
- The Code of Practice for the Industry.
The ABTT continues to be the best place for theatre related training, advice and safety information. Join the ABTT and get informed and get connected.
Memberships for Individuals
Anyone who has an interest in technical theatre, whether in a professional or amateur capacity, can join the Association of British Theatre Technicians and support our work.
By becoming a member you gain membership benefits but you will also have the ability to join our Committees, bring your knowledge and expertise to the table to better the Industry too.Find out more
Memberships for Theatres or Organisations
Non-profit making Organisations and Theatres can join the ABTT and make use of the services available.
Any non-profit-distributing organisation may join the ABTT and nominate staff members to receive ABTT Member benefits whilst also gaining benefits for the organisation itself.Find out more
Memberships for Companies or Industry Supporters
As an Industry Supporter you are showing your customers and your industry that you are committed to supporting the Industry as a whole.
An ABTT Membership demonstrates an active participation in the Industry and desire to keep up to date. It is always an indication of commitment to the industry and to staying ‘current’.Find out more
Why join the ABTT
Individuals, Theatres and Companies should join the ABTT and benefit from the full range of support, information and training that we can provide. The greatest asset the ABTT has to offer is its independence and strength in membership; people who work in and care about a successful theatre industry.
To ensure that the Association of British Theatre Technicians can continue to work to set standards in technical excellence, safety and compliance for theatre and live performance we require your support. In return we will provide you with advice, discounts on training and guidance both for those working in the design of places of entertainment and for those engaged in their operation and the production of performance wherever it is presented.
Already a member of the ABTT but want to become more involved?
– Become a Young or Student Representative
– Join a Committee
– Nominate someone for an award
– Become a FULL Member
Find out more about what you could do here!