Communication skills matter.

That’s why we’ve created a brand new initiative for schools designed with personal development in mind. Being a Schools Associate with the New Theatre Royal allows you to:

  • Access high quality communication skills training for your students
  • Access theatre tickets and a special insight behind the scenes
  • Improve creativity, health and well-being of your students
  • Provide a cost-effective student development tool to your teachers
  • Heighten your brand and visibility across the region



  • 90 associate tickets per annum (can be used for any NTR shows, subject to availability)
  • 3 communication skills workshops per annum (capacity 30 per workshop)

Led by leading theatre professionals, our communication skill workshops happen every month at the New Theatre Royal. Workshops cover:

  • Presentation and delivery
  • How communication impacts on others
  • Difficult conversations
  • Body language
  • Vocal tone, pitch, energy and control
  • Use of breathing
  • Active listening
  • Choice of language


Becoming a Schools Associate is easy. There are two membership options to choose from:

  • £300 per month (for minimum of 12 months)
  • £3,000 per annum (for minimum of 1 year)

For more information and to become a ‘Schools Associate, please email us at [email protected]