Welcome to the website of our two research projects, the first fully funded academic studies of amateur theatre in the UK.

Get Amateur Theatre on the Map

Calling all amateur theatre companies!

We need your help to map all the amateur theatre that is taking place across the UK – we want to see if our hunch is right that you are never more than five miles away from an amateur theatre. We would be delighted if you were able to complete the following questionnaire via the link below. It should take no more than 10 minutes:


We hope that we can use the information to show policy-makers, theatre-makers and everyone else what a lively and vibrant scene there is.