Actors Touring Company Actors Touring Company

Theatre that lives
to move

ATC’s has a provocative and innovative programme that embodies its unique international vision and focus, creating intense interest and high acclaim.

Arts Council England 

Help transform theatre

We at Actors Touring Company want you to join us in our adventures through contemporary theatre. Our mission has four key goals:

  1. 1. Create plays
  2. 2. Translate plays
  3. 3. Tour plays
  4. 4. Support play-makers

To find out how your involvement can help ATC achieve the above, please email ATC team.


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UK Audiences Reached Since 2012

111 Individuals employed within the creative sector since 2012/13, including actors and theatre-makers

50% of areas with lowest arts participation levels reached since 2012, based on Arts Council England's Taking Part survey.

Thank You

The Actors Touring Company’s passion and enthusiasm for the wilder reaches of contemporary international theatre has always seemed exemplary to me. They have long been an outfit doggedly devoted to sharing gems from around the world with audiences. I urge you to support them in any way you can.

— Richard Wilson OBE, actor, broadcaster, director

We are extremely grateful to the following organisations for their support of our work:

  • Boris Karloff Foundation
  • D’Oyly Carte Charitable Trust
  • Fidelio Trust
  • Garrick Charitable Trust
  • Genesis Foundation
  • Royal Victoria Hall Foundation
  • Sylvia Waddilove Foundation
  • Thistle Trust
  • Unity Theatre Trust

The work of Actors Touring Company would not be possible, or as rewarding, without the generous support of the ATC Patrons:

  • Caroline Bailey
  • Cas and Philip Donald
  • Caroline Firstbrook 
  • Andrew Hochhauser QC
  • Jon and NoraLee Sedmak
  • Colin Smith
  • Ian Smith

We are also grateful to the following individuals for their generous support:

  • Geraldine Brodie
  • David Lubin
  • Alex Stitt
  • Christiane Altenburg
  • Josh Berger
  • Michael Quine
  • Henry Little
  • Professor Maria Delgado
  • Nelson Fernandez OBE
  • Patricia Hitchcock
  • Jo Cottrell
  • Stuart Cox
  • Hilda and Nigel Bellamy
  • Eleni Gill
  • Loraine von Moltke
  • Gianni Botsford Architects
  • Veronica Gledhill-Hall
  • Rich Major
  • David Massarella and Stuart Cox
  • Neil and Elena Pearse

Actors Touring Company is also supported by Arts Council England as a National Portfolio Organisation.

Support Us

ATC wants you to be a part of its plans by becoming an ATC Patron and making a gift that will have a significant impact on our work.

As a Patron, you will receive:

  • Invitations to ATC performances and open rehearsals as well as other special events throughout the year.
  • One-to one meetings with Ramin Gray, Artistic Director, to discuss current projects and future plans.
  • Dedication on ATC’s website, programmes, and play-texts.
  • The Patrons e-newsletter, sent quarterly, containing exclusive behind-the-scenes news and interviews with ATC’s travelling troupe of theatre-makers.
  • Opportunities to meet artists, writers and actors from all over the world.

80% Of our income is spent on delivering our charitable activity of providing enriching contemporary theatre to audiences

86 UK performances in 2017/18, reaching audiences of over 25,000