STSG is open to all backstage theatre professionals working in education; primarily Theatre, Drama or Performing Arts Technicians, Designers, Managers and Teachers working in UK schools or colleges.
You must be over 18 and employed by an educational organisation. The majority of our members work in secondary schools, but we welcome members from all sectors of education, with any type of facilities (whether that be theatre, school hall, drama studio or classroom).
Membership is also available at the committee's discretion for those who have a proven interest in the Group but do not fulfil the criteria above. We don't offer corporate membership, but welcome support through sponsorship and at our conference.
£7 per year (Free to join until January 2023).
School (up to 3 members)
£10 per year.
Subs are due annually and can be paid by BACS, cheque or online via Paypal; either personally or by your school. There is a small admin fee for online payments.
ABTT members can join STSG for free (you must be eligible to join STSG).
Young Associate (18-25) / Early Career Associate (26-30)
STSG will receive £7 at no extra cost to you.
STSG will receive £15 at no extra cost to you.
STSG will receive £50 at no extra cost to your organisation.
See ABTT website for their subscription rates.
New members can join for free until the first renewal, at which time we hope you will decide to remain as a paying member. Subs are due in January, but new members joining during the Autumn Term (September-December) don't have to pay until the following year. The free period only applies to individual membership.
If you are already an ABTT member, please join us for free by completing our online application form, then contact the ABTT Office to register your STSG membership if you have not already done so.
If you have been referred to us from the ABTT, please complete our online application form to activate your free membership.
Members can also renew via the same link below.
When renewing, please fully complete the checkout process, even if there is nothing to pay.
All prospective members should read our Constitution, which includes our Privacy & Data Handling Policy (Section 9), and forms the terms and conditions of membership.
If you have any problems with the application or renewal system, please contact the Group Administrator.