Established in 1908 we are proud to be one of the oldest amateur theatre companies in the UK. We strive to present the work of William Shakespeare and other wonderful theatre to the Derby audience. An amateur group with professional standards.

Up Next: 'King Lear' at the Guildhall Theatre, Derby 8th - 12th November

“Fast, funny and beautifully crafted!”


Our recent production of 'Twelfth Night' was a fresh, funny and moving take on the classic Shakespearean comedy of love, gender and identity. Take a look at our show photos to see our wonderful cast under the direction of Charlotte Matthews and Chris Scott! Continue...


"Intrigued from the outset!"

- Review From ria amber tesia

Derby Shakespeare on tour! In September 2015 we took Marie Jones's unique Irish comedy 'Stones In His Pockets' on the road around Derbyshire - have a look at some photos from this hilarious and poignant two-man-fifteen-character show! Continue...


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