Support us


As a registered charity, Chichester Festival Theatre needs support from people like you. The generosity and commitment of our members and donors means we can:

  • Keep creating world-class theatre in the heart of West Sussex
  • Inspire and involve vulnerable people in our community, and run our award-winning Youth Theatre 
  • Invest in emerging talent in UK theatre through unique career development schemes
  • Care for and share our rich heritage through a fascinating archive and Grade II* listed building

There are many ways to support us. Whether you are an individual, a charitable trust or a company, you can get closer to the work we do, both on and off stage.

Take a look at the ways in which you can support us; or email the Development Team on or call 01243 812881.

Make a donation

Individual support

Corporate support

Thank you to our Benefactors, Commissioning and Patrons Circles, Festival Players and Trusts and Foundations for their support. .

Chichester Festival Theatre strives for best practice in fundraising and is registered with the Fundraising Regulator. We are honest and transparent with our donors, ensuring our fundraising activities are legal and respectful.