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The New Forest Players (NFP) is a leading Amateur Drama Group in New Milton in the New Forest Area of South England. Now in its 88th year, the NFP has an active membership and aims to produce at least three plays each year – so we are always on the lookout for New Members!

What does it cost?

For Current Members

  • Annual Subscription for single adult members – £30.00
  • Annual Subscription for a couple, living at the same address – £55.00
  • Annual Junior Subscription for under 18’s – Free
  • Subscriptions are due on the 1st May annually.

The committee have agreed for there to be a promotion to encourage new members to join New Forest Players.

Until April 30th 2018 the membership fee is free to new members and existing junior members whose membership for the next year will be free. New members will have to fill in our membership form a copy of which is on this website 
This free offer is not available to people who have been a member of New Forest Players in the past. They are obviously welcome to join us again but will be charged the normal membership fee.
What are the benefits?
  • The opportunity to meet other amateur theatre enthusiasts & take part on stage or behind the scenes at any of our productions!
  • Each Adult/Senior Citizen member gets to purchase one ticket at £5.00 for each production.
  • All members can attend club nights free of charge (£3.00 for non-members)
  • All members also receive our regular newsletter – “Contact”

How do I Join?

Patronage Scheme

  • For a minimum donation of £45.00 a single patron will receive 1 ticket for each of the  season’s four productions.
    For a minimum donation of £70.00 a couple both being patrons will receive 2 tickets.

Patrons are also able to book tickets before firm bookings are taken from non-members.

As a Patron you will also receive our newsletter Contact and can attend club nights free of charge.
NFP appreciates the support given to us by our Patrons and, where we have written permission, would like to include names of Patrons in our programmes. To become a patron download the application form (DOCX format) , print, complete and post.

More Information

If you would like further details of membership and subscriptions, please contact our Membership Secretary, Maureen Beven. You can email her on