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Membership Information

Information about your membership is detailed in the following printable booklet.

Membership payment

The membership year runs from 1st June to 31st May.  Current membership fees are £15 Non Acting and £40 Acting.  Students in full-time education are entitled to a 50% discount of fees.

Please pay your membership on-line and e-mail the Membership Secretary ( to confirm transfer, including your name as a reference.
Sort code 08-92-99
Account 65724318

Once you have made your payment please complete the form below or click here for a printable version.

Membership Form

Your Title: (required)

Your Surname: (required)

Your First Name: (required)

Your Address: (required)

Your Email: (required)

Home Telephone: (required)

Mobile: (required)

Date of Birth: (required)

Do you have any underlying medical condition or illness that would affect your cover under the caods insurance provided by NODA: (required)

Do you have a disability as stated under the Equality Act 2010: (required)

If you have answered YES to either of the above please provide details:

I wish that all annual subscriptions paid to caods shall be treated as donations under the Gift Aid Scheme and declare that I am a UK taxpayer, resident in the UK for tax purposes.
Please enter your name below to allow Gift Aid to be claimed or leave blank if not applicable.

Note: if you are a Non Acting member then Date of Birth and medical conditions are not required.

Please Note: the membership year runs from 1st June to 31st May.

Members' details are often made available to the Committee and Production Teams. Please advise if you do not want your details passed on.

Becoming a member of CAODS means that you are entitled to receive regular updates, communications and information which means that your contact details will need to be shared with CAODS personnel where necessary. We will not share your contact information with anyone outside of CAODS unless you have given us your consent and any personal information will only be shared where necessary. Please select yes to agree.

Upcoming Shows

Our Autumn 2018 show will be ‘Top Hat’. Keep an eye on our Current Show page and social media sites for more information.

Our Spring 2019 show will be ‘My Fair Lady’. Keep an eye on our Next Show page and social media sites for more information.

Our Autumn 2019 show will be announced shortly.

Our Spring 2020 show will be ‘Shrek the Musical’. We have lots of exciting planes for 2020/2021 as it will be our centenary year.

If you would like to get involved in either show then find out more on the Get Involved page! We are also always grateful for any help front of house or backstage.

The Benefits of Becoming A Member…

With the option of becoming an  acting or non-acting member you can keep in touch with caods and find out all the information directly to your inbox – as well as supporting the Society. Benefits of membership include receiving all official communications from the society regarding our shows, social and fundraising events, as well as access to our members’ only area on the website. You will receive a Members’ Bulletin via email each month and receive advance notification of future shows, auditions and events, such as our upcoming open evenings and Centenary celebrations in 2020. By becoming a paid up member of the society, you will have the opportunity to meet like minded people who enjoy all aspects of musical theatre, whether it be on or back stage. £15 per year to become a non-acting member or £40 per year for full membership – can you afford NOT to…..?

It’s so easy to join – Simply fill in the online form on our Join Us page and pay on-line, print out the PDF copy and post with a cheque as details. For more details contact our membership secretary by emailing to find out more about becoming part of this award winning society!

Become a “Friend of caods”

Why not support the Society and become a “Friend of caods“? You will receive some great benefits.

  • A Monthly Bulletin giving detailed news about the company and forthcoming productions
  • Exclusive access to the members area on our website enabling you to see what is going on in more detail
  • A vote at the AGM
  • An invitation to our social events
  • An invitation for a preview rehearsal for our shows
  • Included in our annual Friends prize draw for 2 seats for each show
  • A free programme for every show
  • In return for a donation you become part of the caods family and will be acknowledged as Friend in our show programme

Please contact our Membership Liaison committee member, Dave Yetton (via who will send you a form to complete. Please note that a minimum donation of £30 is required. This donation is in addition to any other fees charged if performing in a show.

Audition Information

Please click here for our Audition Guidelines which provides information on the audition process at caods.

Welcome Booklet

Please find our welcome booklet here for all new, current and returning members.

Society Rules

Please click here for Society Rules.