join the d'n

Our work is done by members, for members.


d'n membership gives you:

  • free access to the d'n Dramaturgs' Contract Package and its update

  • access to members-only events (including the International Dramaturgy Lab), forums & mailing list

  • a community of dramaturgs, literary managers and academics for continuing professional development, discussion, skills exchange

  • free or discounted access to d'n events

  • other opportunities that may arise.


d'n membership also pays for:

  • hosting events, workshops and guest speakers

  • advocating for dramaturgs and the craft of dramaturgy in the performing arts

  • working towards better contracts, payment and crediting of dramaturgs' work.

d'n membership costs:

  • £35 membership

  • £20 affordable* membership


The membership is valid for one calendar year, with membership at the normal price renewing automatically after that time.

* affordable membership is for anyone who feels the normal membership would be a financial burden.


if cost is still an issue, please do not hesitate to contact us to discuss other options.



  • join the d'n

    Every year
    become a member at the normal price
  • join affordably

    lower-cost membership for those affected by the pandemic
    Valid for one year

Please select your membership type below, and complete your purchase.
Note that you'll need to register for an account with our website in order to do this.

If you prefer, you can also download and post this standing order form:

for new members

After paying your membership, we ask new members to complete a short membership form, telling us a bit about you. We'd also appreciate it if you'd fill out the separate monitoring form, but this is optional.

Please feel free to contact us with any questions.