A proven, cost-effective and highly visible marketing tool for businesses in our county.

Interested in Sponsoring?

Sponsoring The Courtyard is one of the most powerful and effective ways to positively reinforce your company’s brand to targeted audiences. Choose to support shows, our community and outreach work, or even areas of the building that align with your brand or business ethos.
The Courtyard is a vibrant and busy venue with a huge footfall of around 320,000 people a year. We have a wide range of sell-out shows and events to choose from. This enables you to target any kind of audience from family-friendly shows like Pantomime to adults only events such as our Comedy Clubs.
We offer sponsorship packages and partnerships that are truly creative and interactive. Each one is tailored to your business needs and budget to ensure the best results.

Event Sponsorship Benefits

  • High-level branding (print/digital)
  • Complimentary tickets and ‘meet the cast’ opportunities (catering charged separately)
  • Press and PR coverage
  • Direct mail opportunities
  • Discounted tickets for staff
  • Promotional opportunities here and out in the community

Available Sponsorship

  • Cinema and Live Screenings packages
  • Youth Theatre productions
  • Community co-productions
  • Education work 
  • Older peoples’ projects
  • Week-long productions
  • Other aspects of our work or building support

Current & Recent Sponsors Include:

Westons Cider (Westons Cider Comedy Club 2024)
Cotswold Hereford MINI (Alice in Wonderland April 2017, Senior Youth Theatre Production 2020)
GABBS Solicitors (Elves and The Shoemaker 2019, Snow White 2018)
Tudors Building Supplies (Box Office 2019-22)
Cotswold Hereford BMW (A Murder is Announced 2020, Met Opera Live Screenings 2018/19)
Rotherwood Healthcare (Great Expectations 2019, The Goal 2018, Pride and Prejudice 2017)


Get in touch:

To find out more about sponsoring events at The Courtyard, contact Head of Fundraising, Melanie Denning,


Thanks to the following supporters:
Tesco Stores Herefordshire, Old Market Hereford, Hereford College of Arts, Hereford Sixth Form College, The Beehive Florist, Mike Gell, The Sign People, Signs and Engravings, Print Plus, Royal National College for the Blind, Hereford Cathedral School, Monnow Electrical Services, Eat Sleep Live Herefordshire, Castle House, National Trust and Westons Cider.