Paines Plough

The national theatre of new plays.

Paines Plough is an award-winning, nationally and internationally renowned touring theatre company. We commission and produce new plays on tour, and help playwrights develop their craft. We believe everyone should have the opportunity to see the best new plays. Our purpose is to be the national touring theatre showcasing the best of British new plays far and wide, from Aberdeen to the Isle of Wight, so everyone, everywhere, has a chance to experience one of our nation’s greatest and most celebrated artistic products.