Stay up-to-date with key news about theatres and the issues that affect them across the UK, including theatres which are currently on our Theatres at Risk register.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) update
We continue to work with other partners, sharing information and presenting the needs of theatre organisations to national and local government.
Support from Creative Scotland
Creative Scotland has launched funding programmes to support Scotland’s creative community in response to the coronavirus.
Theatres at Risk Capacity Building Programme
Thanks to funding from Historic England, The Pilgrim Trust and Swire Charitable Trust, this scheme is open for a second year.
The Old Rep awarded GDS FoH Fund
We are delighted to announce that The Old Rep in Birmingham has been chosen as the recipient of the GDS FoH Fund.
Support from Arts Council England
Details have been announced of a £160m fund to support organisations and individuals in the creative sector affected by the coronavirus
Update on Theatre Photograph of the Year
Unfortunately due to the coronavirus, we have made the decision to put the Theatre Photograph of the Year competition on hold.
Swindon Mechanics' Institute viability study
Report shows a viable future for this 'theatre at risk' as multi-purpose events venue.
Six theatres awarded funding to improve environmental sustainability
More than £100,000 has been awarded to six theatres through our Theatre Improvement Scheme, in association with the Wolfson Foundation, to improve the sustainability of their buildings.
Theatres Trust commits to environmental sustainability
We are making five commitments to reshape our work and help influence and improve the sector’s sustainability.
Theatres recognised in Civic Trust Awards 2020
We are delighted to see a number of theatre and performance venues recognised in the 2020 Civic Trust Awards.
Mayor of London backs Streatham Hill Theatre appeal
Plans to save the Theatres at Risk received a major boost as Mayor of London announces his support for the crowdfunding campaign.
Joseph Rowntree Theatre receives J&C Joel Setting the Stage Fund award
York theatre receives £10,000 worth of products from the international stage equipment company as part of partnership with Theatres Trust.