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.
Burnley Empire Ltd receives National Lottery Resilient Heritage award
Theatres Trust welcomes the news that the organisation behind saving Theatre at Risk Burnley Empire has received funding to build its capacity.
Theatre architecture recognised in RIBA Regional Awards shortlists
RIBA has announced the shortlists for its regional awards, which include several theatres and performance spaces.
Arts Council England Small Capital Grants
Arts Council England has announced details of its £11.3m fund for small capital projects.
Morecambe Winter Gardens receives Coastal Communities funding
Theatres Trust welcomes the news that this theatre on our Theatres at Risk register has received vital support
Cultural Infrastructure Plan
Theatres Trust is pleased to have supported GLA in the development of the Cultural Infrastructure Plan and will be continuing to work with them to deliver the actions it outlines.
Matthew Bourne to be honoured with Special Olivier Award
Congratulations to Theatres Trust Ambassador Matthew Bourne on being the recipient of this year’s Special Award in recognition of his extraordinary achievements in dance.
Selladoor takes on Theatre at Risk Peterborough Broadway
We are delighted that the Peterborough Broadway, currently on our Theatres at Risk register, will be secured thanks to a partnership with Selladoor, who will manage the venue.
Theatres and other performance spaces recognised in Civic Trust Awards
The Civic Trust Awards is Europe’s longest running architectural and built environment awards programme.
New grant scheme launched to improve environmental sustainability
Theatres Trust, in association with the Wolfson Foundation, has launched a new grant scheme to funding project improving the environmental sustainability of theatres
Theatres Trust welcomes high streets report
The Housing, Communities and Local Government committee has published its report on the future of the high street, High Streets and Town Centres in 2030.
London Small Theatres Grants Scheme supports five more theatres
From improving viability and finding access solutions, we have awarded £25k to five small London theatres, Omnibus Theatre, The Big House, Queen's Theatre Hornchurch, Tower Theatre and Soho Theatre.
Seven theatre projects awarded funds to improve accessibility
From installing leading assistive listening and captioning technologies, to offering practical solutions to the challenges historic theatres face providing level access across all floors, we have awarded seven projects grants to improve accessibility.