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.
New in-kind grant scheme launched in partnership with GDS
We are delighted to announce details of the GDS FoH Fund which offers up to £10,000 worth of front-of-house lighting to one lucky theatre.
Swansea Council buys Palace Theatre
Swansea Council has announced it will buy Theatre at Risk Swansea Palace Theatre and has plans to return it to use.
New campaign group formed to save Garston Empire
The Friends of Garston Empire has been set up by local residents and business people to develop plans to return the Theatre at Risk to use.
Burnley Empire opens to the public for one day only
An rare opportunity to see inside the Theatre at Risk on 22 September as part of Heritage Open Days.
Thank you to our Conference 19: Centre Stage supporters
Conference 19: Centre Stage is generously sponsored and supported by a diverse group of organisations, consultancies and manufacturers.
Theatre exhibitions this summer
Some exhibitions and events on theatre around the country this summer.
Theatre in Sixties Leatherhead: the origins of the Thorndike Theatre
On 17 September Dr Alistair Fair will give a Heritage Open Day talk celebrating 50 years of the Grade II listed Thorndike Theatre.
Knight of Illumination Theatre shortlist
The Knight of Illumination Awards has announced the 2019 shortlist of nominees for the Theatre category.
Wide range of London theatres receive small grants
Eleven theatres receive a total of £50,000 from our London Small Theatres Grants Scheme.
Bursaries for Conference 19
Thanks to the support of ETC, GDS and HQ Theatres, we are able to offer bursary places to higher education students, emerging artists and small / unfunded organisations.
Booking now open for Conference 19: Centre Stage
Centre Stage – artist and audience at the heart of theatres takes place on 15 October. The first wave of speakers have been announced and tickets are on sale.
Nevill Holt Opera shortlisted for Sterling Prize
Congratulations to the new opera theatre on making the prestigious RIBA award shortlist.