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.
UK Theatres Small Grants Scheme awards five further theatres funding
We pleased to announce that we are awarding £22,500 to five theatres across the UK from the Theatres Protection Fund.
Leaseholder steps in to operate Theatre at Risk Peterborough Broadway
The operators of Theatre at Risk Peterborough Broadway have ceased trading, a blow for a theatre that was beginning to re-establish itself with the community. We're working to support the leaseholder as they look to keep it open and secure its future.
Theatres Trust responds to the Civil Society Strategy
Read our response to the UK Government's vision for better connected communities and its possible implications for theatres.
Theatres Magazine Summer 2018 published
Theatres Trust Summer TM for Friends and Corporate Supporters has been published, leading on Conference 18: Adapt & Thrive stories, here's a peek at what's inside.
Theatres Trust welcomes the approval of The Factory, Manchester
We welcome the approval of the new flexible space and are pleased that John McGrath, CEO and Artistic Director will be speaking at our annual conference.
Theatres Trust welcomes the revised National Planning Policy Framework
Read our response to the revised NPPF including the adoption of Agent of Change as a development consideration.
J&C Joel celebrate 40 years by supporting Theatres Trust
J&C Joel, manufacturer of flame retardant fabrics, drapery and stage engineering solutions has selected Theatres Trust as their chosen charity in their 40th anniversary year. Each customer will be asked to donate £1 per order, which they will match.
Blackpool Winter Gardens Pavilion secures Selladoor partnership
We are delighted that the Pavilion Theatre at the Blackpool Winter Gardens, on our Theatres at Risk register, will be protected and revitalised thanks to a partnership with Selladoor and Blackpool Entertainment Company.
#InspiringFutureTheatre by the Theatres Trust
In support of the UK Theatre and SOLT initiative Inspiring the Future of Theatre, some of our staff discuss why they work in theatre, and why they love working to protect theatres across the UK.
Theatre at Risk Streatham Hill Theatre listed as an ACV
Lambeth Council have listed Theatre at Risk Streatham Hill Theatre as an Asset of Community Value, offering the theatre additional protection from development. This is great news for the campaign group working to repopen the historic venue.
Improving Accessibility scheme supported by Arts Disability Champion
We're delighted that Andrew Miller, UK disability champion for the arts and culture sector has supported our Improving Accessibility funding route, year one of our Theatre Improvement Scheme, for driving the access agenda beyond reasonable adjustment.
Join the industry in inspiring future theatre
Join us and support SOLT and UK Theatre's industry initiative, Inspiring the Future of Theatre, to help showcase the huge range of careers available in theatre, and encourage children and young people to consider jobs they might not have known existed.