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.
Theatres Trust praises Edinburgh Council's support for Leith Theatre
The news that Edinburgh City Council have awarded £1m in their latest budget towards Theatre at Risk Leith Theatre is a fantastic endorsement of the hard work of Leith Theatre Trust and their ambition to fully restore and reopen this important building.
Theatres Trust disappointed at termination of Dudley Hippodrome lease
It is bitterly disappointing that Dudley Metropolitan Borough Council’s cabinet has opted for the early termination of the five year lease granted to the volunteers trying to save theatre at risk Dudley Hippodrome.
Theatres Magazine Winter / Spring 2018 published
Theatres Trust Theatres Magazine for Friends and Corporate Supporters has been published, leading on Theatres at Risk stories, here's a peek at what's inside.
Theatres Trust announce final four Urgent Repairs recipients
We have awarded four theatres a total of £54,520 in the final funding round of the Urgent Repairs Scheme. This scheme, set up in partnership with the Wolfson Foundation, helps theatres in need of immediate repair and maintenance.
Wolfson renew support with new Theatre Improvement Scheme
Following the success of the Urgent Repairs Scheme pilot, the first collaboration between the Theatres Trust and the Wolfson Foundation, the partnership continues with the launch of the new Theatre Improvement Scheme.
Tim Eyles reappointed as Theatres Trust Chair
We are delighted to announce that Culture Secretary Matt Hancock has reappointed Tim Eyles as Chair of the Theatres Trust for a further three years until 31 January 2021.
New Theatres Trust archive catalogues available online
Thanks to the efforts of our wonderful archive volunteers, two of our archive collections have been catalogued. Find out more about the collections and how to access them.
Theatres at Risk Register on Good Morning Britain
Theatres Trust Trustee, Dara Ó Briain, appeared on Good Morning Britain this week to announce the launch of our 2018 Theatres at Risk Register.
Trustee Dara Ó Briain talks to BBC Radio London about our work
Theatres Trust Trustee Dara Ó Briain spoke to Robert Elms on BBC Radio London this week, highlighting the work we do with Theatres at Risk. Listen to find out more about some of the 35 theatres appearing on 2018's Theatres at Risk Register.
Theatres Trust welcomes approval of Theatre Royal Drury Lane plans
The City of Westminster has approved the planning applications for the works at the Grade I Listed Theatre Royal Drury Lane. Theatres Trust welcomes the plans.
Give the gift of Theatres Trust Friends membership this Christmas
Treat your friends, loved ones and colleagues to the perfect gift this year, the gift of Theatres Trust Friends membership. Our Friends are loyal, passionate supporters of theatres and have an important role to play in our work. Find out more.
Scarborough Futurist call in refused
It is with regret that the Secretary of State has decided not to call in the planning decision on the Futurist Theatre, thereby paving the way for the Council to progress demolition of the building.