The Theatres Trust

West End's Garrick Theatre to refurbish the Stalls Bar

19th August 2015

Application: 15/06017/LBC

The Trust responded to the above listed building application for refurbishment and alterations to the stalls bar at the Garrick Theatre, including creation of a second entrance. The Theatres Trust supports the application.

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The Theatres Trust objects to development above the Finborough Theatre

19th August 2015

Application: PP/15/04451

The Trust responded to the above application for alterations to the building at 118 Finborough Road and conversion of the second and attic floors into three residential units. The Finborough Theatre is located on the first floor of the building. The Theatres Trust objected to the application as we are substantially concerned about the adverse effect the development will have on the long term viability and operation of the Finborough Theatre.

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Picture from the past: Empire Theatre in Southend on fire in 1895

18th August 2015

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Picture from the past: Empire theatre in Southend on fire in 1895
Published 18 August 2015


New flats could force closure of Earl's Court's Finborough Theatre

18th August 2015

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New flats could force closure of Earl’s Court’s Finborough Theatre, where Bremner and co began careers
Published 18 August 2015


Exeter bus station pool critics argue theatre would be better for the city

18th August 2015

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Exeter bus station pool critics argue theatre would be better for the city
Published 18 August 2015


Local community protests against changes at Mull Theatre by electing rival board

18th August 2015

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Local community protests against changes at Mull Theatre by electing rival board
Published 18 August 2015


Chippenham’s Town Hall and Neeld Hall to be renovated

18th August 2015

Application: 15/07159/FUL and 15/07180/LBC

The Trust responded to the above planning and listed building applications for alterations to improve access and front of house facilities at Chippenham’s Town Hall and Neeld Hall. The Theatres Trust supports the applications.

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Cinema proposal for West Norwood's Nettlefold Hall

18th August 2015

Application: 15/04179/RG4

The Trust responded to the above planning application for the redevelopment of the West Norwood Library and Nettlefold Hall to create a new library and four screen cinema. The Theatres Trust did not object to the application.

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A ‘new era’ for Horncastle’s Red Lion Theatre

17th August 2015

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A ‘new era’ for Red Lion Theatre
Published 17 August 2015


10 things you (probably) didn’t know about Edinburgh Playhouse

17th August 2015

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10 things you (probably) didn’t know about Edinburgh Playhouse
Published 17 August 2015


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