The Theatres Trust

New Secombe and Charles Cryer theatres owners trusted to take full control

2nd July 2015

Read the story at Your Local Guardian
New theatre owners trusted to take full control
Published 2 July 2015


Stafford Gatehouse fined £20k for backstage injury

1st July 2015

Read the story at The Stage
Stafford Gatehouse fined £20k for backstage injury
Published 1 July 2015


'New dawn' for Prestatyn's Scala Cinema and Arts Centre

1st July 2015

Read the story at Daily Post
WATCH: ‘New dawn’ for Prestatyn’s Scala Cinema and Arts Centre
Published 1 July 2015


British Theatre Repertoire 2013: Full Report

1st July 2015

The British Theatre Consortium, UK Theatre and the Society of London Theatres have released the British Theatre Repertoire report.
The report results from analysis by the British Theatre Consortium, UK Theatre and the Society of London Theatres of the programmes of 273 auditoria, across the subsidized and commercial sectors, in 2013.
For the full press release see UK Theatre
Published 19 May 2015


Arts Minister Caral Ni Chuilin pledges to unravel cracks at MAC arts building in Belfast

1st July 2015

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Arts Minister Caral Ni Chuilin pledges to unravel cracks at MAC arts building in Belfast
Published 1 July 2015


British Theatre Guide Report on Conference 15: Valuing Theatres

30th June 2015

The British Theatre Guide has published its report on proceedings of The Theatres Trust Conference 15: Valuing Theatres.


Soho House redevelopment proposed

30th June 2015

Application: 15/04634/FUL

The Theatres Trust commented on the above planning application for alterations and extensions to Soho House and Kettner’s located adjacent to the Palace Theatre and Prince Edward Theatre. The Trust does not object to the application, provided an appropriate planning condition to manage construction noise is applied to any planning permission issued.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here


Bookings open for Building Better Theatres Workshop Programme
Autumn 2015 – Spring 2016

30th June 2015

The Theatres Trust, the National Advisory Public Body for Theatres, announces booking is open for Building Better Theatres, its Workshop Programme Autumn 2015 – Spring 2016.

Following the success of our 2014-15 programme, the new Workshop Programme offers a series of six day-long, practically-based sessions, led by individuals with real experience of capital projects and their management. It is specially tailored for people responsible for theatre buildings who want practical and detailed advice, not only on capital developments but also on other aspects of caring for their theatres.

The dates for this year’s programme are as follows:-
16 September 2015: Fundraising for a Capital Project
30 September 2015: Theatres and Heritage
21 October 2015: Planning Policy and Theatres
18 Nov 2015: Planning a Capital Project
21 Jan 2016: Delivering a Capital Project
18 Feb 2016: Theatre Maintenance

Our workshops are attended by individuals from a vast range of theatres from throughout the UK. Thirty-four different theatres/organisations ranging from small amateur theatres to large West End companies attended our 2014-15 Workshop Programme.

Visit www.theatrestrust.org.uk/events/workshops-15-16 to find out more about individual workshops and to book places.

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Former Theatre Royal chief wants to have reunion in Plymouth

30th June 2015

Read the story at Plymouth Herald
Former Theatre Royal chief wants to have reunion in Plymouth
Published 30 June 2015


Theatres Trust Director Mhora Samuel to raise funds for Theatrical Guild with First Night Riders

30th June 2015

This year’s First Night Riders charity motorbike and classic car tour of British theatres, which raises money for The Theatrical Guild’s (TTG) vital work, takes to the roads on Friday 3 July to Monday 6 July 2015.

This year marks the sixth year that some of the theatre industry’s biggest movers and shakers zoom together for a weekend aimed at raising awareness and much-needed funds to help TTG support Backstage and FOH staff in need.

Established in 1891, TTG is dedicated to looking after theatre personnel who, due to a variety of circumstances need welfare advice, counseling, educational sponsorship and many other forms of help.

Please help raise funds for The Theatrical Guild by sponsoring Theatres Trust Director Mhora Samuel on FNR 2015


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