The Theatres Trust

Derby Trust gets boost in its bid for cash to revamp historic former Theatre

6th August 2013

A trust which wants to buy and restore Derby’s crumbling former Hippodrome says a new study on the building will help it bid for up to £5 million.

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Fire crews called to Shanklin Theatre

5th August 2013

Wrestling fans were evacuated from Shanklin Theatre last night (Sunday) after smoke was spotted.

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Free tickets to Shakespeare's Globe for London state schools

2nd August 2013

Deutsche Bank extends partnership with Shakespeare’s Globe for another three years.

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Keswick tea rooms faces demolition to make way for Cumbrian Theatre development

2nd August 2013

The Lakeland Tea Gardens will be knocked down to make way for a new £600,000 development of the nearby Theatre by the Lake that will include a new restaurant and cafe.

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Musical gives £5k boost to Whitehall Theatre Trust in Dundee

1st August 2013

A sell-out production of The Sound of Music has raised more than £5,000 for the Whitehall Theatre Trust.

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Inside the Octagon Theatre as it undergoes £580,000 revamp

1st August 2013

With the bar and cafe areas now unrecognisable, work is well under way revamping Bolton’s Octagon Theatre.

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Highgate and Camden fringe theatres welcome calls for free advertising on Tube

1st August 2013

Highgate theatres have welcomed a new report calling on the Mayor of London to implement recommendations which will help increase audiences and make it easier for fringe venues to access funding.

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Birmingham Repertory and Halas Homes team up for theatre project

31st July 2013

Halesowen charity Halas Homes and the Birmingham Repertory Theatre have teamed up for a groundbreaking arts project.

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Aviva ends court battle with £1.1m payout to Hackney Empire

31st July 2013

Hackney Empire Theatre in east London has won a legal battle against Aviva lasting almost a decade. The venue took the insurer to court under a no win, no fee arrangement and with funding from Lord Alan Sugar.

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Campaigners vow to fight all the way as D-day looms for Dudley landmark

31st July 2013

Protestors battling to save a historic building have vowed to fight all the way ahead of D-day for Dudley Hippodrome.

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