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Dumfries Theatre Royal project wins financial support

21st May 2013

Councillors have agreed to commit £455,000 to the cost of redeveloping Scotland’s oldest working theatre.

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Bournemouth's Winter Gardens £150m revamp plans revised

20th May 2013

Bournemouth’s former Winter Gardens site could be turned into flats, an adventure playground and restaurants.

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Minor variations to conditions imposed on East Horsley’s Nomad Theatre

20th May 2013

Applications: 13/P/00611

Guildford Borough Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above application for variations to planning permission 12/P/01831 of 20 December 2012 for a new extension to the Nomad Theatre, Bishopsmead Parade in East Horsley.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response.

To view the planning application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click search.


Eastbourne Hippodrome refurbished box office and tourist information opens

19th May 2013

MP Stephen Lloyd officially opened the refurbished box office and new tourist information centre at the Royal Hippodrome Theatre in Eastbourne on Monday 6 May. The theatre this year celebrates its 130th anniversary and the relocation of the Eastbourne Hospitality Association (EHA) and opening of a tourist facility at the theatre gives the venue multi use to help secure its longevity.

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The Savoy, Tonyrefail: Couple's theatre vision for old bingo hall

19th May 2013

A couple are using their life savings to turn a derelict south Wales valleys cinema and bingo hall into a community theatre.

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Rhyl's Little Theatre marks 50th Anniversary

18th May 2013

A gala is being held in Denbighshire to mark the 50th anniversary of Rhyl’s Little Theatre, which was purpose-built theatre for children.

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Dudley Hippodrome theatre to be demolished

18th May 2013

A West Midlands theatre will be demolished as part of £10m regeneration plans, a council has said.

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Bishop's Castle Theatre saved in last minute deal

17th May 2013

A Theatre in Bishop’s Castle which was under threat of closure has been saved from the axe at the eleventh hour.

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West End venues to be exempt from controversial planning law

16th May 2013

Theatres in the West End have been saved from new planning legislation that had threatened to bring them into conflict with nearby residents, after local councils were granted exemptions from the change in law.

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Arts centre set to open on London’s Shaftesbury Avenue

16th May 2013

A disused former chapel in the heart of London’s West End is to reopen as a temporary performance space next month, with plans being developed to turn the iconic building into a permanent “experimental” arts venue for the capital.

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