The Theatres Trust

Heritage Lottery Fund Project Exhibition: Alexandra Palace Theatre (London)

1st October 2014

Read the story at: Alexandra Palace
The free exhibition opens 27th Sep – 7th October and includes the most up to date Heritage Lottery Fund Project designs that will transform the eastern end of Alexandra Palace.
Heritage Lottery Fund Project Exhibition
Published 1 October 2014


The Lewes Reperatory Theatre's quest for a new home

1st October 2014

Lewes Reperatory Theatre has submitted a planning application to create a community theatre, arts & cultural centre at the former Magistrates’ Court in Lewes. An online petition has been started to support this planning application.

To read more about the planning application, please visit: Saving the LRT
To sign the online petition, please visit: Sign our petition
Published 1 October 2014


Questors Theatre building in Ealing, London to be renamed the Judi Dench Playhouse

1st October 2014

Read story at: The Stage
Questors Theatre Building to Be Renamed the Judi Dench Playhouse
Published 1 October 2014


Study Day: Bristol Old Vic

1st October 2014

To be held at the Bristol Old Vic on 24 October from 10am-5pm

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Theatres Trust responds to Technical Consultation on Planning

1st October 2014

The Theatres Trust has responded to a Department of Communities and Local Government’s Technical Consultation on Planning This consultation puts forward a range of proposals to further improve the planning system and build upon the improvements the DCLG have already made.

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Application submitted to statutory designate the Coronet Theatre, Elephant and Castle

30th September 2014

The Theatres Trust has applied for the Coronet Theatre in Elephant and Castle to be added to The National Heritage List for England. To see how the process works, please click here.

The Trust is concerned about the loss of this art deco theatre to the nation and believes it meets the special criteria for designation set out in English Heritage’s Culture and Entertainment selection guide. Read a summary of the Trust’s application.

Read English Heritage’s initial Consultation Report on the building and the Trust’s additional evidence.

The Twentieth Century Society and the Cinema Theatre Association have both supported our application. If you have additional evidence and wish to support our application to English Heritage please send these to: ApplicationsSouth@english-heritage.org.uk quoting Application Reference Number 486363. The consultation deadline is 08 October 2014.

A petition has been started to save The Coronet venue


Exeter Northcott Theatre fundraiser attracts major support from UK Law firm

30th September 2014

Read story at: Western Morning News
Theatre Fundraiser Attracts Major Support from UK Law Firm
Published 1 October 2014


Lawyers support Lyceum refurbishment work in Sheffield

30th September 2014

Read story at: Insider Media Limited
Lawyers Support Lyceum Refurbishment Work
Published 1 October 2014


Multi-million pound Winter Gardens scheme in Bournemouth for leisure complex, hotel, flats and piazzas ‘could get approval'

29th September 2014

Read story at: Daily Echo
Multi-Million Pound Winter Gardens Scheme for Leisure Complex, Hotel, Flats and Piazzas ‘Could Get Approval’
Published 1 October 2014


Work to start on Chester Theatre ahead of schedule

29th September 2014

Read Story At: Chester Chronicle
Work to Start on Chester Theatre Ahead of Schedule
Published 1 October 2014


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