The Theatres Trust

Deal to sell Porthmadog's Coliseum Cinema for £235,000 agreed

2nd December 2014

Read more at Daily Post
Deal to sell Porthmadog’s Coliseum Cinema for £235,000 agreed Published 2 December 2014


Work to start on £4.8m RSC restoration and innovation project

2nd December 2014

Read more at Stratford upon Avon Herald
Work to start on £4.8m RSC restoration and innovation project
Published 2 December 2014


Dudley Hippodrome will make £2,000 profit every day say campaigners

2nd December 2014

Read more at Express & Star
Dudley Hippodrome will make £2,000 profit every day say campaigners
Published 2 December 2014


King's Cultural Enquiry calls on sector to share evidence

2nd December 2014

As the first stage in its Cultural Enquiry into the value of partnerships, Culture at King’s is calling for organisations across the cultural sector to come forward with examples of what has worked – and what hasn’t – in 2014. To facilitate this call out, they have issued a questionnaire asking as many organisations as possible to fill it out and share their experiences:https://kclbs.qualtrics.com/SE/?SID=SV_2gVsfnEf9jnMc3b

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New ACE journal 'Create' explores 'value of art and culture'

2nd December 2014

Read more at The Bookseller
New ACE Jjournal Create explores value of art and culture
Published 2 November 2014


Major new capital project commences at the Royal Shakespeare Company

2nd December 2014

The Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has announced the start of a major project which will see the restoration of the oldest part of the Company’s theatres in Stratford-upon-Avon, plus the opening of a new exhibition, which will immerse visitors in the RSC’s rich history and showcase how the Company makes its world famous productions. The project is supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Find out more at the Royal Shakespeare Comapany


London Olympicopolis culture hub plan gets £141m funding

2nd December 2014

Read more with The Guardian
London Olympicopolis culture hub plan gets £141m funding
Find out more by visiting: HereEast, The Company, Random Spaces
Published 2 December 2014


Canada Water Culture Space – Open Tender Procurement

2nd December 2014

In 2015 Southwark Council will be offering a tender opportunity for the management of Canada Water Culture Space with effect from April 2016. The opportunity will be formally advertised in May 2015, but in the meantime, they are seeking expressions of interest from potential creative organisations that may wish to tender. An open event will be held at Canada Water Library and Culture Space early in 2015 to inform interested organisations about the tender opportunity, provide a tour of the venue and a Q&A session.

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Temporary signage for London's Playhouse Theatre while maintenance works continue

27th November 2014

Application: 14/10377/LBC

Westminster City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for temporary signage on the temporary scaffolding currently surrounding the Playhouse Theatre. The Trust supports the application.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here and enter the application number


New doors for Ilkley's Kings Hall

27th November 2014

Application: 14/04914/LBC

Bradford Metropolitan District Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application to replace the entrance doors to the Kings Hall, Ilkley. The Trust supports the application.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here and enter the application number


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