The Theatres Trust

Campaigners to fight on against Croydon Council plans to shut Fairfield Halls

29th February 2016

Read the story at Croydon Guardian
Campaigners to fight on against Croydon Council despite Fairfield Halls board agreeing to two-year closure of venue
Published 29 February 2016


Lyceum Theatre in Sheffield given show-stopping Johnstone's refurbishment

29th February 2016

Read the story at Specification Online
Historic theatre given show-stopping Johnstone’s refurbishment
Published 29 February 2016


Bygones: New Derby Theatre production marks 60th anniversary of Osborne classic

29th February 2016

Read the story at Derby Telegraph
Bygones: New Derby Theatre production marks 60th anniversary of Osborne classic
Published 29 February 2016


Steel frame lifted into place as Whitehaven's Rosehill Theatre's revamp gathers pace

29th February 2016

Read the story at News & Star
Steel frame lifted into place as theatre’s £2.7m revamp gathers pace
Published 29 February 2016


March start for £4.6m Bury's The Met revamp

29th February 2016

Read the story at Place North West
March start for £4.6m Met revamp
Published 29 February 2016


Fairfield Halls in Croydon, London to close for two years in £30m revamp

29th February 2016

Read the story at The Stage
Fairfield Halls to close for two years in £30m revamp
Published 29 February 2016


Plans submitted for the new Shakespeare North Playhouse in Prescot

29th February 2016

Application: 15/00838/FULL

The Theatres Trust supported the above application for the development of the Shakespeare North Playhouse, including the creation of a new indoor Elizabethan replica theatre at the core of a new education centre delivering a post graduate programme in Shakespearean performance practice.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here


Show Culture Some Love - No to austerity & arts budget cuts

29th February 2016

Show Culture Some Love conference
Saturday 12 March 2016
Venue: Trade Union Congress (TUC)
Congress House, 23-28 Great Russell St, London WC1B 3LS

This is an event organised under the banner of the Show Culture Some Love campaign by the Southern & Eastern Region of the TUC’s Creative & Leisure Industries Committee (CLIC) and the PCS union Culture Group.

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Nottingham’s Theatre Royal and Royal Concert Hall gets cash for major development

28th February 2016

Read the story at British Theatre Guide
Nottingham venue gets cash for major development
Published 28 February 2016


18-flat plan for recently-demolished Little Theatre site in Aberdare to be discussed

26th February 2016

Read the story at WalesOnline
What do you make of the 18-flat plan for recently-demolished Little Theatre site in Aberdare?
Published 26 February 2016


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