The Theatres Trust

Borough Hall redesign to go ahead despite “substantial concerns”

22nd April 2014

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Borough Hall redesign to go ahead despite “substantial concerns”
Published: 22nd April 2014


Liverpool Everyman named building of year

22nd April 2014

Six North West buildings won RIBA North West Regional Awards from the Royal Institute of British Architects in recognition of their architectural excellence.

The RIBA North West Regional Award winning buildings are: - Enterprise South Liverpool Academy, Liverpool by BDP - Everyman Theatre, Liverpool by Haworth Tompkins - Liverpool Central Library, Liverpool by Austin-Smith: Lord LLP - Manchester School of Art, Manchester by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios - Number One Riverside, Rochdale by FaulknerBrowns Architects - Trafford Town Hall, Trafford by 5plus Architects

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Fresh hope for Dudley Hippodrome as events firm submits business plan

20th April 2014

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Fresh hope for Dudley Hippodrome as events firm submits business plan
Published: 20th April 2014


Yellow Brick Road arts company in bid to make Haymarket theatre creative hub

19th April 2014

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Yellow Brick Road arts company in bid to make Haymarket theatre creative hub
Published: 19th April 2014


Derby architect's vision to give Assembly Rooms a new lease of life

18th April 2014

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Derby architect’s vision to give Assembly Rooms a new lease of life
Published: 18th April 2014


Liverpool's FACT arts hub named one of the top five cinemas in the world

18th April 2014

Read more at Liverpool Echo
Liverpool’s FACT arts hub named one of the top five cinemas in the world
Published: 18th April 2014


Public works money could have salvaged Brighton's Hippodrome

18th April 2014

Tim Ridgway says we should be grateful for the proposed restoration of the Brighton Hippodrome, no matter how much the interior space will be compromised by conversion into a restaurant/cinema venue (The Argus, April 14). He says the money isn’t there to do it any other way.

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York Theatre Royal to receive a major upgrade

17th April 2014

Application: 14/00683/LBC & 14/00682/FULL

York City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building and planning applications for the first phase of comprehensive internal and external alterations and improvements to the York Theatre Royal.

The Trust supports the proposal in principle because it aims to reorganise and upgrade the foyer, front-of-house areas and main auditorium within the York Theatre Royal to create a more sustainable and accessible theatre with enhanced facilities for both theatre audiences and performers.

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


Palace Theatre in Swansea set for £75,000 regeneration

17th April 2014

Read more at The Stage
Palace Theatre in Swansea set for £75,000 regeneration
Published: 17th April 2014


Ten days to go until Conference 14 Community Theatres

17th April 2014

As new ‘Community Rights’ give people more of a say on running their local communities, discover how your theatre can benefit.

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