The Theatres Trust

Recording report for Adeline Genee Dance Theatre

30th November 2011

Planning application: TA/2010/19

Tandridge District Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on Condition 13 which relates to the provision of a recording report for the former Adeline Genee Dance Theatre, East Grinstead, following demolition.

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

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


Part change of use for Bournemouth’s former Coronation Picture Palace

30th November 2011

Planning application: 7-2011-1347-K

Bournemouth Borough Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the change of use of part ground floor and upper floor from photographic studio to office use (Class B1) at the former Coronation Picture Palace.

The application raises no issues as far as The Theatres Trust is concerned. Read the Trust’s response

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


UK's first professional Shop Front Theatre to re-open

29th November 2011

The UK’s first professional Shop Front Theatre is to re-open its doors again after closing briefly during the late summer. Theatre Absolute have announced a new three-year lease for one of Coventry’s empty shops has been secured with Coventry City Council. Julia Negus and Chris O’Connell from Theatre Absolute founded the Shop Front Theatre in City Arcade, Coventry in 2009.

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Calls for CCTV to help protect Derby's Hippodrome as pair quizzed over blaze

29th November 2011

An MP has called for CCTV cameras to be installed near Derby’s Hippodrome to help prevent future arson attacks. Fifty firefighters tackled the latest blaze which engulfed the grade II-listed building at 3.30am on Saturday 26 November. Police yesterday arrested two men, a 19-year-old and a 23-year-old, on suspicion of arson and the pair were last night being quizzed by detectives over the incident.

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New Liverpool Everyman theatre to rise after old building deconstruction completed

29th November 2011

Construction workers are set to start work on the site of the new Everyman theatre after the demolition of the old building was completed. Liverpool-based demolition experts Sloyan Doyle, who spent 20 weeks painstakingly “deconstructing” the old theatre, officially handed over the Hope Street site to builders Gilbert-Ash yesterday 28 November.

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New signage for Bournemouth's former Theatre Royal

29th November 2011

Planning application: 7-2011-2053-AJ

Bournemouth Borough Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the erection of one internally illuminated fascia sign, one internally illuminated projecting sign and one internally illuminated lettering sign on the former Theatre Royal now Genting Casino.

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

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


One-year trial of scheme to safeguard future of Dundee Whitehall Theatre

29th November 2011

Dundee councillors have backed a one-year pilot scheme to keep the Whitehall Theatre open. As part of the arrangement, the city council will spend £30,000 to pay for a duty manager to help run the venue. The education department will also commit to booking it for shows by Dundee Schools Music Theatre.

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Banners proposed for the Royal National Theatre

29th November 2011

Applications: 11/02945/ADV and 11/02949/LB

The London Borough of Lambeth has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above Advertisement Consent and Listed Building applications for the display of 2 non-illuminated mesh PVC hanging banners on the North and West elevations of the Royal National Theatre.

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

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


Alterations to stagehouse, Theatre Royal, Drury Lane

29th November 2011

Planning Application: 11/10360/FULL

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the planning application for the removal of an external timber access enclosure between fly gallery/bridge and Russell Street staircase, and replacement with steel access platform/ladders as well as the formation of new internal door opening to fly gallery to the Theatre Royal in Drury Lane.

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 and click search.


Palace Theatre to replace signage for new production

29th November 2011

Listed Building Application: 11/10870/LBC

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for the removal of existing canopy signage (Prescillas shoe), to be replaced with 2.5m high figure with 3D umbrellas around the figure and the renewal of canopy fascia with a yellow background to match and neon lit lettering.

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.


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