The Theatres Trust

Budgets and finance are important for renewal. But don’t forget culture

26th May 2015

Read the story at The Guardian
Budgets and finance are important for renewal. But don’t forget culture
Published 17 May 2015


Latest phase of £1m Blackpool Grand Theatre works begins

26th May 2015

The Theatres Trust has been quoted in The Blackpool Gazette
The latest stage of the Blackpool Grand Theatre’s £1m refurbishment project is now under way.
Kate Carmichael, from The Theatres Trust, said: “We’re pleased that we could provide a £4,850 grant from the Theatres Protection Fund Small Grant Scheme and help with restoration of the theatre’s Church Street entrance doors. All of The Grand’s audiences will be able to experience the beauty of a true, and fully accessible, Frank Matcham entrance for years to come.”
The Blackpool Gazette
Published 25 May 2015


Wales to tackle poverty through culture

26th May 2015

Read more in Arts Professional
Wales to tackle poverty through culture
Published 22 May 2015


Former Corrie star David Lonsdale helps launch new Ainsdale library in Southport

25th May 2015

Read the story at Southport Visiter
Former Corrie star David Lonsdale helps launch new Ainsdale library
Published 25 May 2015


Theatres Trust at West End LIVE 2015
Trafalgar Square
20 and 21 June

24th May 2015

The Trust will once again be exhibiting at West End LIVE 2015, Westminster’s celebration of musical theatre, held at Trafalgar Square on 20 and 21 June 2015.

We will be introducing the wider public to our work advising and protecting theatres, and the archive, collections and resources we hold in our central London Resources Centre.

Visit Theatres, co-ordinated by The Theatres Trust to promote theatre building tours across the UK, Belgium and The Netherlands, will be the headline theme of our stand,

We will be inviting audiences of all ages to discover more about the historic theatres on the Visit Theatres route. It is great fun for all the family!


Oliver! A Dickensian Musical wins 2015 Theatre Book Prize

22nd May 2015

Read more at The Stage
Oliver! A Dickensian Musical wins 2015 Theatre Book Prize
Published 22 May 2015


Wales sets UK example using culture to tackle poverty

22nd May 2015

Wales will set an example to the rest of the UK by using culture to tackle poverty in some of Wales’ most deprived communities – this is the message from the Deputy Minister for Culture, Sport and Tourism, Ken Skates, as he launches a new programme to lead this innovative concept.

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Revealed: winner in Olympicopolis competition

20th May 2015

Read more with Architects Journal
Revealed: winner in Olympicopolis competition
Published 20 May 2015


'Vibrant' Cambridge Arts Theatre plans more improvements for audiences

19th May 2015

Read more with Cambridge News Vibrant’ Cambridge Arts Theatre plans more improvements for audiences
Published 19 May 2015


Pledgers and volunteers appeal for the Foxlowe Arts Centre in Leek

19th May 2015

Read more in Leek News
Pledgers and volunteers appeal for the Foxlowe Arts Centre in Leek
Published 19 May 2015


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