The Theatres Trust

Prince Edward Theatre to get LED signage

20th February 2014

Application: 14/00129/ADV

Westminster City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above advertising application for the display of a new hanging LED screen sign on Soho’s Prince Edward Theatre. Read the Trust’s response

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


Jacqueline Wilson laments threat to children’s theatre

20th February 2014

Read more at The Stage
Jacqueline Wilson laments threat to children’s theatre
Published: 20 February 2014


Theatres stay open amid flooding alerts

20th February 2014

Read more at The Stage
Theatres stay open amid flooding alerts
Published: 20 February 2014


The house that theatre built: how new builds are providing new stages

20th February 2014

Read more at The Guardian
The house that theatre built: how new builds are providing new stages
Published: 20 February 2014


Press Release: Bookings open Conference 14 Community Theatres

20th February 2014

The Theatres Trust’s 8th annual conference, ‘Community Theatres’ opens for bookings today. This important annual theatre industry event takes place on Monday 28 April 2014 at the City Varieties Music Hall in Leeds. Conference 14 looks at what makes a community theatre. As new ‘Community Rights’ give people more of a say on running their local communities, this year’s conference considers the role local groups increasingly play as providers of theatres and spaces for theatre.

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Edinburgh’s St Stephen’s Church could be arts HQ

20th February 2014

Read more at The Scotsman
Edinburgh’s St Stephen’s Church could be arts HQ
Published: 20 February 2014


New Localism Alliance launches to help protect local assets

20th February 2014

A new alliance of national organisations aimed at raising awareness of community rights has been launched today. Civic Voice, CAMRA, National Association of Local Councils (NALC), The Theatres Trust and Supporters Direct have announced an initial programme of events to promote greater uptake of rights established under the Localism Act 2011.

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Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake gains £700,000 cafe pavilion go-ahead

19th February 2014

Read more at The Stage
Keswick’s Theatre by the Lake gains £700,000 cafe pavilion go-ahead
Published: 19 February 2014


Derby Hippodrome campaigner says council sale of £1m Lowry painting could make sense

19th February 2014

A campaigner battling to restore Derby’s crumbling Hippodrome says that calls for the city council to sell its art to raise cash would “make sense” if it was invested in long-term arts projects. The Derby Telegraph previously reported how charities were calling for the authority to sell off parts of its £64 million art collection to soften the blow of cuts.

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Could £150m hotel and leisure complex for Bournemouth Winter Gardens site be back on the table?

19th February 2014

Read more at Bournemouth Echo
Could £150m hotel and leisure complex for Bournemouth Winter Gardens site be back on the table?
Published: 19 February 2014


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