The Theatres Trust

Architecture review: Sam Wanamaker Playhouse

12th January 2014

Seventeen years after the completion of Sam Wanamaker’s rebuilt Globe, a painstakingly recreated Jacobean indoor theatre has opened next door, complete with oak frame, ornate roof and 17th-century lighting.

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Parliament to take up the regional arts funding baton

10th January 2014

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Parliament to take up the regional arts funding baton
Published: 10 January 2014


Sheffield Lyceum Theatre to receive £1 million overhaul

10th January 2014

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Sheffield Lyceum Theatre to receive £1 million overhaul
Published: 10 January 2014


ITV News: Plans to restore the Brighton Hippodrome

10th January 2014

It was once known as a jewel in the UK theatre’s crown and played host to the Beatles and the Rolling Stones but the Brighton Hippodrome has been left derelict for almost ten years.

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Andrew Lloyd Webber to fund arts apprenticeships

9th January 2014

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Andrew Lloyd Webber to fund arts apprenticeships
Published: 9 January 2014


New use for Morley's former New Pavilion Theatre

9th January 2014

Application: 13/05468/FU/S

Leeds City Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the conversion of the former New Pavilion Theatre into a mixed use development containing residential dwellings and a restaurant/ cafe Read the Trust’s response

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


New community facility at Eastbourne's Sovereign Harbour

9th January 2014

Application: 131002

Eastbourne Borough Council consulted The Theatres Trust on the above outline planning application to set development parameters for the construction of a community facility. Read the Trust’s response

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


Ceredigion. Wales theatre's anger over funding cuts proposals

9th January 2014

A theatre’s management team has criticised a council for a lack of consultation before proposing a grant cut which they claim could lead to job losses. Ceredigion council wants to end a £56,000 grant to the Mid Wales Entertainment Circuit (MWEC).

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Brighton Hippodrome campaigners rally for final chance to save venue

9th January 2014

Read more at The Stage
Brighton Hippodrome campaigners rally for final chance to save venue
Published: 9 January 2014


Kingston's Rose Theatre reports £204,000 annual loss as productions flop

9th January 2014

Read more at Streatham Guardian
Kingston’s Rose Theatre reports £204,000 annual loss as productions flop
Published: 9 January 2010


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