The Theatres Trust

London's Battersea Arts Centre: Building works update – The Courtyard

30th October 2015

Read the story at Battersea Arts Centre Blog
Building works update – The Courtyard
Published 30 October 2015


Bolton Amateur Community Theatre group aims to provide space open day and night

30th October 2015

Read the story at The Bolton News
Bolton Amateur Community Theatre group aims to provide a space that’s open day and night
Published 30 October 2015


Manhole cover marks a page from The Kings Theatre in Southsea’s past

30th October 2015

Read the story at Portsmouth News
Manhole cover marks a page from Portsmouth theatre’s past
Published 30 October 2015


Glasgow's Pavilion boss highlights lack of council funding

30th October 2015

Read the story at Evening Times
Pavillion boss highlights lack of council funding as £3 million is given to other arts venues
Published 30 October 2015


Theatres Trust objects to the proposed demolition of Eccles's former Lyceum Theatre

29th October 2015

Application: 15/66647/FUL and 15/66648/LBC

The Trust responded to the above planning and listed building applications for the complete demolition of the former Lyceum Theatre/ Crown Bingo building in Eccles and construction of a seven storey mixed use building. The Theatres Trust objects to the application.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here


Elephant and Castle redevelopment starts EIA process

29th October 2015

Application: 15/AP/4122

The Trust responded to the above application requesting an environmental impact assessment (EIA) scoping opinion for redevelopment of the Elephant and Castle Town Centre, including the Coronet Theatre, London College of Communications, and Elephant and Castle Shopping Centre.

Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning documents online, please click here


Councillors lend Glasgow's Theatre Royal owners £1 million to plug a funding gap

29th October 2015

Read the story at Evening Times
Councillors lend Theatre Royal owners £1 million to plug a funding gap
Published 29 October 2015


The White Heat of Revolution: History and Houselights

29th October 2015

The White Heat of Revolution: History and Houselights
24 November 2015

The Society of Light and Lighting is supporting The White Heat of Revolution: History and Houselights seminar on 24th November 2015. This seminar is in celebration of the International Year of Light 2015.

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The Theatres Trust objects to demolition of listed Crown Theatre Salford

29th October 2015

The Theatres Trust has been quoted in Salford Star.

The Theatres Trust, the national advisory public body for theatres, submitted a formal objection to proposals to demolish the Grade 2 listed Crown Theatre in Eccles, arguing that there is no “public benefit resulting from the complete loss of the heritage asset”.

The Theatres Trust joins Historic England, Salford and Eccles MP Rebecca Long-Bailey, local councillors and the Save The Crown Theatre campaign in opposing demolition of the old theatre to build unaffordable flats on the site.

THE THEATRES TRUST OBJECTS TO DEMOLITION OF LISTED CROWN THEATRE SALFORD
Published 29 October 2015


Positive feedback to plans for The Castle in Wellingborough so far, says director

29th October 2015

Read the story at Northamptonshire Telegraph
Positive feedback to multi-million pound redevelopment plans for Wellingborough theatre so far, says director
Published 29 October 2015


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