The Theatres Trust

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


Apollo Theatre, London to reopen

19th February 2014

Read more at Access All Areas
Apollo Theatre, London to reopen
Published: 19 February 2014


Coventry's Theatre One cinema 'will be demolished'

19th February 2014

Read more at BBC News
Published: Coventry’s Theatre One cinema ‘will be demolished’
Published: 19 February 2014


Bristol Old Vic given go-ahead for £12m refurbishment

19th February 2014

Read more at UK wired news
Bristol Old Vic given go-ahead for £12m refurbishment
Published: 19 February 2014


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