The Theatres Trust

Rhyl's Little Theatre marks 50th Anniversary

18th May 2013

A gala is being held in Denbighshire to mark the 50th anniversary of Rhyl’s Little Theatre, which was purpose-built theatre for children.

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Dudley Hippodrome theatre to be demolished

18th May 2013

A West Midlands theatre will be demolished as part of £10m regeneration plans, a council has said.

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Bishop's Castle Theatre saved in last minute deal

17th May 2013

A Theatre in Bishop’s Castle which was under threat of closure has been saved from the axe at the eleventh hour.

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West End venues to be exempt from controversial planning law

16th May 2013

Theatres in the West End have been saved from new planning legislation that had threatened to bring them into conflict with nearby residents, after local councils were granted exemptions from the change in law.

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Arts centre set to open on London’s Shaftesbury Avenue

16th May 2013

A disused former chapel in the heart of London’s West End is to reopen as a temporary performance space next month, with plans being developed to turn the iconic building into a permanent “experimental” arts venue for the capital.

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HLF rejects £10m Southbank Centre bid

16th May 2013

The Southbank Centre has failed to secure more than £10 million towards its £120 million redevelopment project after the Heritage Lottery Fund rejected its bid.

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Bonington Theatre in Arnold to remain closed due to improvements

16th May 2013

The Theatre looks set to remain closed over the summer while it undergoes a major revamp.

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Andrew Lloyd Webber restores Drury Lane to its ‘original Georgian splendour’

15th May 2013

Theatre Royal, Drury Lane has completed a multi-million pound restoration to improve its rotunda, royal staircases and Grand Saloon in the year of its 350th anniversary.

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Sherman Cymru facelift was £800,000 over budget

14th May 2013

A Cardiff theatre was asked to explain by the Arts Council of Wales why there was no plan to tackle an £800,000 overspend, it has emerged.

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50 jobs at New West Cumbrian Arts Centre and Theatre

10th May 2013

A disused church in Workington will be turned into an arts centre and theatre. Planning permission has been granted for the ambitious development of the empty Trinity Methodist Church in the town centre.

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