The Theatres Trust

Bridgewater Arts Centre on BBC Somerset with Matt Faulkner

16th May 2016

Theatres Trust’s Theatres Protection Fund’s Small Grants Scheme recipient Bridgewater Arts Centre discusses funding with BBC Sommerset’s Matt Faulkner.

Story from BBC Somerset

Bridgewater Arts Centre on BBC Somerset with Matt Faulkner

Published 16 May 2016


Theatre 2016 Reflection speech: Rebecca Atkinson-Lord

13th May 2016

This afternoon, Rebecca Atkinson-Lord spoke at Theatre 2016, offering reflections on Theatres Trust session 6: “How can we afford relevant and accessible places and spaces for theatre in our changing communities?” and offers some thoughts of her own


Statement from Theatre Royal Winchester: Theatres Trust grant

12th May 2016

Theatres Trust has announced that it is giving Theatre Royal Winchester a grant to help with urgent repairs to the building. The trust has awarded £5,000 from its Theatres Protection Fund’s Small Grants Scheme towards fabric and structural repairs to the theatre’s weather damaged façade on the Tower Street side.

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Statement from Bridgwater Arts Centre: Theatres Trust grant

12th May 2016

The Chair, Board and staff of Bridgwater Arts Centre are delighted to announce the award of funding from the Theatres Protection Fund from the Theatres Trust. This will be used to fund the urgent repairs to our backstage area roof following the highly damaging excessive rainfall in 2015.

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Internal refurbishment of Guildford's Yvonne Arnaud Theatre

10th May 2016

Application: 16/P/00786

The Theatres Trust supported the above listed building application for internal refurbishments works to Guildford’s Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, including the installation of fire rated doors and replacement of the carpet.

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To view the planning documents online, please click here


Temporary theatre proposed for Brighton Beach

9th May 2016

Application: BH2016/01405

The Theatres Trust supported the above planning application for the erection of a temporary theatre (Sui Generis) and food court (A3) until 6 September 2016 for the production of ‘Once upon a time on Something Street’.

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To view the planning documents online, please click here


York's Theatre Royal entrance canopy to be restored

9th May 2016

Application: 16/00982/FUL

The Theatres Trust supported the above planning application for refurbishment of the entrance canopy to the York Theatre Royal.

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To view the planning documents online, please click here


Southwark's Union Theatre on the move

9th May 2016

Application: 16/AP/1450

The Theatres Trust did not object to the above planning application to change the use of the Union Theatre (Sui Generis) in Southwark to a restaurant (Use Class A3). The Union Theatre will be relocating to a new space opposite the existing theatre.

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To view the planning documents online, please click here


Sadiq Khan: what new London mayor means for the arts

7th May 2016

Story from The Stage

Sadiq Khan: what new London mayor means for the arts

Published 7 May 2016


Theatres Trust supports Hall for Cornwall refurbishment

3rd May 2016

Application: PA16/03133 and PA16/03134

The Theatres Trust supported the above planning and listed building applications for works to reorganise and refurbish the Hall for Cornwall to provide an improved and expanded auditorium with new foyer and offices spaces and improved technical infrastructure.

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To view the planning documents online, please click here


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