The Theatres Trust

Arts taskforce seeks cultural venues fit for Edinburgh

16th August 2016

Read more in the Edinburgh Evening News
Or in the Scotsman
Arts taskforce seeks cultural venues fit for Edinburgh
Published 13 August 2016


The fall of an Empire? Former theatre set to be knocked down as new owners plan major redevelopment

16th August 2016

Read more in the Basildon, Canvey, Southend Echo
The fall of an Empire? Former theatre set to be knocked down as new owners plan major redevelopment
Published 16 August 2016


Public urged to back Alhambra in vote to find UK’s most welcoming venue

16th August 2016

Read more in the Telegraph & Argus
Public urged to back Alhambra in vote to find UK’s most welcoming venue
Published 16 August 2016


‘First step’ in quest to replace Hexagon

15th August 2016

Read more in the Henley Standard
‘First step’ in quest to replace Hexagon
Published 15 August 2016


New Empire Theatre in Southend bought by mystery firm for £750k

15th August 2016

Theatres Trust has been mentioned in The Stage.

The article regarding the sale of the currently not-in-use New Empire Theatre, Southend to an international buyer referred to the future of the venue including planning: “The Theatres Trust confirmed it had written to the local council, Southend-on-Sea Borough Council, expressing an interest at being involved in any pre-planning application talks involving the site.”
“This would allow the trust to contribute to discussions between the owner and the council over any potential applications regarding the site.”

New Empire Theatre in Southend bought by mystery firm for £750k
Published 15 August 2016


Hall for Cornwall set for £225,000 Heritage Lottery grant to help fund major revamp

15th August 2016

Read more in the West Briton
Hall for Cornwall set for £225,000 Heritage Lottery grant to help fund major revamp
Published 15 August 2016


Sutton Theatres Trust goes into administration

15th August 2016

Read the full story with Croydon Advertiser
Sutton Theatres Trust goes into administration
Published 12 August 2016


Oxford Playhouse refurbishments completed

15th August 2016

Read the full story with BBC News
Oxford Playhouse refurbishments completed
Published 12 August 2016


Spend a penny scheme to improve the provision of Ladies’ loos in theatres

15th August 2016

Theatres Trust is pleased to announce a new scheme to enhance the theatregoing experience of female audience members by improving their restroom facilities. The scheme’s benefactors, Susan and Simon Ruddick hope that this initiative will bring direct relief to a few, while at the same time (indirectly) raising the profile of an issue that is of recurring concern to many.

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New executive director for Theatre Royal Stratford East

14th August 2016

Read more in the British Theatre Guide
New executive director for Theatre Royal Stratford East
Published 14 August 2016


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