The Theatres Trust

Interior of Congress is gutted

9th March 2017

Contractors have begun ripping out part of the interior at the Congress Theatre, Eastbourne, ahead of a major refurbishment. See the picture gallery – Eastbourne Herald

Published 8 March 2017


Fringe theatres face soaring rents following business rates hike

9th March 2017

Fears have been raised over the impact surging business rates could have on London’s fringe theatres – read the full story in The Stage

Published 8 March 2017


New Theatre To Open In Great Northern

9th March 2017

Northern Rep, Manchester’s first repertory company in over 50 years, launches a permanent venue in Great Northern Warehouse. Read the full story in Manchester Confidential

Published 8 March 2017


Hidden Door Festival reveals line-up for reborn Leith Theatre

8th March 2017

It is hoped the Hidden Door Festival, running between 26 May and 4 June 2017, will be the launch pad to turn the Leith Theatre into a year-round cultural hub. For more information, read the full article in Edinburgh Evening News

Published 3 March 2017

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New theatre for centre of Plymouth

8th March 2017

The Plymouth Athenaeum is upgrading its auditorium to host Le Navet Bete’s show Dracula in partnership with the Barbican Theatre – read more with Devon Live

Published 3 March 2017


Sneak peek inside Chester's Storyhouse theatre of dreams

8th March 2017

A tour of Chester’s £37 million Storyhouse theatre as it prepares to open on 11 May 2017. Read more in The Chester Chronicle

Published 7 March 2017


Look inside the newly-revamped People's Theatre in Newcastle

8th March 2017

Volunteers have helped transform The People’s Theatre in Newcastle in a £1.5m revamp – read the full story in The Press

Published 7 March 2017


City leaders move to safeguard unique York building

8th March 2017

Planning restrictions preserve the stone arches that were designed by John Harper in 1834 as part of a new entrance for York Theatre Royal and moved to their current home when the theatre was remodelled in 1879. Read the full story in The Press

Published 8 March 2017


Maidstone school takes delivery of an entire 240-seat auditorium after it was destined for a skip at leading London venue

7th March 2017

Valley Park School in Maidstone is the new home for Tim Foster’s original 240-seat auditorium from The Tricycle Theatre in Kilburn – read the full story with Kent News

Published 04 March 2017


Expression of interest for cultural venue in Crystal Palace Park

7th March 2017

The London Borough of Bromley is putting out a Call for Expressions of Interest (EoI) for organisations to potentially create a new cultural venue in Crystal Palace Park, on a site which includes the Grade II listed Victorian subway.

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