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Muse to develop £300m civic and cultural quarter in Doncaster.

24th April 2009

Muse, the urban regeneration arm of construction group Morgan Sindall, signed the contract with Doncaster Council today to regenerate the Waterdale area of the town. The first phase of the development, which includes a performance venue, is conditional on obtaining funding from regional development agency Yorkshire Forward. A decision on this is due in August.

Source: Property Week


New era for Derby Playhouse

24th April 2009

Read more the Derby Telegraph
New era for Derby Playhouse
Published: 24 April 2009


Derby Playhouse future finally resolved

23rd April 2009

The University of Derby has signed a 99-year lease on the city’s troubled Playhouse theatre. The University aims to use the venue for its own theatre and performing arts courses, but will also hire it out to local drama groups and professional companies. East Midlands Today Audio and Video reports .

Source: BBC News


Thumbs down for Waltham Forest Theatre

22nd April 2009

Read more at The Guardian
Thumbs down for Waltham Forest Theatre
Published: 22 April 2009


Plans for £1million community arts complex in Stroud revealed

22nd April 2009

Read more at Stroud News and Journal
Plans for £1million community arts complex in Stroud revealed
Published: 22 April 2009


Theatres 'helping regeneration'

22nd April 2009

Those behind the new Hull Truck Theatre and Curve Theatre in Leicester have said that the investment of public money in the arts could help regeneration in the cities. BBC Look North reports.

Source: BBC Audio and Video


Battersea Arts Centre to get lease of life

21st April 2009

Read more at BBC News
Battersea Arts Centre to get lease of life
Published: 21 April 2009


Whitley Bay theatre revamp reaches milestone

19th April 2009

Read more at BBC News
Whitley Bay theatre revamp reaches milestone
Published: 19 April 2009


Urgent demolition for 'unsafe' Chatham theatre

18th April 2009

Read more at BBC News
Urgent demolition for ‘unsafe’ Chatham theatre
Published: 18 April 2009


Dewsbury office block set for a theatrical revolution

17th April 2009

Read more at Dewsbury Reporter
Dewsbury office block set for a theatrical revolution
Published: 17 April 2009


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