The Theatres Trust

London's Green Theatre Programme

12th August 2008

The Theatres Trust is supporting the launch of the London Mayor’s Green Theatre Programme at PLASA08 at Earls Court from 07 – 10 September 2008, with a special Exhibition to profile the Programme and its Case Studies. The Programme aims to reduce London theatre emissions by reducing the energy they use.

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Heritage Open Days 11 - 14 September 2008

10th August 2008

Heritage Open Days celebrates England’s architecture and culture by allowing visitors free access to interesting properties that are either not usually open, or would normally charge an entrance fee. Theatres up and down the country are taking part.

Heritage Open Days


Open House London 20 - 21 September 2008

10th August 2008

Open House London, the capital’s highest-profile architectural showcase, provides opportunities for people to explore more than 650 of London’s exemplary buildings and to meet the architects, design teams and building users on site. 18 theatres around London are opening their doors, including Almeida, the Royal Court, National and Normansfield.

Open House London 2008 – Theatre events


Arun Arts loses bid for Bognor theatre

7th August 2008

Read more at Sussex Times
Arun Arts loses bid for Bognor theatre
Published: 7 August 2008


Margate Winter Gardens listed Grade II

5th August 2008

The Secretary of State, after consulting English Heritage, has decided to list Margate Winter Gardens at Grade II. The Theatres Trust supported the application for listing as the Winter Gardens is a fine example of a seaside entertainment building which has been preserved in its original form despite later additional structures being added.

DCMS Listing Schedule for Margate Winter Gardens


Oxford Sheldonian's ceiling restored

4th August 2008

The famous painted ceiling of Oxford’s Sheldonian Theatre has been restored. View BBC News and Audio

Source: BBC News


Maddermarket theatre expansion still on target

3rd August 2008

Read more at Norwich Evening News
Maddermarket theatre expansion still on target
Published: 3 August 2008


Leeds Coliseum to reopen as AMG’s 13th live music venue

1st August 2008

Read more at The Stage
Leeds Coliseum to reopen as AMG’s 13th live music venue
Published: 1st August 2008


Hull Truck theatre seeks final cash to create £14.5m home

1st August 2008

Read more at Yorkshire Post
Hull Truck theatre seeks final cash to create £14.5m home
Published: 1 August 2008


2008 Annual Conference at Shakespeare's Globe announced

31st July 2008

Globe Education at Shakespeare’s Globe is organising a major conference between 24-26 October 2008 in honour of Professor Andrew Gurr and to mark the 400th anniversary of the re-acquisition of the Blackfriars Playhouse.

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