The Theatres Trust

Worcester Malvern Theatres grant could be cut by £40,000

19th February 2008

Read more at Worcester News.
Worcester Malvern Theatres grant could be cut by £40,000
Published: 19 February 2008


Theatre in Chipping Norton remains optimistic

19th February 2008

The Director of Chipping Norton theatre remains optimistic that some Arts Council England funding may still be forthcoming following a meeting last week. To view a statement by the theatre’s Director, please click here

For more information from the Cotswold Journal, please click here.


A temporary centre aisle for critics

19th February 2008

Mark Shenton’s Blog from The Stage comments on continental seating, special circumstances for critics on opening nights, and throughflow of traffic in and out of theatres, with particular mention to the London Playhouse, the London Young Vic, the London Comedy Theatre and the Lyttleton at the National Theatre on the Southbank.


Little Tom Thumb in Margate is up for sale

19th February 2008

Read more at The Stage.
Little Tom Thumb in Margate is up for sale
Published: 19 February 2008


Boost for the Lonsdale in Carlisle

19th February 2008

Read more at News and Star.
Boost for Lonsdale in Carlisle
Published: 19 February 2008


The Theatres Trust seeks two trustees

18th February 2008

The Theatres Trust is seeking two appointments to its board, a Welsh member and a Theatre performer. As an advisory public body applicants are asked to apply through the Department of Culture, Media and Sport.

PLEASE NOTE: THE DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS HAS NOW PASSED.


Arcola Theatre, Hackney is now hydrogen fuel cell powered

18th February 2008

London’s Arcola Theatre has installed a hydrogen fuel cell to power its café/bar and selected main house shows. The fuel cell operates almost silently, producing nothing but electricity and clean water.

Read full story


Hundreds support Guildford Yvonne Arnaud theatre campaign

16th February 2008

Read more at BBC News.
Hundreds support Guildford Yvonne Arnaud theatre campaign
To see those affected by the Arts Council England’s Spending Review 2008, please see our Press Release (PDF).
Published: 16 February 2008


ACE bids to reclaim £1.4m from struggling Derby Playhouse

15th February 2008

Read more at The Stage and the Derby Telegraph
ACE bids to reclaim £1.4m from struggling Derby
Published: 15 February 2008


Derby Live is unveiled as the future of the city’s producing theatre

15th February 2008

Read more at The Stage, The Derby Telegrah and BBC News
Derby Live is unveiled as the future of the city’s producing theatre
Published:15 February 2008


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