The Theatres Trust

New stage, studio and university accommodation for Portsmouth’s Theatre Royal

13th September 2011

Planning application: 11/00885/FUL

Portsmouth City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the construction of a 4 – 11 storey extension comprising of a fly tower and back-of-house facilities for the theatre; a performing arts centre for the University of Portsmouth and a student halls of residence at the New Theatre Royal in Portsmouth.

The Theatres Trust is currently considering the application.

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


Final details and finishes proposed for the London Hippodrome

9th September 2011

Listed building application: 11/06716/ADLBC

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application with details of the decorative treatment including plasterwork to the new entrance, circulation spaces, basement bar and auditorium pursuant to Condition 2© of listed building consent dated 13 May 2010 (RN:10/01085/LBC) for the London Hippodrome.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response

To view the planning application online, please click here and enter the application number and click search.


Extensions and refurbishment proposed for Liverpool’s Royal Court.

9th September 2011

Planning and Listed building applications: 11L/1271 and 11L/1272

Liverpool City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above applications to erect a ground floor extension creating a new entrance, adaptions for a new foyer space and back-of-house facilities, a new roof top extension to provide new public bar and amenity space with associated internal alterations at the Royal Court Theatre in Liverpool.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response.

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


Renewal of change of use to Islington’s Tower Theatre

6th September 2011

Planning application: P111464

The London Borough of Islington has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the renewal of extant permission ref: P082188 for change of use to Class D1 (non-residential education and training centres) at the former Tower Theatre, Canonbury Place in Islington.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response.

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


Storage of radiator casings at the Noël Coward Theatre

6th September 2011

Listed Building Application: 11/07290/ADLBC

Westminster City Council has consulted the Theatres Trust on the above listed building application with a written statement to clarify the storage of radiator casings on site pursuant to Condition 5 of listed building consent dated 11 March 2011 (RN: 10/10125) at the Noël Coward Theatre.

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response.

To view the planning application online, please click here and enter the application number and click search.


Brighton Astoria - proposed demolition

2nd September 2011

Listed Building Application: BH2010/03760 and Planning application: BH2010/03759

Brighton and Hove Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building and planning applications proposing total demolition of the Brighton Astoria. The Theatres Trust objected to both applications.

Read the Trust’s response

Read the Trust’s additional response

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Conference use proposed for State Grays

2nd September 2011

Planning application: 11/50366/TTGFUL

Thurrock Thames Gateway Development Corporation has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the change of use, refurbishment and alteration of former cinema to form a mixed leisure centre including conference and entertainment facilities, restaurant, shops and bars to the State Cinema in Grays, Essex.

The Theatres Trust has not objected to the application but has suggested that additional plans are required. Read the Trust’s response.

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


Alterations to scheme at Comedy Theatre

31st August 2011

Listed Building Application: 11/06687/ADLBC

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application with detailed drawings showing the alteration to the scheme and the retention of two drums and shafts within the grid pursuant to Conditions 2 and 4 of listed building consent dated 31 August 2010 (RN: 10/04413).

The Theatres Trust supported the application. Read the Trust’s response

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Revised proposals for Victoria Interchange

19th August 2011

Planning application: 11/05097/FUL

The City of Westminster has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the demolition of the existing buildings on site and construction of a part six, part seven, and part nine storey building (Building 7B/7C) fronting Bressenden Place and Allington Street for use as offices (Class B1); retail (Classes A1-A5, flexible library/retail (Class D1/A1-5); flexible library/office (Class D1/B1) and 35 affordable housing units with servicing from Bressenden Place. Reinstatement of the facade, part basement and ground floors of Sutton House on Allington Street. [Revised proposal for application two of Victoria Interchange 2 RN 08/08206/FULL]. This proposal affects the Victoria Palace Theatre

The Theatres Trust had no objection to the application. Read the Trust’s response.

To view the planning application online, please click here and enter the application number and click search


Change of use of Bournemouth Pier Theatre

18th August 2011

Planning application: 7-2011-3812-E

Bournemouth Borough Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the change of use of the Bournemouth Pier Theatre (sui generis) to an all weather indoor adventure sports attraction (D2).

The Theatres Trust has raised issues about the application. Read the Trust’s response.

To view details of the application online, please click here and enter the application number, then click Search.


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