The Theatres Trust

Use of Drury Lane’s Theatre Royal long dock for ancillary theatre space

3rd October 2011

Planning application: 11/07887/FULL

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the use of the Long Dock at the rear of the theatre as ancillary theatre floorspace for the Drury Lane Theatre Royal.

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.


Press Release: NPPF must not be silent on culture says major national arts organisations in a joint letter

2nd October 2011

For immediate release. In a letter to the Sunday Telegraph published today, 20 major arts figures call for the inclusion of culture in the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) in response to the lack of recognition of culture and the arts in the Communities and Local Government department’s draft NPPF.

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Regal Cinema to be reconstructed and renovated

30th September 2011

Listed Building Application: W/11/01953/LB

Wychavon District Council has consulted The Thetares Trust on the above listed building application with proposed minor alterations to Approval No W09/01046/PP and W09/01047/LBA for reconstruction and renovation of the Regal Cinema building and provision of new screens and adjacent bar at fourth floor level.

The Theatres Trust supported the application in principle but referred the consultation to the Cinema Theatre Association. Read the Trust’s response

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


New back-of-house facilities for the Adelphi on the Strand

30th September 2011

Listed building application: 11/07571/LBC

Westminster City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above listed building application for internal alterations at basement level to provide a new toilet at stage level at the Adelphi Theatre, 411-412 Strand, London.

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.


Proposed demolition of Edinburgh Gateway

30th September 2011

Planning application: 11/02696/FUL

Edinburgh City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the demolition of existing Gateway Theatre, workshops and associated buildings, and the erection of managed student accommodation and associated amenity and landscaping.

The Theatres Trust has objected to 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.


New Theatre Royal, Portsmouth to be extended and developed

30th September 2011

Planning Application:11/00885/FUL

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

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

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


New front-of-house extension for Glasgow’s Theatre Royal

30th September 2011

Planning application: 11/01981/DC

Glasgow City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the construction of a front-of-house extension together with associated alterations for the Theatre Royal in Glasgow.

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

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Arts Council England responds to the Draft National Planning Policy Framework

27th September 2011

Arts Council England has published its response to the Department for Communities and Local Government consultation on the Draft National Planning Policy Framework. The Framework seeks to significantly reduce the number of pages of planning policy and guidance but this streamlined approach has meant that arts and culture are not referenced.

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New Arts Complex in Southampton

23rd September 2011

Planning Application: 11/01074/FUL

Southampton City Council has consulted The Theatres Trust on the above planning application for the erection of two buildings to provide an arts complex incorporating two auditoria.

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.


Demolition of Farnham Redgrave Theatre proposed

15th September 2011

Listed building application: WA/2011/1215

The Theatres Trust has made comments on the above listed building consent application submitted to Waverley Borough Council for the demolition of the Redgrave Theatre and conversion of Brightwell House to form two restaurant units including a single/two storey extensions to the north and west and alterations to Brighwell House.

The Theatres Trust has objected to 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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