12th April 2013
The Theatres Trust, the national advisory public body for theatres, is increasing its capacity to provide advice on the sustainable development of theatre buildings and is pleased to announce that Rebecca Morland has been appointed as the Trust’s new Theatres Adviser to lead this exciting development.
11th April 2013
This year’s Theatres Trust conference provides a unique opportunity to look at how theatres can create a more resilient future by using their buildings to achieve financial self-sufficiency.
thriving theatres takes place on the 11 June 2013 at St James Theatre, the splendid new 312-seat venue in the heart of Victoria in London. We are now open for bookings
30th January 2013
Six theatres have been awarded funds towards small, high impact capital projects totalling £24,535 in the second round of grants from The Theatres Trust’s Theatres Protection Fund Small Grants Scheme. They are the Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells; Bush Theatre, London; Robin Hood Theatre, Newark; Hackney Empire, London; Citadel Arts Centre, St Helens; and the Bacup Royal Court Theatre.
6th December 2012
On sale now! The Theatres Trust is delighted to announce Louise Mark has designed its Christmas Card for 2012. This year features a winter scene of the Garrick Theatre, London. All proceeds will support the work of The Theatres Trust and help us protect theatres for future generations.
24th October 2012
The Royal Court in Liverpool, Sleaford Playhouse, Oldham Coliseum, and Wilton’s Music Hall, the Half Moon Young People’s Theatre and the Soho Theatre in London are the first theatres to benefit from grants awarded by Trust’s new Theatres Protection Fund Small Grants Scheme.
2nd October 2012
Every new primary and secondary school will be built more efficiently, sustainably and cheaply in line with new baseline designs announced the Department for Education today, delivering a 30 per cent cost reduction and saving up to £6 million per school compared to Building Schools for the Future (BSF) schools.
Global Theatre producer Judy Craymer shows support for The Theatres Trust with donation to its Theatre Protection Fund
12th September 2012
Judy Craymer, MBE is delighted to show her support for The Theatres Trust by announcing a donation of £125,000 to its Theatres Protection Fund, matching the Fund’s opening donation by The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation.
11th September 2012
We are delighted to announce that The Theatres Trust People’s Choice Award 2012 Winner is ShowTex. Mr Koen Van Kerkhoven, Managing Partner of ShowTex Belgium was presented with the Theatres Trust’s sustainability award by PLASA’s Chief Executive Officer and Director of Events, Matthew Griffiths, for its Acoustic Baffle.
11th September 2012
Theatres lead the way in sustainable development Delivering Sustainable Theatres, The Theatres Trust’s Conference 12 Report is launched today at the international entertainment technology event, PLASA 2012. Prepared by journalist and writer Jo Caird, the report provides highlights of the rich variety of speakers and discussions that took place on 12 June 2012 at the Trust’s annual conference held at Stratford Circus in London close to the Olympic Park.
7th September 2012
We are pleased to present our 35th Annual Report which highlights The Theatres Trust’s work and achievements from 1 April 2011 to 31 March 2012. As a resource for theatres we protect theatres from destruction, damage and deterioration; promote the importance of theatres; and provide advice on the planning, building, restoration, development and use of theatres.