The Theatres Trust

Ron Spinney CBE, Former Theatres Trust Trustee dies

17th July 2008

The Theatres Trust mourns the loss of former Trustee, Ron Spinney CBE who passed away after suffering from cancer on the 13th July 2008, aged 67.

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The Theatres Trust announces 50:50 chance for theatres at risk

8th July 2008

Reviewing its own top ten theatres at risk for 2008 in England The Theatres Trust welcomed English Heritage’s new initiative to protect the nation’s heritage. Of the 68 theatres in England on The Theatres Trust’s Theatre Buildings at Risk register (TBAR), 34 currently face an uncertain future and are at high risk.

The top ten theatres in the Trust’s 2008 TBAR include theatres that remain empty, are under threat of demolition, neglect or unsympathetic redevelopment, and lack of funds for repairs and restoration.

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Theatr Brycheiniog to become first Welsh solar-powered arts venue

14th June 2008

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Theatr Brycheiniog to become first Welsh solar-powered arts venue
Published: 14 June 2008


Theatre Royal Plymouth makes £50k savings from going green

14th June 2008

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Theatre Royal Plymouth makes £50k savings from going green
Published: 14 June 2008


New certificates to make theatres monitor energy use

14th June 2008

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New certificates to make theatres monitor energy use by Lalayn Baluch
Published: 14 June 2008


Work together on climate change, says Hodge at Theatres Trust Conference

13th June 2008

Read more at The Stage by Lalayn Baluch
Work together on climate change, says Hodge at Theatres Trust Conference
Published: 13 June 2008


The Theatres Trust seeks Chair of Trustees

6th May 2008

The Theatres Trust is seeking to appoint a successor to Rupert Rhymes OBE, whose term of office ends on 30 January 2009. The post is a public appointment made by the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport and applicants are asked to apply through the Department of Culture, Media and Sport.

The closing date for applications has now passed.

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Derby Hippodrome Injunction Granted

25th April 2008

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Derby Hippodrome Injunction Granted
Published: 25 April 2008


Journey into the world of 'Exploring Theatres'

23rd April 2008

The Theatres Trust, The National Advisory Public Body for Theatres, launched a new online Learning Resource, ‘Exploring Theatres’. Go live took place on Wednesday 23 April 2008.

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Conference 08: Building Sustainable Theatres

17th April 2008

The Theatres Trust’s Conference 08, taking place on 10 June 2008 at the Cottesloe Theatre in London, aims to help theatres meet the environmental challenges of climate change and rising energy costs and understand what’s behind the new energy performance regulations that will affect theatre buildings. Download the full Press Release (PDF). Booking is now closed.


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