Our Publications

We publish books and guides on theatre architecture, history and design.

Please contact us if you would like to purchase any of the publications below.

We are currently out of stock of The Theatres Trust Guide to British Theatres, although it is available from the publisher.

  • Book cover for Play On by Alistair Fair

    Play On

    Conception, design, and delivery of spaces for drama between c. 2008 and 2018, Alistair has kindly donated copies of his book to sell at a discounted rate with proceeds supporting our work.

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  • Front cover of Theatres Magazine: Issue 50 - Winter 2016

    TM - Theatres Magazine

    TM is our magazine for Friends and Corporate Supporters. Published three times a year each issue contains features, reports, opinion, news and profiles, highlighting important developments and debates in the sector. Click Download Now for a sample copy.

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  • Encore

    Encore: Strategies for Theatre Renewal

    It was only when many Victorian, Edwardian and Art Deco theatres had been lost that people began to realise just how good they had been. Since then, many have been successfully restored, modernised and brought back to use. This book tells their stories.

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  • Scene/Unseen

    Scene/Unseen: London’s West End Theatres

    This book celebrates the working buildings at the heart of the British theatrical industry. It explores what constitutes a West End theatre, both culturally and physically, and outlines a brief history of their architecture.

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