Stay up-to-date with key news about theatres and the issues that affect them across the UK, including theatres which are currently on our Theatres at Risk register.
Update on Energy and Trade Intensive Industries (ETII) scheme
We have received further clarification from the government about the eligibility criteria for the Energy and Trade Intensive Industries scheme (ETII), as part of the Energy Bills Discount Scheme.
Theatres Trust annual conference and ITEAC 2023
Update on our annual conference and hosting the reception at the International Theatre Engineering and Architecture Conference.
Summer 23 Theatres Magazine
The latest edition of Theatres Magazine for supporters has been published.
Creative industries sector vision
Theatres Trust welcomes the breadth of the primary goals for the creative sector set out in the government’s vision.
Planning permission granted for holiday lets next to Blackpool Grand
We are disappointed with Blackpool Council’s Planning Committee's decision to grant permission for holiday accommodation directly above the theatre's stage door.
Feasibility study outlines way forward for Doncaster Grand
The latest report on the Theatre at Risk has found that the building could partly re-open over the next few years once repair works are completed.
Update on additional support for Energy and Trade Intensive Industries
We attended a webinar with the Department for Energy Security & Net Zero to get some clarification about eligibility for Energy and Trade Intensive Industries.
Job opportunity: Theatres Database Project Manager
We are looking to recruit someone to coordinate the delivery of an exciting new comprehensive database of all the UK’s theatres.
Levelling-up and Regeneration Bill
Theatres Trust has responded to Bill focusing on the reforms to National Planning Policy.
Elain Harwood (1958 - 2023)
Theatres Trust is sad to note the passing of Elain Harwood architectural historian with Historic England, a post-Second World War English architecture specialist, and a Theatres Trust Life Friend.
Nineteen theatres to improve accessibility and sustainability
We are pleased to support 19 theatres across the UK with £93k through our Small Grants Programme in partnership with The Linbury Trust.
Theatres Trust awards £60,000 of grants to seven Theatres at Risk
We are delighted to announce the first round of grants awarded through our Resilient Theatres: Resilient Communities programme.