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.
77 Specialist Consultant Advisers appointed to new Skills Bank
We had a fantastic response to our call for consultants to join the new national support framework as part of our Resilient Theatres: Resilient Communities project.
Cultural Development Fund success for Morecambe Winter Gardens
The Theatre at Risk will receive £2.74m through the capital fund delivered by Arts Council England on behalf of the Department for Culture, Media and Sport.
Successful Community Ownership Fund bids
Two theatres supported by Theatres Trust have been successful in their applications to the government scheme.
Theatre Tax Relief extended to 2025
Theatres Trust welcomes the announcement that was made as part of the Spring Budget 2023.
Theatre Green Book Sustainable Buildings case studies
Three case studies have been published demonstrating how the Home Survey Tool can help theatres prioritise sustainability work.
Theatres Trust welcomes Boardroom Apprentice Manpreet Gill
We are delighted that Manpreet Gill is joining us through the scheme that widens the diversity on boards.
Theatre architecture recognised in RIBA Regional Awards 2023
RIBA has announced the shortlists for its regional awards, which include several theatres and performance spaces.
Seven theatres awarded funding to improve environmental sustainability
Our Theatre Improvement Scheme with the Wolfson Foundation has awarded a total of £124,000 for environmental projects.
King’s Theatre redevelopment project goes ahead
Theatres Trust welcomes the news that capital works will commence at the Edinburgh theatre thanks to increased funding from City of Edinburgh Council and Scottish Government.
Creative Scotland budget cut reversed
Theatres Trust welcomes the news that the Scottish Government has restored c£7m to the budget for the arts.
Theatre provision in Oldham
Theatres Trust comments on the situation in Oldham, following the announcement of the closure of Oldham Coliseum next month
Theatres at Risk Register 2023 unveiled
This year’s list of theatres under threat of closure, redevelopment or demolition includes 38 theatres with three being removed as their futures look secure.