October is Regional Conference time and it would be good to see strong support for these events. Check the Conference Date tab on the website for the dates of Conferences in your region – make a date to go.
Big Amateur Weekend 21 and 22 November Join us for a weekend of workshops, masterclasses and backstage insights, tailor made for amateur theatre makers wanting to develop their performance skills and learn more about how RSC actors prepare, rehearse and perform*. The weekend includes four workshops covering voice and text, movement, acting and stage combat [...]
Stables Theatre, Hastings has been running an exchange programme with The Drama Group of Chicago Heights since 1999, when actors and crew from the Stables took Great Expectations over there for a two week run. Peter Mould writes: The Drama Group are very much like any little theatre and put on a programme of plays [...]
MACKINTOSH FOUNDATION HELPS LAUNCH NEW LONDON THEATRES SMALL GRANTS SCHEME The Mackintosh Foundation is to donate £25,000 to launch the new London Theatres Small Grants Scheme, set up by The Theatres Trust to help small theatres in London needing to improve and maintain their buildings. The Theatres Trust has been working with the Mayor of [...]
Hampton Hill Playhouse changes its name to HAMPTON HILL THEATRE Hampton Hill Theatre is the home of Teddington Theatre Club which raised the money to create the building with the help of grants from the National Lottery and Sir Noel Coward’s Estate as well as contributions from many local businesses and the generous [...]