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Stage Lighting Proposed ECO Design Regulation

Thank you to everyone for helping us raise awareness about the issues concerning stage lighting in the new EcoDesign Regulations from the EU Commission. I wanted to give you an update on progress. A group of professionals from across member organisations1, manufacturers and designers in the live entertainment industry had a very productive meeting in [...]

Amateur Theatre Fest presented by Nick Hern Books, Saturday 8 Sept 2018

On Saturday 8 September 2018, join hundreds of other passionate amateur theatre-makers at The Questors Theatre, Ealing, West London, for a day-long programme that gives you the opportunity to: •ENJOY a celebration of the UK’s incredible amateur theatre scene, and a chance to network with hundreds of fellow theatre-makers •MEET and hear from leading names [...]

UK Theatres Grants Scheme

The information below is a summary of that on the Theatres Trust website at The UK Theatres Small Grants Scheme is a capital fund that awards up to £5,000 to theatres across the UK run by charities and not-for-profit groups that can clearly demonstrate the value capital improvements to their theatres would make to their [...]


Over the last few weeks UK Theatre and SOLT have been coordinating activity to help the theatre industry to become an even safer and more supportive environment for all. • 10 Principles to encourage safer and even more supportive working practices in theatre. The principles are intended to help all volunteers, directors and trustees to create a positive [...]