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Grants to support theatres reopening: Theatres Trust July 2020

An announcement from The Theatre’s Trust, 9 July 2020 We’ve repurposed the small grants schemes in our Theatres Protection Fund to help theatres affected by the pandemic. Theatres Trust runs the Theatres Protection Fund incorporating the UK Theatres Grants Scheme and London Small Theatres Grants Scheme. Funding from these schemes is normally restricted to capital [...]

Light It In Red: 6 July 2020

Inspired by Germany’s #NightOfLight2020, on the night of 6 July 2020 many theatres and places of entertainment were asked illuminate their buildings to draw attention to the dramatic situation in the event industry. Here are a few of the LTG Members who lit their theatres.

Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service

What a great year. Not one, but two LTG Theatres have received the Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service in 2020. Progress Theatre Reading and the Sinodun Players at the Corn Exchange in Wallingford have both been awarded this prestigious accolade. The Queen’s Award for Voluntary Service aims to recognise outstanding work by volunteer groups to [...]

June 2020 LTG Newsletter

All LTG Reps will have by now received an email from The Print Room with the latest edition of the LTG Newsletter.  Despite the COVID-19 crisis, and the dearth of live theatre, Sandra has produced an informative and interesting read. The Newsletter is now in the Backstage area of the LTG Website. Your theatre’s LTG [...]