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LTG COVID-19: 24 September 2020

The following was circulated by Eddie Redfern to all LTG Members Reps on Thursday 24 September. The text highlighted in the email is replicated below. I have just finished a meeting of SOLT/UK Theatre’s ‘Theatre Safety Committee’ where ABTT, Theatres Trust and SOLT/UK Theatre agree with the LTG position that theatres can continue with rehearsals [...]

LTG COVID-19: 22 September 2020

Eddie Redfern, LTG National Liaison Officer has today (22 Sep) written to all LTG Reps with the following statement: “Today the Prime Minister announced further restrictions on social gatherings and the Arts Minister confirmed that Amateur Theatre will be restricted to maximum six persons INVOLVED in a production effective from Thursday  24 September. This would [...]

LTG New Member: Davenham Players, Northwich, Cheshire

The September edition of the LTG Newsletter notes that there was insufficient space to publish all the text of the history of the Davenham Players which had been forwarded by Chairman Bob Almquist. The full text is published HERE and a fascinating story it is too. We wish the Davenham Players our latest new Member from [...]

LTG Newsletter

The latest edition of the LTG Newsletter has been sent to the LTG Rep of each Member Theatre. It is also available in the Backstage area of the LTG Website. Copies of previous LTG Newsletters are available in the public area HERE. Anne Gilmour

Theatres Trust: Theatre Reopening Fund

Grants of up to £5,000 to help not-for-profit theatres across the UK to make COVID-19-related adaptions and prepare for reopening. The Theatres Trust has repurposed their small grants schemes to support theatres to cover the additional costs of reopening after several months’ closure. The Theatre Reopening Fund will support building improvements and purchasing equipment that will [...]