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LTG Newsletter December 2020

The December 2020 edition of the LTG Newsletter is out. The paper version is being delivered and the electronic version has been emailed to all LTG Reps. You can also find it in the Backstage area of this website. If you do not have access contact You can find previous versions of the LTG [...]

Break a Leg: Telegraph article by Jenny Landreth

Jenny Landreth, who will be interviewed by LTG Chairman Jo Matthews in the March 2021 edition of the LTG Newsletter, had an excellent article on amateur theatre published in the Daily Telegraph in November 2020. Jenny and the Daily Telegraph have generously given their permission for it to be published by the LTG and you [...]

Live Streaming: by the Abbey Theatre, St Albans

This October, the Abbey Theatre, St Albans live streamed their performances of Building the Wall by Robert Schenkkan. Performed to a socially distanced audience, this fascinating 80 minute two-hander was also live streamed. The cost of a live stream ticket was the same as those sold to the in-house live audience. Tina Swain, Theatre Manager, on behalf [...]

Theatres Trust: Green productions survey

The Theatres Trust, ABTT and others across the sector are conducting a survey. Closing date Monday 21 December 2020 Making Theatres Sustainable initiative.  To help us develop guidance on the ways in which practitioners can work towards creative, environmentally sound and low carbon productions, Buro Happold Sustainability has created a survey aiming to understand which green [...]

LTG Yearbook 2020

The LTG Yearbooks are published and being delivered to all LTG Members. They will be sent to the address you gave in the summer. If you have not received yours within the week, do contact the LTG Secretary Caroline has asked me to thank everyone for submitting their returns earlier than usual – she suggested [...]