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Happy New Year

Happy New Year to everyone and hope you all had a great Christmas ! The Conference Dates for 2017 will be published on the website in the next couple days plus the dates for the Relationship Meetings will be circulated by each Region as they are agreed.  Southern Region have organised Relationship Meetings for early in 2017 and email notification has been [...]

Jon Morgan appointed as new Director of Theatres Trust

Press Release 18 October 2016 Theatres Trust, the national advisory public body for theatres, is pleased to announce the appointment of new Director Jon Morgan who will take up the position in January 2017. Theatres Trust which has been celebrating its 40th anniversary this year will see the new Director lead and champion the work of the organisation with [...]


OLIVIER THEATRE 30 OCTOBER 2016 9:30am – 8:00pm For the 40th Anniversary of the opening by Her Majesty the Queen of the National Theatre by Sir Denys Lasdun A Symposium By the Association of British Theatre Technicians in association with the National Theatre Symposium Directors: Paule Constable & Richard Pilbrow Theatre and Architecture: A Discussion [...]

Lighting The Play Picture Triple, Guildhall Graduate Rory Beaton Won The ALD’s 2016 Michael Northen Student Bursary

  The ALD opens its Sponsored Student Scheme to all full time students The Association of Lighting Designers’ (ALD) has announced its Sponsored Student Scheme is open for 2017 applications. For the first time, the scheme this year is available to all students studying full time in the UK, regardless of course subject. The requirement [...]

Head’s Shaved For Cancer Trust

On Saturday 27 August, in front of a supportive audience at The Courtyard Theatre in Chipstead, 4 brave young men had their heads shaved in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust. You may wonder why they were motivated to take such dramatic action, and indeed drama was at the heart of it. From 6-10 September, they [...]