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#SaveOurTheatres Crowdfunder campaign

A reminder from Dale, Projects & Campaigns Team at Crowdfunder that they are working with the Theatres Trust to help and support theatres of all shapes and sizes. Dale says: “A couple of weeks into our third national lockdown and the effects of the pandemic continue to devastate the Theatre industry. If your little Theatre [...]

Theatres Trust: Theatre Reopening Fund Round 2

In November, the Theatres Trust announced the first 20 theatres supported through their Theatre Reopening Fund HERE. This included two LTG Theatres. In early December, the Theatres Trust announce details of a further 15 theatres HERE to receive grants to help with re-opening expenses. This time, recipients included LTG theatres The Tower in Stoke Newington,  The Barn [...]

Theatres Trust: Update January 2021

As LTG Members will be aware, LTG is a Corporate Member of Theatres Trust. The Trust’s Director Jon Morgan has forwarded a round-up of events which I detail below. Theatres Trust activities in 2020 and priorities for 2021 HERE. Scenario planning toolkit There is a toolkit and set of base scenarios to help theatres to challenge [...]

LTG Conference and AGM 2021: update

As you may have read HERE or in the LTG Newsletter, the 2021 LTG National Conference and AGM was due to be hosted by the Little Theatre Southport 14-16 May 2021. The LTG Committee have been advised by the LTG Representative at Southport, Margaret Mann that she and the Trustees have taken the sad decision not [...]

Performing Arts Guidance: 6 January 2021

COVID-19 update The government updated their guidance on 6 January on “Working safely during coronavirus (COVID-19)” The guidance is at THIS link. The key message is: During this period, performing arts venues can continue to operate under Stages 1 and 2 of the performing arts roadmap. This means that: Performing arts professionals may continue to [...]