UK Theatre

For the past year, I’ve been working on a report investigating the UK’s offstage theatre and performing arts workforce. It has been fascinating and...

An independent report has warned that the offstage theatre sector is characterised by low pay, poor professionalism and a shortage of skilled workers. Trade bodies...

Industry body UK Theatre has launched a new campaign to make theatres safer. SaferTheatre will provide advice on issues including counterterrorism and cyber threats as...

Theatres around the UK took a record £1.12 billion at the box office in 2016, despite severe local authority funding cuts. Industry body UK Theatre...

UK Theatre and the Society of London Theatre have called on the main political parties to make manifesto commitments to investigate the damage caused...

UK Theatre has released a toolkit to help theatres work with local government, amid ongoing funding cuts. The Working With Local Authorities 'resource kit' includes...

UK Theatre has launched a guide to producing digital theatre. The ‘live to digital’ guide contains information on developing and distributing digital content, and has...

Theatre professionals are so frightened about losing work that they will not admit to mental health problems, according to director Mary Swan. The artistic director...

Touring shows account for £6 out of every £10 spent in theatres nationwide, according to new figures. Data supplied by industry body UK Theatre reveals...
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