Coventry’s Albany Theatre Trust has secured its long-term future that will see exciting new creative spaces developed for the benefit of all in its community.
The Albany Theatre Trust is delighted to announce that funding for an ambitious programme of capital works has been secured through Coventry City Council. The works will guarantee the Albany’s future.
David Meredith, Chair of the Albany Theatre Trust, explained:
The Council grant will fund the core works of Phase 1 of a 3 Phase Plan that includes redeveloping the rear of the main house and refurbishing the art deco 1930s auditorium. Specifically, Phase 1 will bring improvements to the existing Studio Theatre, 3 new Studios, a new Café and improved audience and community facilities.
Cllr David Welsh, Cabinet Member for Housing and Communities, said:
Kevin Shaw, CEO and Artistic Director, said:
Professor Andy Hardy, ATT’s Vice Chair, explained the Albany’s importance: