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CASTING CALL FOR NEW PLAY

ANNOUNCING THE AUDIO RECORDING OF A NEW PLAY – ‘BUBBLE FEVER‘ BY DAVID FLETCHER Exciting news……..we are casting again and it’s a new play! The Loft is known to stage a good deal of premieres – world premieres no less – and David Fletcher has written a new play; one which we planned to stage […]

2020 projects and 2021 reopening

2020 PROJECTS AND A THEATRICAL REOPENING IN 2021 We are getting ready to welcome you back in 2021 and, when restrictions allow, we shall reopen with Alan Bennett’s glorious version of The Wind in the Willows.  Never have we had so much time to prepare a production for you.  We have glorious sets, we have […]

THE AUDITORIUM AWAITS IN 2021

HAPPY NEW YEAR We are waiting for the chance to reopen and to offer you the warmest of welcomes. Your seat awaits… The teams are all standing by… wardrobe, set design, set construction, lighting design and operation, sound design and operation, box office, front of house, bar, scenic artists, actors, directors, production manager, general manager,stage […]

Our re-opening production: an update

As Leamington heads towards Tier 3 after the national lockdown ends on Wednesday, we are sorry to report that once again we are having to postpone our reopening production, Alan Bennett’s wonderful ‘The Wind in the Willows’. Under Tier 3, we are unable to continue rehearsals – and so we will be unable to reopen as […]

Sue Hamilton – The Loft’s very own Spa Star!

Sue Hamilton has been part of the Loft Theatre team since 1966 – and richly deserves the Leamington ‘Spa Star’ which will adorn a pavement somewhere in the town until after Christmas. (We will seek it out when the time comes, and grab a photo of Sue with her star on the Leamington Walk of […]

Loft Theatre awarded ‘See It Safely’ mark, ready for the return of live theatre to Leamington

A summer and autumn busily working to make Leamington’s Loft Theatre Covid-secure has paid off, as the Loft has now been awarded the Society Of London Theatre & UK Theatre’s ‘See It Safely‘ mark. On hearing the news, Artistic Director Sue Moore said “We wanted to reassure audiences, actors, staff and volunteers alike that you […]

Loft theatre to reopen as a Covid secure venue

UPDATE 01/12/20: Following the news that Leamington is moving to Tier 3 after 2nd December, we have had to postpone rehearsals once again, so our reopening will be delayed. New dates will be provided once we know we can restart rehearsing. We are looking forward to opening our doors to you again as soon as […]

New management appointments

TWO NEW APPOINTMENTS AT THE LOFT THEATRE We are delighted to announce two important new appointments to our excellent Management Team. GENERAL MANAGER – ROBIN BOYD Our new General Manager is Robin Boyd, who will succeed Amanda Laidler. Robin is one of the Loft’s lighting designers and a member of the Loft Technical Team. Robin […]

We’re having to send our Wind in the Willows car back to the garage

We’re having to send our Wind in the Willows car back to the garage, as it really does need some work before we reopen in January 2021 – have you seen what a state it’s in?!