New Theatre Posters

Our IT Guru – Rob Robertson has been busy producing new posters for the theatre. ‘Future Shows Now Booking’ Check our website for information and updates BOOK ONLINE  www.shanklintheatre.com/events.aspx BOX OFFICE 01983 868000 Mon-Fri 10am-1pm SUPPORT YOUR LOCAL THEATRE GO TO: www.shanklintheatre.com/donate.aspx Thank you for your continued support of the theatre, it’s truly appreciated.  

A BIG Thank You to the Landguard Road Co-op

Dear Friends, this superb video montage LINK HERE was put together by our IT Guru; Rob Robertson. We feel that the team at the Landguard Road Co-op, led by Julie and Simon deserves a big ‘Thumbs Up’ for their continuing support of Shanklin Theatre through the Co-op Causes Community funding initiative. The Co-op Team are …

Shanklin Theatre – Business (Almost!) as Usual – Update 8th April 2020

Shanklin Theatre – Business (Almost!) as Usual Update 8th April 2020 Still Working Behind the Scenes! Shanklin Theatre, like all other theatres, is no longer putting on performances at the moment, with the Theatre and Box Office closed to those calling in person. Nevertheless, work very much continues behind the scenes with different departments experiencing …

Theatre Bar Up-grade and Refurbishment

Theatre Bar Refurbishment Each Year, during the “dark time” at the theatre after the last Christmas and New Year Pantomime, a major project is undertaken by the maintenance team. This year’s project being the remodelling and refurbishment of the theatre bar. The working room within the bar area is particularly restricted, and due to the …

First Act 2011

Carol Laidler – First Act 2011 On the 2nd November, Carol Laidler, the founder of First Act 2011 – a theatre group for people with a learning disabilities, visited the theatre during the monthly ‘Coffee, Cake & Chat’ morning and gave a wonderful talk to our visitors, volunteers and staff at the theatre. First Act …

Landguard Road Co-op Store Windows Plaque Presentation

Landguard Road Co-op Store Windows Plaque Presentation On the 23rd October 2019, members from the Friends of Shanklin Theatre committee, and the Shanklin Theatre Community Trust presented an engraved plaque to the Co-op Landguard Road team as a thank you to their continued support of the theatre. Working closely with the team at the Co-op …

Co-op Causes 2019-2020

Dear theatre supporter. We have some great news from our friends at the Co-op Landguard Road store. Thanks to our Treasurer; Peter Frankling, Shanklin Theatre has been chosen to benefit from the next round of the Co-op Local Community Fund to upgrade and renovate the theatre Bar area. The funding round will open on the …

Spotlight IOW Presentation

Shanklin Mayors, joined Trustees and Volunteers from Shanklin Theatre, to present a framed certificate and Birthday Cake to the cast of Beyond the West End on the Special 10th Anniversary of the Summer Show. Spotlight members have performed Shanklin Theatre’s Summer Season Show for the last 10 years, from ‘Best of the West End’ to …

New Appointments to the Board of Trustees

New Appointments to the Board of Trustees The Shanklin Theatre & Community Trust Board has been busy recruiting new members. Two new Trustees/Directors were unanimously appointed at the Trust meeting held on 25th September 2019 and are very welcome additions to the team. We welcome Sally and Michael Beston as newly appointed Trustees to the …