The Friends of Shanklin Theatre Patrons Evening 2019

The Friends of Shanklin Theatre Patrons Evening 2019 On the 7th May 2019, the Friends of Shanklin Theatre committee held it’s very first ‘Patrons’ evening at Shanklin Theatre. 47 patrons, corporate members, guests and speakers were in attendance. FOST patrons voluntary choose to donate more than the standard subscription. The FOST committee gratefully recognises the …

Shanklin Theatre ‘Coast to Country Walks’

On Monday 6th May, the Friends of Shanklin Theatre completed the first of two ‘Coast to Country Walks’ as part of the Isle of Wight Walking Festival 4th-19th May 2019. There are around 100 walks to choose from across the two week period – from short to long, flat to hilly, beaches to forests and …

FOST Volunteer Thank You Evening – 6th February 2019

During February this year over 100 FOST volunteers braved the wet weather to attend a ‘Volunteer Thank You’ evening at the Theatre. Unlike previous ‘Thank You’ evenings, this one was a little different: a condensed version of the 10th Anniversary Show, that took place during October, for those who missed the original show (including the Theatre …

FOST Poppy Pin Donation to Royal British Legion Shanklin Branch

As part of the FOST commitment throughout our Poppy Pin sales initiative, it was agreed to donate £1,550.00 to a designated local organisation. We are delighted to announce that during November, a cheque for £1,550.00 was donated to the Royal British Legion Shanklin Branch. FOST Chairman Janet Wardle and Vice Chairman Michael Beston presented the …

CO-OP BIG THANK YOU DAY SATURDAY 24TH NOVEMBER

Dear Theatre Supporter. We are delighted to announce that The Friends of Shanklin Theatre today received the final payment from this year’s Co-op Causes Initiative 2017-2018 of £5,902.46. The total amount raised by the Shanklin Co-op shoppers using their membership cards has raised a staggering £17,140.57 over the last 12 months for the three local …

AmazonSmile Triple Donations

Dear Amazon shoppers – we need you! AmazonSmile, the shopping site that donates to Shanklin Theatre & Community Trust every time you shop on Amazon, are TRIPLING the amount they donate per purchase. For a short time, you can generate 10 times the donations to us when you shop on smile.amazon.co.uk Until 2nd November, AmazonSmile is increasing …

10th Anniversary Celebration Variety Show 2nd October 2018

On the 2nd October 2018, Shanklin Theatre celebrated its 10th Anniversary of saving the theatre from closure and possible demolition. This milestone celebration marked a decade since a small band of dedicated volunteers saved Shanklin Theatre from closure. In the last ten years the theatre has grown exponentially, and is now fully recognised as a …

TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Hall of Fame 2018

We are delighted to announce that Shanklin Theatre has been recognised as TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence “Hall of Fame” winners 2018. The Certificate of Excellence award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great traveller reviews. The ‘Hall of Fame’ was created to honour those businesses that have earned …

Limited Edition 10th Anniversary Poppy Pin

Dear Theatre supporter. Special Poppy Pin Announcement. SAVING SHANKLIN THEATRE 2008 – 2018.  Limited Edition 10th Anniversary Poppy Pin – £4.00 each. We have commissioned these beautiful, limited edition, 10th Anniversary of saving Shanklin Theatre Poppy Pin. After deducting our production costs, 50% of proceeds will go directly to the Royal British Legion – Shanklin …