American Theatre Wing’s Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

American Theatre Wing’s Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

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American Theatre Wing’s Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

16 February 2017 Photographer credit: American Theatre Wing

The American Theatre Wing announced today the recipients of the Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative Classroom Resource Grants.

American Theatre Wing’s Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

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The American Theatre Wing announced today the recipients of the Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative Classroom Resource Grants.

With the ALW Foundation’s help, the American Theatre Wing is investing in Public Schools to help drama teachers get more of the resources they need to provide quality drama instruction in their schools.

Through this Classroom Resource grant-giving program, funding is provided directly to under-resourced public schools to provide instruments, dance floors, lighting grids, and other necessary materials to help create new and enhance existing theatre programs.

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Theatres Trust announces 6 theatres to be awarded grants

Theatres Trust announces 6 theatres to be awarded grants

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Theatres Trust announces 6 theatres to be awarded grants

6 February 2017

Theatres Trust has awarded 6 small capital grants to a range of theatres across the country from its UK Small Grants Scheme. This scheme is supported by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation and Judy Craymer MBE.

Theatres Trust announces 6 theatres to be awarded grants

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Theatres Trust has awarded 6 small capital grants to a range of theatres across the country from its UK Small Grants Scheme.  Launched in 2012, this scheme is supported by the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation and Judy Craymer MBE and awards grants of up to £5,000 to theatres across the UK with charitable status to address urgent building repairs and help theatres in need and at risk.

The 6 theatres receiving grants in this round are as follows:-

The Place Theatre, Bedford

Plough Arts Centre, Great Torrington

Leatherhead Theatre

Market Theatre, Ledbury

Grand Pavilion, Matlock Bath

Carnegie Theatre and Arts Centre, Wokingham

 

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Salisbury Playhouse receives grant from ALW Foundation

Salisbury Playhouse receives grant from ALW Foundation

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Salisbury Playhouse receives grant from ALW Foundation

27 January 2017 Photographer credit: Richard Budd

Salisbury Playhouse has been awarded a grant from the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation which will go towards a three year project developing the theatre’s work with military communities on Salisbury Plain.

Salisbury Playhouse receives grant from ALW Foundation

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Salisbury Playhouse has been awarded a grant from the Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation which will go towards a three year project developing the theatre’s work with military communities on Salisbury Plain.

The grant will enable Salisbury Playhouse to expand its Stage 65 Youth Theatre to reach areas that are isolated and have limited opportunities to engage with the arts. Working with secondary schools across the area, the project will offer weekly workshops culminating in theatre performances both in the local community and at Salisbury Playhouse.

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Young musicians & diverse communities supported by ALW Foundation

Young musicians & diverse communities supported by ALW Foundation

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Young musicians & diverse communities supported by ALW Foundation

14 December 2016 Photographer credit: Philharmonia Orchestra

The ALW Foundation has awarded grants to a number of initiatives across the country inspiring young musicians in both classical and contemporary music as well as working with diverse and marginalised communities to increase active engagement in the arts.

Young musicians & diverse communities supported by ALW Foundation

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The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation has awarded grants worth a total of £566,911 to 19 projects across the UK. The grants form part of the foundation’s active grant programme and support arts and culture projects that make a real and ongoing difference to people’s lives. This year’s recipients will include a number of initiatives across the country inspiring young musicians in both classical and contemporary music as well as working with diverse and marginalised communities to increase active engagement in the arts.

For information on each of the grants awarded, click here to read the press release

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation research into the pipeline of BAME talent

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation research into the pipeline of BAME talent

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation research into the pipeline of BAME talent

1 December 2016 Photographer credit: Dave Benett

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation research into the pipeline of BAME talent finds barriers to achieving representative diversity on stage - and suggests solutions.

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation research into the pipeline of BAME talent

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“I passionately believe that the stage needs to reflect the diversity of the UK population or it risks becoming side-lined.  The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation funds a range of projects that help to make a difference – from drama school scholarships to theatre outreach programmes.  It will take action from everyone to effect significant change.  We are asking sector bodies, drama schools, theatre producers, actors, creative teams and philanthropists to take responsibility and specific action.  I urge you all to read the recommendations and get involved”.

– Andrew Lloyd Webber

To read the full ‘Centre Stage’ report, click here

The press release with a short summary of the report’s findings can be found here

 

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation awards grants to theatre projects across the UK

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation awards grants to theatre projects across the UK

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Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation awards grants to theatre projects across the UK

25 November 2016 Photographer credit: Ben Carpenter

Grants awarded will support theatre projects across the UK working with a diverse range of communities as well as both young and emerging artists.

Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation awards grants to theatre projects across the UK

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The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation today announced it has awarded grants worth a total of £566,911 to 19 projects across the UK. Grants awarded will support theatre projects across the UK working with a diverse range of communities as well as both young and emerging artists.  These include projects proposed by The Old Vic Theatre Trust, Lyric Hammersmith, Salisbury Playhouse, Southwark Playhouse, Tangled Feet Theatre Company and Hull Truck Theatre.

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ALW Foundation champions heritage and fine art in grants totalling over £500,000

ALW Foundation champions heritage and fine art in grants totalling over £500,00

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ALW Foundation champions heritage and fine art in grants totalling over £500,000

25 November 2016

The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation today announced it has awarded grants worth a total of £566,911 to 19 projects across the UK.

ALW Foundation champions heritage and fine art in grants totalling over £500,000

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The Andrew Lloyd Webber Foundation today announced it has awarded grants worth a total of £566,911 to 19 projects across the UK. The grants form part of the foundation’s active grant programme and support arts and culture projects that make a real and ongoing difference to people’s lives. This year’s recipients will also include a number of projects promoting the appreciation, preservation and conservation of heritage and fine arts. These include initiatives proposed by the Ulster Architectural Heritage Society, Watts Gallery Trust, Hay Castle Trust and Southampton City Art Gallery.

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American Theatre Wing launches 3rd component of Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

American Theatre Wing launches 3rd component of Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

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American Theatre Wing launches 3rd component of Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

22 November 2016

The American Theatre Wing announced today that their Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative has launched its first annual application period for their 4-year Partial University Scholarships.

American Theatre Wing launches 3rd component of Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative

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The American Theatre Wing announced today that their Andrew Lloyd Webber Initiative has launched its first annual application period for their 4-year Partial University Scholarships.

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Andrew Lloyd Webber names Historic England Angel Award Winners

Andrew Lloyd Webber names Historic England Angel Award Winners

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Andrew Lloyd Webber names Historic England Angel Award Winners

1 November 2016

Andrew Lloyd Webber joined Historic England last night to announce the winners of this year’s Angel Awards.  The awards, presented by fellow judge Bettany Hughes, are a celebration of the unsung heroes who work tirelessly to save our heritage. Ex-s

Andrew Lloyd Webber names Historic England Angel Award Winners

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Andrew Lloyd Webber joined Historic England last night to announce the winners of this year’s Angel Awards.  The awards, presented by fellow judge Bettany Hughes, are a celebration of the unsung heroes who work tirelessly to save our heritage.

Ex-soldiers excavating a spitfire crash site, a construction supervisor at Dudley Zoo, a young man saving a derelict hospital, a couple helping to generate Goole, a local trust restoring Clevedon Pier and a charity helping to maintain a conservation area are all celebrated as winners.

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