Cumbria Theatre Trust

Cumbria Theatre Trust

Charity information

Cumbria Theatre Trust

We run Theatre by the Lake, England's remotest professional producing theatre. Annually we present 700 performances, play to audiences of 125,000 and provide opportunities for our communities.

Founded 1984

  • Mission statement

    We defy expectations by producing nationally recognised theatre from our spectacular rural location and presenting a multi-art programme that entertains, challenges and engages the community of and visitors to Cumbria.

  • Aims

    Cumbria Theatre Trust aims to:

    • To promote and advance the arts and in particular the performing arts for the benefit of the public
    • To promote and advance education through the development and delivery of creative learning programmes for people of all ages.
  • Overview

    Established: December 1984

    Registered Charity Number: 516673

    Board members: 11

    Full time staff: 34

    Part time staff: 52

    Volunteers: 238

    Phone number: 017687 72282

    Address: Theatre by the Lake Lakeside, Keswick, Cumbria, CA13 9PQ

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  • Setting the Scene

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