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A Spark of Life

I first became aware of Howard Coggins and Stu McLaughlin shortly after I joined Bristol Old Vic almost a decade ago. At that stage, I didn’t realise they were an act. I would see them each wondering around the building, Stu a towering young man with the sort of ears you want to pin back,… Read more »

Welcoming New Trustees

The Town Hall are pleased to appoint two new Trustees to join its governing board; Tracy Sullivan and Izabela Wanoth, and a new Member Trustee, Tom Bazeley. Tracy says: “I’ve been a proud resident of Trowbridge for over 25 years and have bought up two children now 18 and 20. Trowbridge has enabled me to… Read more »

Work With Us: Bookings Coordinator & Duty Manager

Full Time (37.5 hours per week)Salary: £22,000 per annumFixed Term Contract Ending 31 July 2023 Trowbridge Town Hall Trust is a charity, formed in 2012. It manages the historic building at the heart of the town, restoring and reenergising it as a creative and civic hub for the town. The building is used for choirs,… Read more »

East meets West

As a young documentary maker, I first went to China in 1983 to make a film about Ireland’s leadingtraditional band, The Chieftains, who were embarking on a ground-breaking tour of a country thathad previously rarely opened its doors to artists from the West. Remember, that is less than thirty years ago, however, soon after our… Read more »

Trowbridge Town Hall joins National Theatre-led Theatre Nation Partnerships

Trowbridge Town Hall Trust joins National Theatre-led Theatre Nation Partnerships network to build audiences for theatre across the UK. Theatre Nation Partnerships is an innovative network of theatres and community organisations founded by the National Theatre in 2017 to grow nationwide engagement with theatre The new programme will reach over 500,000 audiences, artists and participants… Read more »

Open Exhibition Winner Launches Solo Show at Trowbridge Town Hall

Curious, creative, colourful, artist, sculptor… Cameron Scott, with his unique flamboyant style, presents his exceptional work at the Trowbridge Town Hall gallery as winner of the 2021 Open Exhibition. Drawing on his prestigious legacy of working in fashion and then lecturing in art, we are now pleased to share this re-emerging artist’s exquisite and innovative… Read more »

The Death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

Following the sad news of the death of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, Trowbridge Town Hall Trust has decided it would be appropriate to cancel the concerts scheduled for Saturday, September 10th, as well as The Hidden Pantry event on Wednesday, September 14th. All ticket holders will be refunded. Throughout the week commencing Monday, September… Read more »

Funding Secured to Continue Regular Film Programme

After a short break over the Summer, Film at The Town Hall returns in the second week of September thanks to continued support from the BFI Film Audience Network. With this new season, we are also launching a brand new and very simple film membership scheme: Buy a ticket and collect a ‘Film at The… Read more »

Our ITV News Feature

Last week the ITV team came into our building to do a feature on The Odyssey – our community theatre collaboration with The National Theatre. They spoke to our Director Alan, writer Florence Espeut-Nickless, National Theatre’s Public Acts Project Manager Hollie, along with a number of very excited workshop participants. Working closely with community organisations… Read more »