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Category : Chair’s Letter

20 Jul 2017

A message from Hilary Cordery – our new Chair

I am delighted to have taken over from Jane Buckland as Chair of the Board of Trustees of BLT. I have been an active member of the theatre for more than 9 years and have been privileged to have been on the Board for the last 3. BLT is entering a very exciting phase in its history. If you have visited the theatre recently you may well have seen the scaffolding that signals the start of important works to the […]

02 May 2017

Chair’s Letter May 2017

Looking back over the last couple of years, most BLT members will see that it has been a period of change and development for the theatre and one which is set to continue. Last season saw a large end of year profit, a high percentage attendance for shows, record bar takings and more new actors turning up for auditions. We have an increasingly large pool of  directors wanting to work at BLT and this year, for the first time, we […]

03 Mar 2017

Chair’s Letter March 2017

We are now well into the 2017 season and got off to a cracking start with the popular The 39 Steps and a thought provoking and beautifully acted Heresy of Love. We are so fortunate at BLT to have the freedom to present a seasons of plays  with such a broad range of styles and themes. 2016 was a great year for the theatre, artistically and financially. Our  2016 season averaged a 86% attendance and we ended the year with […]