Booking news

Once again, this has been a turbulent month still full of uncertainty with how and when productions can be performed. Whilst the two dance schools who were postponed from this season are still pencilled in at the moment, HCAOS’s November production of Oliver! is no longer taking place. However, we Read more…

2020/21 Membership renewal

Our membership base provides a vital income stream to the Concordia as well as keeping a loyal base of patrons informed of our productions. So it was with reluctance that Trustees suspended the normal newsletter in order to safeguard our volunteers during the lock down period. With membership renewal due Read more…

Theatre bookings

After over 20 years of service, Jane Bradley has stood down as Bookings Secretary for the Concordia. The Trustees would like to extend their thanks and gratitude for all the work and dedication that Jane has committed to the role over the years and look forward to catching up once Read more…

Theatre finances and HBBC grant

Even though the doors are closed, there are still considerable on-going costs in keeping the building running. These range from utility bills, insurance costs, essential maintenance, licences and annual inspections. The Treasurer expects monthly outgoings to still be approx. £4,000 a month, even with the theatre closed. On a positive Read more…

Theatre Closure update

ce the Concordia had to close its doors on the 18th March, our box office team have been dealing with refunds from cancellations and postponements from the remainder of the season. This process is now complete and Trustees would like to thank John Hill and the small team of volunteers Read more…

Covid-19 Theatre Closure

It has been over five weeks since the Concordia Theatre had to close its doors to the public and majority of volunteers alike following Government guidelines. Immediately after the closure HCA Trustees, along with information received from Societies decided close for the remainder of the 2019/20 season with the aim Read more…

Theatre Programme

Bookings Secretary, Emma-Jayne Gladman has also been working hard to collate a 2020/21 programme that will hopefully launch in September. If the Concordia Theatre can re-open at this time, the season will kick off with the two postponed dance school productions from Pat Barker and Wendy Morton dance academies. LEGALLY Read more…

Notes from the Trustee Meeting

VIRTUALLY… Another Concordia premiere, Trustees met virtually to discuss the on-going situation and how HCA can get back up and running once restrictions are lifted. FINANCES Rob Gladman, Treasurer, stated that whilst there has been a substantial impact on revenue from the curtailment of the season, HCA is financially in Read more…