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…

Coronavirus Update

Last updated: 21st March at 12:55pm PRESS RELEASE – CONCORDIA AND COVID-19 As Covid-19 has a greater effect on our everyday lives, the Trustees at Hinckley Concordia Theatre wish to update volunteers, patrons and members of the rapidly changing scenario they face. Further to our last statement, it has been Read more…

Public lift update

Our lift contractors have been back and installed the replacement electronics for the lift. However, it is understood that components previously replaced by the contractor have now failed. This is yet another setback to reinstating the lift for public use and Trustees have asked for a plan of action along Read more…

Policy update

The Trustees recognise the importance of having adequate and relevant policies in place to ensure the safety of our volunteers, patrons and the charity. There is an enormous task to centralise existing policy, review to update and make sure it is available to our volunteers. To this end, the Trustees Read more…