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Sponsor a Seat and help support your local theatre

Sponsor a Seat and help support your local theatre

Tuesday 28th July

Blackfriars Arts Centre re-launched its Sponsor a Seat campaign back in 2015 when they started the first phase of their Refurbishment Plan and the scheme is still going strong now. 

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Boston's 6th Annual Creative Writing Competition launched

Thursday 23rd July

Young Lincolnshire and Discover Volunteering CIC have launched Boston's 6th Annual Creative Writing Competition for young people this week. 

Open to both Primary and Secondary Ag...

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Boston's 6th Annual Creative Writing Competition launched
Light It In Red - Monday 6th July 2020

Light It In Red - Monday 6th July 2020

Monday 6th July

Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre are proud to be supporting the #LightItInRed campaign to raise awareness and support for Theatres and the Entertaim...

Blackfriars Online Performers Festival - Community Project

Tuesday 30th June

Here at Blackfriars Theatre we are missing all of the wonderfully talented local groups and individuals that fill our stage throughout the year and it is heart breaking that we currently don’...

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Blackfriars Online Performers Festival - Community Project
Blackfriars Covid-19 Community Project - Art Installation

Blackfriars Covid-19 Community Project - Art Installation

Saturday 23rd May

Blackfriars Theatre have been lucky enough to secure some Arts Council Funding to help us to provide a number of Community Projects over the next 6 months, and we'd love you to get involve...

Latest Coronavirus Theatre Update - 11th May 2020

Monday 11th May

Follow on from the latest government update made by the Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Sunday evening, it is clear that the Theatre will not be able to open its doors again before July a...

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Latest Coronavirus Theatre Update - 11th May 2020
Blackfriars Online Quiz Night - Fri 1st May

Blackfriars Online Quiz Night - Fri 1st May

Friday 1st May

We are excited to be holding the first Blackfriars On-Line First Friday Fun Quiz or BOFFF-Q for short.
 
This will take pla...

Planning for the future - Rescheduled Shows

Monday 20th April

This is a very worrying and difficult time for everyone not least all those involved in the Theatre and Performing world.  

With another 3 weeks of lock-down confirmed, here at ...

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Planning for the future - Rescheduled Shows
Official Statement - re Coronavirus

Official Statement - re Coronavirus

Tuesday 17th March

Official Statement regarding Blackfriars Theatre and Arts Centre.

Following the latest government guidelines, we have made the difficult but necessary decision to close B...

Theatre Academy support World Teen Mental Health Wellness Day

Monday 2nd March

Today is World Teen Mental Health Wellness Day. Our Blackfriars Theatre Academy work closely with many teens and know that their mental health is an important issue that can be over...

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Theatre Academy support World Teen Mental Health Wellness Day

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Blackfriars undoubtedly plays a very important role as Boston's centre for entertainment and the arts. It is home to two very successful local amateur dramatic and operatic groups, as well as hosting a varied program of professional stage productions.