An iconic, influential design piece: The Antelope

During the 1950s, design took a dramatic leap from the 1900s war-time era. This new leap thrust forward a prominent design: bold bursts of striking, bulky colour, in a compact, glossy style. Before this, in the early 1900s, the popular palette was ‘dull-’ even dark- mirroring the hardships of the time.   However, Ernest Race […]

Read More

Fascinating Facts about Theatres

The Top 10 Facts    A lot of the time we seem to take the theatre for granted. What we need to remember is that not everyone has access to such wonderful and varied programmes of entertainment. In fact, in some places in the world the theatre is banned altogether. Imagine never being able to […]

Read More

Wondrous Theatres Around the World

Across the Globe, you’ll find some incredible, awe-inspiring theatres. The magic of performance is brought to life in many of these locations and we look at some of the world’s most wonderful theatre designs: The Winter Garden, Toronto (Canada) Image Credit: http://www.heritagetrust.on.ca/ewg Talking of magic, The Winter Garden has one of the most stunning ceilings seen […]

Read More

Little vs. Large Theatres

theatre seating

Does size matter in theatre? When it comes to theatre-going, the experience is all part of the fun! Size can play a part in this: there are certainly many different styles and forms of theatre- in every town, city, and country- for audiences to discover. Here we weigh up some of the pros and cons […]

Read More

Round-up of the Renowned Olivier Awards: 2018

theatre seating

2018 Award Round-up The renowned Olivier Awards, this year hosted by Catherine Tate, applauded another year of great Theatre, presented at the Royal Albert Hall. The ceremony, which took place on Sunday 8th April, saw one piece in particular steal the show. ‘Hamilton’ took home an impressive seven prizes, which included Best New Musical and […]

Read More

A view from the top

theatre seating

Why everyone can see the stage in a theatre Going to the theatre should be a enjoyable experience; a good comedy play that lifts your spirits, or a well known musical that you can sing along to. Theatre visits can make great memories. One of the most important aspects of enjoying a theatrical performance is […]

Read More

The Bespoke Nature of Theatre Seating

theatre seats

If you were to ask the regular theatre attendee as to what they look for when booking tickets for their next performance viewing, seating would likely be one of the most imperative deciding factors. After all, the length of theatre productions can be extensive and ticket prices can be decidedly costly. There are a number […]

Read More

Seating for Persons with Reduced Mobility

With our rapidly increasing population, individuals in society have developed entirely diverse body shapes. For this reason, requirements for comfort have become much more personal. Without having considered the many ranges of people with different builds, the most iconic seating products have been carefully fashioned to combine trend with function, to look stylish while fitting […]

Read More

Some of the Most Beautiful Theatres in England

race furniture

We’ve sought out some of the most beautiful theatres to be found across the country. From staggering opulence to fascinating history, from the natural beauty of our most south-western tip, there’s no denying we have some truly gorgeous playhouses. We enjoy a proud British history of theatre seating and playwriting going back more than five […]

Read More