How we are planning for the future
And our recovery from the Coronavirus pandemic...
Since March 2020 all of our usual membership meetings and public events, including all of our planned productions have stopped. Our wonderful building 'The Players Theatre' in the heart of Lowestoft has been unused and all of our usual income has ceased.
The management committee have looked into a number of ways we could produce socially-distanced shows, either online, or in person, however there are still many obstacles which have prevented this from happening.
The Players Theatre Heating & Cooling Project
In October 2019 our thirty year old heating system was unexpectedly condemned during routine maintenance. The system had been installed many years ago, and although becoming quite inefficient, we did expect the lifetime to continue for a while longer.
It quickly became apparent that any replacement was going to require a major overhaul of pipes and equipment throughout the whole building, and that this was a significant project.
Work has been undertaken to