About The Trust


The Trust was Founded 1979 with Merseyside County and became an independent Trust in 1986.

It is responsible for the theatre property and close liaising with ATG the theatre’s management.

The Trust supports a department of ‘Creative Learning’ with a Youth Theatre programme and the involvement of young people, community groups and school parties in acting and theatre activities.

The Trustees are…

Terry Smith Chairman
Tony Ensor
Lesley Marshall
Pamela McGaffney
David Morgan Secretary

For the period from 1986 to 2015 the late Sir Philip Carter CBE was Trust Chairman and during his time the theatre was modernised, refurbished and an Annexe built on the Legs of Man Public House site.