Hackney Empire – winner of the London category of UK’s Most Welcoming Theatre in 2015
Hackney Empire - winner of the London category of UK's Most Welcoming Theatre in 2015

Support your favourite UK theatre

Published August 9, 2016

Voting is now open to find the UK’s Most Welcoming Theatre 2016 in Association with Smooth
Radio.

There are 241 venues across the country competing to take home the coveted title, as voted for by the public. The 12 Regional and National winners of the vote will be announced on 29 September and the overall winner of the award will be announced at the UK Theatre Awards on Sunday 9 October at London’s historic Guildhall.

Julian Bird, Chief Executive of UK Theatre, said: “Theatres throughout the UK play a crucial role in the heart of our communities and continue to thrive despite the challenging financial climate. This award gives audiences a platform to show how much their venue means to them and celebrate the hard work of everyone who helps make a theatre run.”

Vote now at the UK Theatre website. Everyone who votes will have the chance to win £200 of Theatre Tokens!