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Shine Theatre Trust
154 Western Road
Hurstpierpoint, West Sussex

Enquiries: 01273 833196
Fax: 01273 832086
Registered Charity No. 1104734


Do you have a few hours a month to spare?

Our 100 Club secretary is standing down after many years of sterling service and a replacement is urgently needed.

Please see the ‘Job Vacancies’ page and contact or speak to a Trustee on 01273 833196.

Thank you for considering helping to raise funds so that all children [...]

Thank you to Sussex Musical Productions

A heartfelt thank you to the members and committee of Sussex Musical Productions, a local amateur theatre Group, for their kind donation.

Sadly, due to dwindling funds, the company has decided to close and donate their remaining funds to Shine Theatre Trust.  The money will be well spent supporting Shining Stars, our weekly inclusive drama club.

Our [...]

Congratulations to Shine Theatre Group.

Well done to all the performers and crew for treating us all to such a wonderful show at the Cadogan Hall, London on 1st December 2013.

A truly spellbinding show, featuring past and present Shine members coming together to celebrate 15 years of Shine excellence.

Shine Theatre Trust are very proud sponsors, thank you. x

Message from Shine Theatre Group about the Shine Show 2012

The Shine Show 2012 was a huge success so thank you to the Trust for supporting our group.  The weather was unkind but it did not dampen the spirits of the performers inside the Marquee at Lodge Cottage. We sold out every performance and we had 55 students taking part in this event.  Songs by [...]

Class of 2011 Shine Show

The Class of 2011 Show which ran from 10th to 17th July was a huge success.  35 children took part in a fantastic production based around the songs of Glee!!  Some fantastic voices coming through and great teamwork on stage.  A huge well done to everyone who took part in this production.  You can check [...]

Shining Stars – Friday 3rd December 2010

Due to the severe weather conditions making access to the hall very dangerous we have had to cancel Shining Stars drama this evening. This was to be our last class for this term so we will have to wish you all a very “MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY NEW YEAR” via the website.

Spring Term Dates

Friday, [...]

A.G.M. 2010

The Trust AGM will be held at 7.30p.m.on Thursday 13th May at the New Inn, High Street, Hurstpierpoint.  All are welcome.  R.S.V.P. via website;

Sponsorship from South Downs Nurseries and Garden Centre continues.

South Downs Nurseries and Garden Centre has given a very generous, retrospective, sponsorship of “The Sound of White”; the show staged in Holy Trinity Church, Hurstpierpoint, in December last year.

Instead of charging an entrance fee to the Sussex Heritage Museum, housed at their Hassocks Garden Centre, South Downs ask for donations.  These donations are then [...]

Thank you to Bryan Hirst Photography.

Little snowflakes!

Thanks to everyone who bought Bryan’s fantastic photographs, taken during the Sound of White show in December, he has been able to make a very generous donation to the Trust.  The money will be spent on subsidising Shining Stars summer term.

Thank you, Bryan and all the proud owners of very beautiful photographs.

Seasons Greetings to Shine from Premiere Picture Ltd.

A big ‘thank you’ to Premiere Picture who decided, instead of sending Christmas cards, to donate the money to charity.  This year the chosen charity is Shine Theatre Trust.

Premiere Picture are based in Brighton and have an office in London.  They are leading film financiers and producers, have a look on their website to see [...]