Institute of Theatre Consultants
member information

Name Robin Townley
Qualifications BA (Hons), FETC
Practice Theatreplan LLP
Location London, UK
Membership ABTT
Background Stage Electrician; Client Contact for lighting and sound hire company; Co-ordinating Lecturer in Performance Venue Systems
Experience

Rambert Dance Company, London, Dance Studios (2010-current)

Representing the client in all matters of Rambert’s new headquarters to be located within the cultural quarter on the South Bank

University Theatre Project, Australia (2010)

Expert witness report on viability of 1958 hall facing listing on the South Australian Heritage Register as a "State Heritage Place"
The Jerwood DanceHouse, Ipswich, Studio Theatre, Dance Studios (2009) State of the art DanceHouse to accommodate  massive participation and the presentation of self-produced and touring dance performance
The Junction, Cambridge, Studio Theatre, Rehearsal Room and Live Music Auditorium (2005) Refurbishment of 1000 capacity live and loud auditorium and the construction of highly specified studio theatre and rehearsal room

Grand Theatre, Wolverhampton (1998)

Fast-track contract for refurbishment of the auditorium incorporating new lighting and sound installations, and a new flytower.
Areas of consultancy undertaken
Business Planning
Feasibility study Yes
Brief preparation Yes
Auditorium design  
Seating & sightlines  
Stage Lighting  
Stage Sound and Communications  
Stage Machinery  
Workshops  
Box office
Other Regulatory Frameworks and Client Liaison
Contact E-mail robin@theatreplan.co.uk
Website www.theatreplan.co.uk