Read about the highlights of good practice seen by Creative Green Awarded Organisations so far this year:

  • Sustainability integrated in business strategy: Donmar Warehouse, Gate Theatre, Lyric Hammersmith, Norwich Theatre Royal and Sadler’s Wells

  • Creative programming: Greenwich Theatre commissioned ‘At the end of everything else’ by Make Mend and Do theatre company. The story followed a young child cycling around the world learning about environmental impacts and was powered entirely by actors using bicycle generators on stage.

  • 100% renewable energy supplier: Almeida Theatre, Lyric Hammersmith, Old Vic, Theatre Royal Stratford East and Universal Music

  • Established Green Team: Lyric Hammersmith, Royal Opera House, Unicorn Theatre, Universal Music and Young Vic

  • Staff environmental action campaigns: Donmar Green Week; #LyricLent at Lyric Hammersmith; Sustainable September at the Young Vic; Green Office Week at Tyne and Wear Archives and Museums; Norwich Theatre Royal’s ‘Motorless Monday’ and ‘Check Before you Chuck’ campaigns etc.

  • Audience environmental awareness: Discovery Museum’s Play & Invent programme which features skill-sharing, design and construction with a focus on reusable and recyclable materials; Lyric Hammersmith’s Green Lyric and Little Lyric programmes; Gate Theatre’s monthly green challenges shared in newsletters etc.

  • National environmental awareness campaigns: Sadler’s Wells and Royal Opera House