#SaveOurVenues - The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen

by Aberdeen Performing Arts in Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

#SaveOurVenues - The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen
We did it
On 14th July 2020 we successfully raised £406 ( + est. £92.75 Gift Aid ) with 13 supporters in 28 days

We’re part of a national initiative launched by the Music Venue Trust to prevent the closure of 100s of music venues. Please support it.

by Aberdeen Performing Arts in Aberdeen, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Lemon Tree is part of a national initiative launched by Music Venue Trust to prevent the closure of hundreds of independent music venues. The venue is one of the most recognised and loved in the music scene in Scotland having played host to many iconic artists including Radiohead and LCD Soundsystem, helped launched the careers of future superstars such as Emeli Sande and Lewis Capaldi, and been at heart of the music and culture scene in Aberdeen for almost 30 years.

The Lemon Tree is run by Aberdeen Performing Arts, an award-winning arts charity based in the North East. The charity earns almost 90% of its income from ticket sales, associated activity and trading. The Lemon Tree (along with the other venues run by Aberdeen Performing Arts - the Music Hall and His Majesty's Theatre) closed on 16 March and to date has cancelled more than 300 performances, with 90,000 tickets worth about £3million. 96% of the organisation's staff are furloughed.

Your donations will be used to help ensure the ongoing survival of this important organisation, the venues it runs and the support work it delivers for artists, audiences and communities in the North East and beyond.

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Rewards

This project offers rewards in return for your donation.

£20 or more

Save Our Venues T-Shirt

Support our venue and the Save Our Venues campaign with a high quality 4 color print Gildan black shirt featuring the official Save Our Venues logo • Available in five sizes • Price includes delivery • Delivery can take up to 35 days

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