Room Hire for Artists

As one of the most prominent regional producing theatres in the country we have a number of facilities perfect for rehearsals, performances or practical classes (such as dance or yoga).

All our spaces have been recently redeveloped and are accessible for participants and audiences.

For performances we can also cater for box office and front of house needs with our award-winning customer service team.

Packages available from £25

Make an enquiry

Take a look at our spaces:


Our new studio on the ground floor is a versatile space which can seat up to 100 audiences for a performance or be completely cleared of seats for a rehearsal or workshop.

Our in-house technical team can discuss any requirements for your hire.

Packages from £350 -view our price list


Our second studio space is a light and airy space perfect for rehearsals, exercise classes and workshops. On the top floor of the venue it is accessible via stairs or lift and has private toilet and kitchen facilities adjacent.

Packages from £25 - view our price list

Main Theatre

The iconic main auditorium at the Octagon is a beloved space by performers and audiences for over 50 years.

This intimate yet spacious auditorium is an adaptable space that can feature performances in-the-round, end-on or thrust, subject to any current programming and availability.

We have in-house technical team who can discuss your requirements for hire.

Packages from £1750 (+VAT) - view our price list

In the round up to 390
End onup to 340
Thrustup to 320

Make an enquiry today

Enquire about hiring our performance, workshop & rehearsal spaces using our online form below.