Auditorium and Stage

Our Victorian auditorium and stage is a wonderful performance space. It is suitable for all types of events, including:

  •  drama shows
  •  touring plays
  •  musical productions
  •  concerts, and
  •  much, much more.

The theatre is available at modest rates, and comprises the following features:

  •  seating for 452 people (stalls and balcony)
  •  stage
  •  wing areas on both sides of the stage
  •  electric piano
  •  basic sound system, lighting rig, and curtain bars (see our technical specification for more details)
  •  3 dressing rooms – the Lesser Hall can also used for extra space, but there will be a charge for this.
  •  direct access to stage via side alleyway
  •  disabled access to auditorium
  •  bar facilities – provided by the Albert Hall Management Committee (NB. there may be an extra charge for this.)

We welcome both professional and amateur groups.

We are also pleased to host charity events.

Disabled access

Unfortunately there is no disabled access to the stage or backstage areas.


To book, or see the hire cost for the auditorium and stage, please go to our how to book page.

Technical Information

Please visit our Technical page to view the Theatre’s technical details, and specifications, and to download the seating plan, or lighting plot.

Dressing Rooms

We have three dressing rooms at the Albert Hall, and have the option to add the Lesser Hall as an additional dressing space. Two out of the three dressing rooms have a sink and toilet, and all have chairs, clothes hooks, surfaces, sockets, and mirrors.