Auditorium and Stage

Our Victorian auditorium and stage is intricately designed, featuring ornate details and exquisite acoustics that truly enhance any performance experience. It is well-equipped to host a variety of events, such as:

  • Live Music Events including Tribute Bands
  • Musical Productions 
  • Drama Performances
  • Touring Plays
  • Concerts
  • Dance Competitions
  • and much, much more

The Albert Hall Auditorium, and Stage come as a package, and feature:

  •  Capacity for 458 people (stalls and circle)
    – 242 in the Stalls, 212 on the Circle, and 4 Wheelchairs.
  • Stage with steps either side of the auditorium
  • Wing areas on both sides of the stage
  • Electric piano
  • Full Size Cinema Screen 
  • State-of-the-art LED Lighting System, Basic Sound System, Cinema Equipment, and Hemp Set Fly System (see our technical specification for more details)
  • 2 dressing rooms – The Lesser Hall can also be added as additional space
  • Direct access to stage via side alleyway
  • Disabled access to auditorium
  • Bar facilities – provided by The Albert Hall

We extend our warm invitations to professional companies as well as amateur groups, recognising and valuing the diverse talents and passions they bring.

Additionally, we take great pleasure in offering our venue for hosting charity events, recognising the importance of supporting causes that make a positive impact in our community.

Disabled Access

Unfortunately there is no disabled access to the stage or backstage areas. There is level access to the Auditorium – Please see our Access Page.

Programming and Hiring

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

Additionally, please see this page, and get in touch with our Programming Manager, to consult programming your show into our venue.

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 two dressing rooms at the Albert Hall, and have the option to add The Lower Hall as an additional dressing space. The dressing rooms have a sink and toilet, and all have chairs, clothes hooks, surfaces, sockets, and mirrors.