Theatre Hire

Theatre Hire

The School’s magnificent Theatre opened in 2015.  It comprises a stage, auditorium and gallery with seating for up to 300, orchestra pit, extensive foyer areas with bar, green room and dressing rooms. A Studio Theatre is situated immediately adjacent to the main stage.

An additional Studio Theatre in nearby Roberts Hall is also available for hire. This has stadium seating for 182.

Ibstock Place School Theatre facilities may be hired for a full day, half day or hourly. Basic marketing and a Duty Manager for the duration of the event are included.

Hire charges

Performance spaceFull day 8 hoursHalf day 4 hours
Main Theatre£1,350£650£175
The Roberts Hall Studio Theatre with stadium seating£500£250£70


  • For the Main Theatre, a Duty Manager is included at no extra cost but we do not offer box office facilities.
  • Should you need a technician for either of the above venues, e.g. a technician to operate lighting and/or sound, an additional fee will be charged. Technical staffing is compulsory if staging a production in the Main Theatre or Studio Theatre.


Bookings can be made through Miss Abby Berridge at the following email address:

Social, cultural and recreational uses.

The high specification of the Theatre makes it particularly well suited for hosting drama, music – choral, orchestral, ensemble, musical theatre – and dance events.

Further information

In addition to the booking email address given above, enquiries about the facilities can be made by contacting the Performing Arts Assistant via the School switchboard (020) 8876 9991. When precise requirements are known, event and access advice will be given by the relevant manager at the School: Bursar, Facilities Manager or Head of School of Drama.

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