The Blackmore Theatre is available for external hire. We already have a number of local charities & schools which regularly come use the theatre for their performances.
We actively encourage the use of the venue by the local community, we work closely with everyone to tailor the needs and make their experience as enjoyable as possible.


The theatre can be hired on a daily or longer term basis. We have the following facilities available:

  • Licensed Bar
  • Front of House staff
  • Stewarding
  • Theatre Lighting
  • Sound system
  • Extensive range of costumes
  • Large selection of props / furniture

If you are interesting in putting on a performance and hiring the venue, please contact our Theatre Manager on the following email:

As mentioned above, costumes are available for hire from our extensive wardrobe, we have many styles including:

  • Historic
  • Pantomime
  • Evening Dress

Fees are in the region of £15-20 per outfit for private hire and we have a theatre group hire rate which is negotiable.