If you're looking for a fabulous environment with easy access by public transport and road, close to train station, hotels, restaurants, and good parking all around, then you're in the right place, the Gladstone Theatre is available for hire, we operate both ticket sales % share and outright hire.

About the Auditorium

The historic Gladstone theatre has been home to many thousands of great shows, Front of house we have 428 seats including 4 dedicated wheelchair seats, a public bar, door staff, stewards, and front of house manager. The 4 wheelchair spaces and seats for their carers are conveniently situated by the bar exit which leads on to Special Needs toilet facilities all on one level, Spacious Special Needs Toilets with alarms are available in both the Theatre Bar and Dressing Room areas.

Sound Lights Action.
We have easy access for loading at the rear of the theatre,  front of house audio system, stage monitors, microphones, mixing desk, effects, eq's, communications, backstage tannoy, cctv for audience perspective, please download our spec list for a full listing.

House lighting is also available - Lanterns - Par Cans - Profile Spots - Lighting Bars - Blue working lights - Stage Working Lights, download the specification sheet for full information

We have experienced stage crew, lighting and sound techs available, just give us a call and one of our team will discuss your requirements.

T: 0151 643 8757


The Stage:

Main Acting Area Performance Area 10.04 metres x 7.13 metres
Proscenium Opening 6.55 metres wide x 3.6 metres high
Wings Space 2 metres wide and full stage depth
SL ‐ 2 Metres wide and full stage depth.

Cast and Crew Facilities:
Fridge/Freezer, Microwave Cooker, Electric Kettles, Constant Hot Water Urn for drinks, Cups and Saucers, A limited amount of cutlery, A limited amount of utensils : - teapots, pans, plates, trays etc, Sink with H+C running water, Cupboard Space for storage.

We are here to help you to make your show the best it can be, we are flexible and have plenty of resources we can call upon to assist you.
Janet Roxby - Trust Chair


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