Hire lounge / theatre

Lounge and Kitchen Hire

Weekday morning or afternoon
8.00 – 12.30; 13.00 – 17.30
Weekday evening
18.00 – 24.00
Saturday morning or afternoon
(£50 for coffee morning or other community event)
8.00 – 12.30; 13.00 – 17.30
Saturday evening
18.00 – 24.00

Full Theatre Hire

Includes full use of auditorium, lounge and dressing rooms for the time period shown, plus services of Front of House Manager and two stewards, plus bar service (profits retained by MHDS). No reduction for providing own FoH, who must comply with MHDS procedures.

First evening show
(6 pm – 12 midnight)
Subsequent evening shows
(6 pm – 12 midnight)
(1 pm – 6 pm)


Extra Charges (as required)

Note: sessions are 8am – 12.30pm; 1 pm – 5.30pm; 6pm – 12 midnight.

Use of auditorium for rehearsal / setup£50.00 per session
Lighting rigging and restoration£75.00 (H&S requires two persons)
Lighting operator (for performance or rehearsal) £25.00 per session
Sound operator (for performance or rehearsal) £25.00 per session
Technical training for hirer’s staff (lighting and/or sound)£25.00 per light or sound session
Ticket printing£10.00 per performance
Contribution to PRS licence per performance£20.00 for variety show;
£45.00. for music concert

For more information click on either of the following two links:

View Theatre Information Pack

Download Technical Questionaire

To make a booking, please contact our Lettings Officer, Maxine Kempster via e-mail or by telephone on 07851 448886