Anthony Hopkins Theatre

  • Single raked tier, continental seating giving maximum seating of 569 – 519 seats, 5 wheelchair spaces, plus 45 on forestage lifts.
  • Forestage lifts for stage, seating or orchestra pit.
  • Control, projection and viewing rooms at rear.
  • Proscenium stage; opening 10.65metres x 6.5m high (variable).
  • Safety Curtain to back wall 10.74 metres.
  • Safety Curtain to front of stage 1.11 metres.
  • Front of stage to front of forestage 3.72 metres.
  • Flat stage, sprung hardwood floor, hardboard surface.
  • Carpet cuts, footlight troughs, and trapdoors in stage floor, normally hardboarded over.
  • Wing widths 8 metres SR, 2.5 metres SL.
  • 59 single purchase counterweight sets SL (inc 2 up and down)
  • Grid height 18.48m
  • Forestage lifts can give orchestra pit for 40.
  • Bosendorfer Imperial grand piano.
  • Prompt Corner SL.
  • Get in at stage level; twin loading bay, each door 2.75m high x 3.1m.
Lighting and Sound
  • See plans and schedules.
Dressing rooms.
  • Six at stage level, accommodating 24, all with shower.
  • (DR4 for 4, DR5 for 5, DR6 for 3, DR7 for 3, DR8 for 5, DR9 for 4)
  • Toilets and disabled toilet at stage level.
  • Visiting company office.
  • Green Room with catering service on first floor.
  • Bathroom on first floor.
  • Two band rooms below stage.
  • Coin-operated launderette machines available.

For technical enquiries about these spaces or to send us your production’s plans and tech specs:

Professional visiting companies
Geoff Farmer
01352 701896

Community companies

Jim Davis
01352 701578