Hiring The Theatre

The Joseph Rowntree Theatre is available for hire for many types of performances and events. Should you wish to hire the venue then please email hire@jrtheatre.co.uk with your name and contact phone numbers (both daytime and evening).  Or call 01904 50 1935 and select option 3.

Hire Charges September 2018 to August 2019

Any evening 6pm to 10pm -  £320 for the 4 hours;

Hourly charge for additional hours - £103 per hour;

Weekly Hire: - Sunday 10am to 10pm, plus Monday to Saturday 6pm to 10pm - discounted charge of £2,410.


The theatre is not available before 6pm on weekday evenings. All prices are inclusive of VAT at 20%. If you are considering hiring for a period after August 2019, please contact hire@jrtheatre.co.uk for pricing information.

Additional Charges

Additional charges are levied for use of the radio microphone headsets, for any Performing Rights Society (PRS) fees and to cover press publicity listings. The full Hiring Price List is available on the downloads page.

Further Information

The venue has a seating capacity of 362, has free parking close by and facilities for disabled visitors.

The other pages in this section give information about the theatre facilities for hirers:-