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The Forum Theatre is available to hire for local community groups, dance schools, businesses, schools and colleges, tribute bands, professional touring groups etc and also for individual celebrations such as birthdays, Christenings, and Christmas Parties.
The Auditorium has a varying and versatile capacity, with theatre seating for up to 410 people, cabaret/party set up for 200 people, standing capacity of 500, or the room can be divided for smaller events of up to 100 people. The theatre also has a resident DJ available for parties, discos karaoke etc.
The auditorium which is now painted black, includes ticketing, theatre lighting and sound systems, together with a large projector screen and there is ample room for dressing areas, parking etc with a licensed bar serving both draught and bottled beers and a selection of other alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages.
If you are visiting The Forum Theatre for a performance or attending a production with a school or group, you may find the following document useful: General Audience Risk Assessment