There has been a theatre on the corner of George Street for almost 170 years. The first theatre built in 1836 was known commonly as the ‘Vic’, and later as the ‘Theatre Royale’ after the company that played there. Forbidden to perform plays during the University terms, the lessee of the theatre resorted to presenting ‘concerts’ or music hall entertainment and by 1880 the theatre had become quite run down.
At the instigation of members of both town and gown a company was... Read more >>
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The New Theatre has a magnificent three tier auditorium with a traditional proscenium arch stage and seating capacity of 1,785, making it suitable for one-off hires, conference and events.
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