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Redgrave Theatre

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Percival Road Clifton
Percival Road Clifton
South West
Website - http://:
Space type:
Seating Capacity:
This space is suitable for:
  • Performance
  • Rehearsal
  • Dance
Building opening hours.:
The theatre is normally open to hirers between 9am and 11pm. Opening hours for members of the public varies depending on the shows - please consult our brochure.
Licenses Held.:
The Theatre is licenced for theatre, live entertainment, dancing and the sale of alcohol.


The Redgrave is a procenium arch Theatre owned and operated by Clifton College. The 323 seats are raked to give exellent veiws of the stage. The Theatre was built in the 60's as was one of the first ever purpose built school theatres. Orginally called the 'Clifton College Theatre' it was renamed in memory of the actor Sir Micheal Redgrave.

Details of Programme (if any)::
As well as the Clifton College productions the Redgrave is hired by a variety of different companies; While most of our bookings are musicals we also accept stright plays, dance pieces, stand up comedy, comporate events and much more. During the summer months it may be possible to hire the redgrave as a rehearsal space. The Redgrave produces two brochures a year detailing the incoming shows + all of our shows can be found in the 'Upcoming Events' section of our website
Access Details:
While there are a few steps up to the foyer a portable ramp is avalible on request Entrance into the auditorium is via the side door at ground level. there are two wheelchair spaces in the front row of the auditorium. Unfortunalty we do not currently have disabled toilet facilities
Floor Details:
Black painted plywood.
Street Parking only


Booking Information

Costs & Terms of Hire.:
Hire charges vary depending on requirments please contact the theatre staff for details
Contact Name:
David Fells
Email Address:
Telephone Number:
0117 315 7602

Technical Information

Power Supply::
62amp 3 phase which splits down to: 32Amp single phase with 7 zero88 beta pack 2 dimmers 16amp and 13amp sockets on stage.
Floor Details:
Black painted plywood.
What Sound Equipment is Available?:
2x 16/8Digital Multicore 1x 32 channel mixing desk 3x amps 8x Speakers 3x handheld mics 2x radio lapel mics
Rigging Information::
Steel RSJ crossbeams supporting: 5x LX bars on hand winches. SWL of each LX bar = 500Kg 3x tab tracks on hand wiches. SWL 500kg 4x hemp bars FOH curtain = concertina on counterweight system.
Blackout Details::
Full blackout possible with the exception of the four emergency exit signs in the auditorium