Event Space

Space Type: Arts Space

Total Capacity:

80, Standing: 150

Suitable for:

  • Dance
  • Performance with an Audience
  • Rehearsal

Opening Hours

9am-9pm (Earlier/Later access available if arranged in advance).

Licenses Held:

Temporary Events Notices required, but a full premises licence will be applied for in spring 2015.

Booking Info

Costs & Terms of Hire:

Event Space Hire Prices

Hourly Rate: £30
Day Rate: £200 (8hrs)
Week Rate: £450 (Mon-Sun)
Weekends and weekday hours after 9pm are charged at £40 p/hour
Tenants/Not for profit/charities receive 25% discount

Contact Name:

Bookings Team

Email Address:

Telephone Number:

0117 924 9599


This versatile venue is able to host up to 150 people for all sorts of performances and events. It is available to hire daytime and evening, and the Event Space is fully equipped for theatrical performances with black out theatre drapes, stage lighting and a state of the art PA system.

Situated next to the Community Kitchen, the Event Space is also an ideal venue for pop-up restaurants & banquet performances, celebrations and fundraisers. Past events have also included; public debates, innovative theatre, dance, burlesque, clowning and markets… to list them all would be impossible!


Up to 150 people
80 People seated end-on

Room Size

17m X 6.4m
(stage area: 4m X 6.4m)


3rd floor (above Canteen) Access – Via Stokes Croft Entrance with disabled access


Black out theatre drapes
Stage lighting with gels
PA system (spec HK audio tops and EV bass bins, Beringer 24 channel desk)
Breakout space for use as Green Room/changing facilities
Disabled access


  • Accessible Entrance:No/Unknown
  • Accessible Toilet: No/Unknown
  • Induction Loop Available: Yes
  • Blue Badge Parking Available: Yes

More Accessibility Information:

Our Events Spaces are accessible to wheelchair users and parking is available for people with disabilities upon request (these spaces can be reserved via our bookings team).

Parking Details:

Parking spaces are available to hire £5p/day
Loading to the space via ramp and lift. Larger items will need to be walked into the spave manually via several stairs.


  • Dressing Room
  • Shower
  • Private Room
  • Kitchen
  • Keys Available
  • Café
  • Toilets


  • Height: 2m
  • Width: 6m
  • Length: 17m

Technical Info

Floor Description:

Carpet with a stage section of black dance matting available.

Physical description:

An long temperature-controlled room with the dimensions of 17m X 6.4m of floor space with a wooden, versatile bar at the back. The stage space (and available area for dance matting) is 4m X 6.4m. The room is carpeted and can be turned into a 'black-box' set-up and offers end-on raked seating for up to 80 people.

Power Supply:

13 Amp sockets only.

Power and Lighting Details:

6 Par-64s and a selection of birdies on 240v.

Sound Equipment:

PA system (spec HK audio tops and EV bass bins, Beringer 24 channel desk)

Details of Sound Spill:

Noise-reduction boards are available to stop spill-over sound from/to Stokes Croft, but in general this is not a sound-proofed venue.

Rigging Information:

2 x 4m scaffold bars for rigging lights.

Ceiling projector mount available.

No circus rigging currently available.

Blackout Details:

Complete black-out available.