The Waterside Theatre was built at the same time as the main club complex in the 1950’s. It houses a foyer with ‘Art Deco’ kiosk, main auditorium which can be used as a multipurpose room, full sizestage with lighting and sound, back of house dressing rooms and its own bar and lounge. The theatre regularly puts on stage shows throughout the year by two resident theatre groups.
The theatre can house 300 seats in the auditorium, with an ‘Art deco’ style entrance foyer complete with kiosk and toilet facilities. The main stage is equipped with curtains, drapes and full lighting and sound. The ‘back of stage’ offers dressing rooms with toilet facilities. The theatre also boasts a lighting and sound room with commanding views of the stage and auditorium. The auditorium is also equipped with an amplified ‘loop system’ and tannoy system to all areas.
The fully stocked bar (housed at the rear of the theatre) can be used for ‘Pre show and interval drinks’.
Multi use room:
The theatre auditorium can house 300 people and 250 with tables and chairs which can be used for parties and gatherings. The bar which is located of the main room is fully equipped for liquor, soft drinks and hot beverages.
The theatre has its own liqueur license and can be used for all sorts of functions e.g. wedding receptions, retirements, birthday parties, general gatherings and large meetings. The stage can also be hired out for the use of bands and singers.
Catering for all types of events can be provided, please discuss your requirements with our office staff.
Wheel chair access to main auditorium, disabled toilet and ‘amplified loop system’.