Sunday, June 3rd, 2018

Update to Planning Application

There is an application for 9 dwellings to be built in the Lloyds Bank car park adjacent to the Corn Exchange, reference is P17/S3579/FUL . An acoustic survey is being carried out by both the applicant and the theatre and we are in discussions about the next steps. We’ll post any news updates here.


Saturday, January 6th, 2018

Live Screening dates

Lady Windermere’s Fan – Vaudeville on July 2nd (7:15pm); An American in Paris on July 5th (7:30pm); NT Live: Julie on September 6th; NT Live: King Lear on September 27th; Cliff Richard Live on October 12th


Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

New Campaign to Modernise the Theatre

We raised £500,000 to replace our glass roof and that is finished. BUT costs have risen and we need another £150,000 to modernise the theatre. So fundraising must continue. Please support all our fundraising initiatives.The Foyer is open for tea, coffee and cakes every Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm. Please click here to help.


Wednesday, February 25th, 2015

Sound in the Cinema

The standard level for film sound in an Auditorium is 7.0 on the calibrated Dolby™ Volume level control. However, many cinemas including this one, have found that this setting can allow excessive sound levels on some film soundtracks. However, as part of the experience, the sound in a cinema will always be louder than that