Friday, November 16th, 2018

Booking is now OPEN for your Panto Tickets

Ali Baba and the 40 Thieves will be at the Corn Exchange on Friday 18th January. Make sure that you get the seats that you want by booking online at or by telephone on 01491 825000 or at the box office every evening or Friday and Saturday mornings.

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 has been 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

NT Live: The Tragedy of King Richard II – Feb 5; NT Live: I’m Not Running – Feb 14; Royal Ballet: Don Quixote – Feb 19

Tuesday, October 24th, 2017

New Campaign to Modernise the Theatre

We raised over £500,000 to replace our glass roof and that is finished. BUT costs have risen and we need another £150,000 to continue the theatre modernisation. 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