Perform at the Old Fire Station

Be part of our programme of shows and events. Local groups, nationally acclaimed theatre companies, stand-up comedians and musicians – we’re proud to offer a wide range of art to the general public.

The Theatre

The Theatre is a flexible black-box with seating of up to 124 seated, or 200 standing. With high quality technical facilities, dressing rooms and a resident technical team, we can meet most performance needs.

Smaller spaces

The Loft, Café and Gallery work well for smaller, more intimate performances. Capacity and layout are flexible, with the largest seating 60 people. All have Wi-Fi and other AV facilities such as a projector & screen.

How to book

  1. Download the information pack and application form, to find out how to perform at the Old Fire Station.
  2. Submit your application.
  3. Wait for our response. The programming team meets once a month to discuss applications, and we will get back to you as soon as we can.

Need some help?


Telephone: 01865 263976


Programming policy and information pack

Spaces, prices and more.

(pdf @ 1.34 MB)
Application form

Apply to perform at the Old Fire Station.

(docx @ 38.83 KB)
Theatre tech spec

Technical specifications for the Theatre.

(pdf @ 448.93 KB)
Theatre lighting rig drawing

AOFS Standard Lighting Rig.

(pdf @ 255.43 KB)