Hire Us

Interested in hiring a space in the newly refurbished Mercury Theatre?

Our new production block houses a fully accessible rehearsal room, dance studio and creative learning space that can accommodate a large number of activities from dance classes, fitness sessions, group rehearsals and workshops.

With a reception area, changing facilities and access to the main building we hope these spaces will provide a home for a number of community groups. Details for each space and a booking form can be found below.

All of our spaces benefit from:

  • Competitive hourly and day rates with discounts for regular use, charities and members of our corporate scheme
  • Free high speed Wi-Fi
  • Discounted parking for attendees
  • Accessible parking on site (must be pre-booked)
  • Discounts in our beautiful café and bar
  • Opportunity to have first refusal on available hires slots for the theatre and studio stages
  • Catering Packages available – add one of our per delegate Standard, Premium or Luxury full day or half day packages to provide your attendees with refreshments throughout your event. Prices start from as little as £4 per attendee.
  • The services of our professional and friendly staff
  • High profile town centre location
  • The opportunity for tickets for your events to be sold by the Mercury Theatre box office

Download our Price List

Rehearsal Room

  • 11.7m x 15.4m
  • Available from June 2021.
  • Socially distanced capacity 40 and full capacity 80
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Integrated sound system
  • Air conditioning
  • Mirror wall

Dance Studio

  • 10.4m x 11.7m
  • Available from June 2021
  • Socially distanced capacity 30 and full capacity 40.
  • Fully sprung dance floor
  • Ballet barre
  • Air conditioning
  • Mirror wall

Creative Learning Space

  • 10.8m x 8.1m
  • Socially distanced capacity 30 and full capacity 40
  • Located at the front of the building
  • Floor to ceiling windows
  • Audio induction loop system

Meeting Room

We hire our meeting room on an hourly basis with discounts available for charities and corporate partners.

Our meeting room hire includes:

  • A state of the art space, seating up to 14, or 6 socially distanced
  • 65″ screen
  • Complimentary stationery and water
  • Flipchart and pens



Join us at the Mercury by booking one of our workspaces, which are available to hire for the day, week or longer with options available for freelancers, people working flexibly, those in the creative industries, charities, corporate partners and regular users.

For members of our Mercury Creatives Programme there is a dedicated work area and meeting room to support you and your work.

Our workspaces include:

  • Desk space with or without a PC
  • Access Monday-Sunday 10-6pm
  • High Speed broadband
  • 10% off on the Mercury’s Café Bar (Tuesday – Sunday Only)
  • COVID compliant air conditioning
  • Shared office in a collaborative workspace
  • With printing and photocopying facilities, phonelines, discounted parking and postage available too.

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Conference and Events

Our fantastic new facilities give us the ability to host a wonderful conference or event –  speak to us about what we can offer and let us help you plan a unique and memorable function.

How to Hire

Please fill out the form to make a booking – a member of the team will be in touch!
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