Beau Sejour is the venue for all types of entertainment and can offer a number of options to suit your audience if you are planning a large event:
The Theatre is used for local and touring stage productions, arts events, conferences, presentations, meetings and product launches.
The Theatre seats 400 people in total and is set with a permanent rake seating and an air cooling system*. There is a removable orchestra pit in front of the stage or alternatively a thrust stage can be built in front of the stage. The Theatre has an integral sound system that is suitable for most productions, 2 large dressing rooms, 2 small dressing rooms and 2 additional rooms behind the stage with toilet and shower facilities. A scene dock is situated at the rear of the stage*.
Wheelchair access is available to all areas of the Theatre including the stage and dressing rooms. It is recognised that some disabled people may require an essential companion to enable them to attend an event. Provided that the disabled person is registered with the Culture and Leisure Assisted Access scheme** for most productions the carer will be entitled to a free ticket. The Theatre is fitted with a hearing loop.
If you would like to find out more about hiring the Theatre for your event or corporate function, please contact Penny Weaver on 01481 747215.
(*Please ask for information on restrictions).
(**Please contact Paulette Marquand on 01481 747216 for information).