Venue Hire

Are you looking for a beautiful and unique venue in West Yorkshire?

Matcham Auditorium

With a world-class auditorium seating up to 499 guests, and dedicated marketing and technical teams, Theatre Royal Wakefield is the perfect venue for you. If you’re planning a theatre performance, dance show or graduation, get in touch to discuss a bespoke hire package to suit all your needs.

The Walker Studio

The Walker Studio is a flexible space accommodating up to 60 guests. The Walker Studio can be hired events such as meetings, birthday parties and regular classes, and the café bar is the perfect space to hold your networking event. Catering is available and can be tailored to suit any occasion.


Do you need an intimate space for your group to meet? Are you an artist looking for exhibition space? Our cafe-bar is currently for hire, offering space for around 30 people, with coffee and tea facilities available.

For further information or to make an enquiry, please complete the form below or email

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Box Office: 01924 211 311

Minicom (text-type users): 01924 215 522

Theatre Royal Wakefield, Drury Lane, Wakefield, West Yorkshire WF1 2TE

Wakefield Theatre Royal and Opera House was designed by Frank Matcham and opened in 1894.