Be Entertained...

In our cinema

With Dolby Digital sound and air conditioning, our 220 seater cinema stages the best independent cinema 364 days a year. See our film programme here and find out more about cinema ticket discounts here.

In one of our theatres

Seating up to 550 people, our theatre stages the best national and international plays and performances, as well as contemporary and international dance, music and comedians. Take a look at our theatre programme and find out more about ticket discounts.

In the Butterworth Hall

A state of the art, 1,500 seat concert hall, fitted with a hydraulic stage, new flooring, new seats, improved acoustic and full wheelchair access as well as brand new technical equipment. It hosts live art, entertainment, and Graduation ceremonies. Read more

In our Studio

With an intimate feel, this 180 capacity theatre has a flexible seating arrangement, which suits small-scale theatre, comedians and the occasional music event.

With our programme of comedy

We attract some of the hottest new acts to emerge on the circuit as well as many of the UK’s comic treasures. See our full comedy programme here.

In the Mead Gallery

The Mead Gallery is one of the largest and most beautiful purpose-built contemporary art galleries in the UK and presents a highly regarded programme of international contemporary art. See the Mead Gallery’s current exhibition here .

In one of our Music Practice Rooms

The Music Centre houses a suite of practice rooms which are all equipped with a piano and music stands. Simply turn up and find a free room. Read more