Hire the Bloomsbury Theatre and Studio

Our landmark Brutalist building has been lovingly restored to create two state-of-the-art theatre spaces: a spectacular main auditorium with more than 500 luxurious seats, and the smaller, more intimate Bloomsbury Studio. We are fantastically located in the heart of London, less than a five minute walk from King's Cross and Euston Underground and National Rail stations. 

Have an idea for the theatre and want to collaborate with us? Or looking for a unique space to hold your own event? We want to hear from you. 

Find out more about the spaces and equipment available on this page:

Bloomsbury Theatre

The Bloomsbury Theatre is a raked auditorium seating 541 people, split across two levels. 

With excellent sight lines from all seats, it is perfect for concerts, opera and dance performances and is a popular space for comedy and spoken word including podcast and radio recordings.

The theatre boasts traditional red seating, walnut panelling and brass furnishings, and is also available for photo shoots and filming 

Features include: 

  • Orchestra pit
  • Harlequin grey/black reversible dance floor
  • Accoustically designed panelling
Bloomsbury Studio

The Bloomsbury Studio is a flexible studio / Black Box space seating up to 70 people.

The studio can be used for a variety of events including dance, comedy, music, plays, musicals, product / book launches, podcasts and workshops. Adjacent to the studio is a dedicated foyer and bar space.

Features include: 

  • Sprung floor
  • Permanent black dance floor
  • Modern lighting rig
  • High-quality sound and projection
  • Mirrored wall / ballet barre (concealed behind masking)

The theatre has three bars for public or private use, perfect for VIP receptions:

  • Stalls bar 
  • Circle bar
  • Bloomsbury Studio bar
Paint Frame

The Bloomsbury Theatre has a traditional paint frame within the backstage area, which can be used to create large-scale sets. 

​​​​​​​Use of the theatre also includes Front of House, Technical and Box Office support (via Spekrix ticketing software).

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