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Princess Theatre and Arts Centre
Princess Street

Box Office- 01278 784464



What's On


Community Theatre & Arts Centre
Regular programme of events and performances
Venue hire for Parties, Functions, Conferences, Meetings & Events
Range of Room sizes
Bar and Catering available


For more information about any performances or to book this venue please phone 01278 784464 or email.

The Princess Theatre and Arts Centre offers a wude variety entertainment including regular performances of plays, comedy, live music and dance.

It also plays host to a number of Community groups who meet on a regular basis. If you are looking for a new hobby or activity or just the opportunity to meet new people, have a look atwhat is on offer.

The Arts Lounge is open 10.00am - 15.00, Tues - Sat. It holds regular exhibitions of artwork from local artists, as well as serving coffees, teas, cakes and light snacks.

What's On

The Princess Theatre and Arts Centre has a full programme of events, plays and concerts to suit everyone. From local Theatre productions to Televison stars there is something for the whole family. To see what is coming up please have a look at the website.

Arts Lounge

Experience fresh art every week in the Arts Lounge. Our newly refurbished space offers a warm, welcoming environment where you can enjoy the latest exhibitions. All of the work is by established and emerging artists from around the Wessex region.




Any artists interested in exhibiting can contact Dave on 07545 800639.


The Arts Lounge offers an excellent range of hot and cold refreshments as well as light snacks, cakes and other lovely treats.

To top it all off the Arts Lounge is staffed by our friendly volunteers.

Regular Groups

We also host craft groups including knitting, beading, painting and much more.

CREATIVE CLUB -1st Wed of the month, 7-9pm
YARN OVER - Every Wed, 7-9pm
OPEN STUDIOS - Every Tues, 10am-3pm
BURNHAM AND BEYOND BEADERS - Last Saturday of the month 10-3pm (Pizey)
INDOOR KURLING - Every Thursday, 11am - 1pm in the Main Hall
SOCIAL BINGO - Every Wednesday, 6:30pm - 9pm

Many local groups have thier regular meetings and rehearsals here - lots to get involved in, call the Box Office or pop in for more information.

Theatre Hire

The Princess Theatre and Arts Centre has a flexible, traditional, proscenium arch, theatre space that can cater for all types of events such as plays, musicals, dance, concerts, comedy and more.

The flexible auditorium has retractable tiered seating meaning it can transform from theatre setup into an open hall with hardwood sprung dance-floor. Three dressing rooms are available that are equipped with mirrors and stage feedback speakers.

Capacity - With tiered seating: 200; Closely seated: 280; Seated at tables: 120; Dancing: 240

Conferences & Meetings

The Princess Theatre and Arts Centre can offer a variety of spaces suitable for meetings, training, classes and other events.

For a small additional cost refreshments and buffet lunches can be provided. We have a data projector available for hire and the use of flip charts and screens can also be requested.

Capacity - Pizey Room: 45; Mendip Room: 30; Quantock Room: 20

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