College Street Centre
This service will give you access to:
a range of versatile rooms and studios suitable for a wide variety of activities. The College Street Centre can accommodate meetings, training sessions, workshops and small social events, as well as the performing arts, such as drama, dance and music.
Several rooms have fixed data projectors and screens. The Centre can offer portable data projectors and screens, flipcharts, televisions, DVD players, music and PA systems, and can also provide specialist equipment such as ballet barres and pianos.
Internet access is available.
The College Street Centre is open Monday to Friday from 8.00am to 8.00pm, but later evening bookings are possible. The Centre is also available for room hire at weekends (times by arrangement).
(All measurements are approximate)
Room 1 is a ground-floor multi-functional room, measuring 13.8 metres x 7.8 metres
Room 9 is a similar room, on the first floor, measuring 14 metres x 8 metres
Room 4 is a medium-sized room, on the first floor, measuring 9 metres x 5.87 metres
Room 5 is a smaller room on the first floor, and is suitable for meetings for up to 15 people when set out boardroom-style; it can also be used for small training sessions. It measures 6.8 metres x 4 metres
The Studio Theatre is situated on the ground floor, and is ideal for small-scale productions and rehearsals; it can also be used for training sessions, seminars and other activities. In Spring 2016 comfortable retractable theatre seating was installed. With the seating in place the performance area is 9 metres x 5.8 metres. The room measures 14 metres x 6.45 metres when the seating is packed away. There are backstage dressing rooms, toilets and a shower. The Technical Team is available to advise and assist with all lighting, sound and other technical requirements.
Teas and coffees can be provided for an additional charge. We can advise on buffet and other catering requirements.
The Centre's disabled toilets were fully refurbished and upgraded in December 2015.
New vending machines were installed in Spring 2016, providing hot and cold drinks. There is a comfortable Foyer, and we are currently developing "The Courtyard", which is an outdoor space with brightly-coloured furniture that is wheelchair-friendly. All of these facilities are available to users whilst they are at the Centre.
Please contact The College Street Centre for further details and room hire rates.
Name: Lynn Douglas
Title: Facilities Manager
Tel: 0115 947 6202 Ext 221