The New Theatre Royal is a dynamic, state of the art entertainment venue, providing a unique and flexible setting for a wide range of corporate and private events or social functions.

Located in the centre of Portsmouth, minutes away from Portsmouth and Southsea train station and supported by superb transport links, the New Theatre Royal is suited to any event.

After our extensive refurbishment and capital build project the New Theatre Royal is a perfect venue for you to showcase your next event. Whether it’s a dance troupe, community theatre group, rock band, professional visiting theatre company, or charity fundraiser, we can ensure your event has the expert touch.

When you hire the New Theatre Royal you benefit from;

  • Expert technical support and advice
  • Professional lighting and sound facilities
  • Experienced Box Office support
  • A fantastic Front of House team

We have a large stage with a 700 seat auditorium awaiting your audience; we can supply professional technical and box office support to assist you with staging your event. Our experienced team will be on hand to support you in anything you need.

We also have a flexible studio space with a capacity for an audience of 90 people, ideal for the more intimate event.

Mixing ambiance and elegance, our bars and restaurant will provide any catering needs to may have to support your event and can also act as the perfect place for your guests to network and mingle.

To find out more information or perhaps to take a tour of the venue, do not hesitate to contact us now on