Harlow Playhouse theatres and studios are available to hire for events, classes and rehearsals, subject to suitability and availability. Our spaces include:

Cafe bar

We have free wifi, tasty cakes, sandwiches, toasties and hundreds of books for you to try – what more could you want? Come in for a cuppa and take a break from the hustle and bustle of Harlow life. Open 10.30am to 5.30pm, Monday to Saturday. Evening bar service is only available on event evenings

Studio 1

Studio 1 is a self-contained dance studio, with sprung floor, mirrored wall, sound system, dressing rooms and toilets. Due to its acoustic resonance, spoken word activities are not recommended for this space.

Theatre 2

A popular 120-seat thrust theatre, with large sprung floor and three surrounding seating banks.

Theatre 1

Our popular 400-seat proscenium theatre, with steep single tier and enhanced side banks, with large sprung stage and full fly-tower.