Halls for hire

Elmbridge Halls for hire

Facilities information

The Cecil Hepworth Playhouse: 

Equipped for professional theatrical, dance and music productions, including:

  • box office

  • large stage

  • large main hall

  • professional lighting and sound system

  • orchestra pit

  • lounge/bar area

  • 3 changing rooms/dressing rooms

  • separate toilets for performers and guests


  • main hall capacity: 180 people (standing), 150 people (chairs only), 90 and 84 individual chairs (raised seating)

  • car parking capacity: 20 cars (additional parking available a Sainsbury's car park (until midnight) and Drewitt's Court (opposite Sainsbury's - 24 hours)

  • bar facilities

  • kitchen including fridge and water heater

  • retractable seating

  • 12 trestle tables

  • piano

  • PA

Vine Hall:

  • main hall with a stage area (capacity: 195 people)
  • parking spaces for around 12 cars
  • kitchen
  • 16 trestle tables
  • 90 chairs
  • two small dressing rooms
  • piano
  • four hob oven and grill
  • fridge
  • water heater

For further information, please visit the Vine Hall website or email bookings@vine-hall.org

Additional information 

  • For permission to sell alcohol or provide entertainment (including music, dancing and occasional plays), you will require authorisation in the form of a Temporary Event Notice (under Licensing Legislation) or you may require a lottery licence.

  • All halls are to be cleared and vacated by 11.30pm (8pm on Sundays).

  • The Council reserves the right to demand a deposit in all circumstances.

  • A returnable deposit is required for all social functions. The Council reserves the right to vary the fees at any time.

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