The Theatre Upstairs is available for weekday and evening hire, and the attractive and intimate space has proved perfect over the years for individual performers, small-scale productions, speakers, musicians, poets, interest groups, meetings, talks, presentations and training days. The Theatre Upstairs is a light, spacious and flexible room with a raised stage area, 8 easy-to-move and stack tables, plus seating for up to 50 people. There are heating and cooling facilities and access to The Mission Theatre's foyer cloakroom. NB The Theatre Upstairs is accessed via 16 steps from the foyer and there is no lift. 

For small-scale productions, stand-up comedy or music, The Theatre Upstairs is fully equipped with a sound system, stage lighting and a piano and the audience seating can be arranged to accommodate up to 50 audience members, all with access to the fully-licenced bar. A performing company can hire The Theatre Upstairs under the same terms and conditions as the Main Auditorium. To see the full Technical Specifications of The Theatre Upstairs, click here 

The Theatre Upstairs would also suit any organisation, group or individual seeking a regular weekday slot in an easily accessible space in the centre of Bath. We can offer the following hire packages: Full day 10am-5pm or half day 10am-1pm/2pm-5pm, throughout the year. We are closed at Christmas, Easter and in August.

Please contact our Theatre Manager for further information and prices. Call 01225 428600 or email

The Theatre Upstairs floor-plan:

Photos of shows and events in The Theatre Upstairs: