Hire Our Spaces

If you’re looking for well-equipped, comfortable space in Exeter to host a conference, meeting or community event – please get in touch. We can provide you with technical support, ticketing solutions and a range of catering options right in the heart of Exeter.

At the Northcott Theatre on the University of Exeter campus, we have one large auditorium which seats 460 people.

At the Barnfield Theatre in the city-centre, we have one auditorium which seats 280 people and one adaptable space which can seat 60 people.

The rates we charge depend on space(s), the days of the week, the length of the hire period and your support requirements.

Depending on hire requirements, community groups, charities and not-for-profit organisations may be eligible for discounted rates.


Fill out the form linked below to enquire about hiring one of our spaces.

Hire form Statement of Values Important Information for Child Performers More Info on Our Spaces

Fantastic service and food… really good that this event took place in a creative space.

Delegate, IAU Conference

More About Us


a seat

Adopt your very own seat at the Exeter Northcott and help secure a bright future for the theatre.

Find out more