Whether you want to host a class or rehearsal in one of our studio spaces; or a meet and greet or book launch in the bar - our versatile and workable spaces offer a variety of options for every event.

Situated in the heart of Deal town centre, The Astor is the perfect place to host an event. We have two Studio Spaces as well as the Auditorium and Bar/Gallery space available for private hire. Whether it's a book launch, training day, milestone birthday or wedding day; we are sure you will find a space at the Astor to suit. Get in touch and tell us about your event; we can provide full catering and are happy to work with you in planning your event.

Hire: https://dev.theastor.co.uk/book-a-venue
Floor Dimension: 30 X 20
Suitable For: Small Group Meetings, Workshops, Art Exhibitions

The Astor Theatre now has a wedding and civil partnership ceremony licence, providing a fabulous space in which to celebrate your special day. You can use one of our spaces for the ceremony only - or let our events team and in-house catering staff help you plan the whole day at The Astor Theatre.

Hire: https://dev.theastor.co.uk/book-a-venue
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The Astor Theatre now has a wedding and civil partnership ceremony licence, providing a fabulous space in which to celebrate your special day. You can use one of our spaces for the ceremony only - or let our events team and in-house catering staff help you plan the whole day at The Astor.

This unique venue, a beautiful Edwardian Theatre brimming with atmosphere, can become whatever you desire for your celebration. Set in the quaint, historic seaside town of Deal just a few steps from the beach, the Astor provides the perfect venue to stage your wedding, birthday, anniversary or party.

Hire: https://dev.theastor.co.uk/book-a-venue
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2 Rooms

Studio Booking Fee £120.00 (not inc.VAT)

Includes 8 hours in the studio and one engineer

Recording Studio as a rehearsal room £8.00 per hour

Includes use of the P.A and the equipment situated in the room

On weekdays, from 7.30pm till closing time

On weekend, from 9 am till closing time

Hire: https://dev.theastor.co.uk/book-a-venue
Floor Dimension: 20 X 20
Suitable For: Small Group Meetings, Workshops, Art Exhibitions
Hire: https://dev.theastor.co.uk/book-a-venue
Floor Dimension: -
Room Dimension: -
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Seminars, trade shows, corporate events or training days. Our events team and in-house caterers can assist and help you with all of your needs. Whether it's coffees or canapes, your guests and employees will be well taken care of by our in house team.

Our Spaces

Auditorium

The new configuration of the Astor Community Theatre provides: 146 seating in rows, 116 cabaret style or 300 standing Auditorium floor dimensions: 31'7"x 34'9" Stage size: 30x 18'8" We can also provide split seated and standing arrangements. Additional balcony seating – 28 seats (two rows)

Balcony Studio

Versatile space, suitable for small group meetings, workshops, art exhibitions and performance events. Cabaret style seating 50, row seating 70, standing 70 Room dimensions: 29x 19'6"

Greig Studio

Smaller versatile space with small kitchen and raised stage area suitable for small group meetings, workshops, art exhibitions and performance events. Seating 30 Main floor dimensions: 27' x 15' Stage size: 15' x 5'6"

Private Functions and Corporate Events

The Astor Community Theatre welcomes enquiries from individuals and organisations interested in hiring any of our studio spaces. This may include birthday parties, wedding receptions, anniversaries, trade shows or conferences. We can provide a full catering service and are happy to work with you in planning your event.