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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.

Our Spaces


The new configuration of the Astor Community Theatre provides: 144 seating in rows, 108 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.