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Malthouse Theatre | Things to do

Malthouse Theatre

Malthouse Theatre


The Malthouse Theatre, with an audience capacity of 384, has flexible stage and seating configurations, an orchestra pit, as well as superb technical and backstage. 

The Malthouse programmes professional events throughout the year and stands proudly as The King’s School, Canterbury’s centre of Drama. 

Audiences will enjoy dining and bar facilities, the cloakroom and box office, and a stunning exhibition space in the foyer. 

The Malthouse also houses dance and drama studios, top quality sound and lighting equipment, prop and costume stores, as well as dressing rooms and changing rooms. 

The Theatre and studios are also available for community and corporate hire.

What you need to know
  • Groups welcome
  • Disabled access
  • On-site catering and refreshments
  • Parking available
  • Facilities for hearing impaired
Opening times
  • Open seven days a week for performances
  • Office open Monday to Friday from 8.30am to 5pm

The Malthouse, Malthouse Road, Canterbury, CT2 7JA