Twyford Hall

Hall Features

  • Seats up to 190 (concert-style) or 75 (cabaret-style)  Capacity is likely to be limited to 90 or 37 once the venue reopens due to COVID-19 restrictions. Dance classes are restricted to 10 plus tutor.
  • TWYFORD HALL is closed until December 2020 due to building schedules
  • Flat wooden floor hall 18.8m long x 8.25m wide
  • Electric bar heating (switches in box office)
  • Ceiling fans (switches in box office)
  • Fluorescent lighting
  • Incandescent house lighting
  • Art exhibition lighting (by arrangement with Merimbula and District Arts Group only)
  • 23 Rectangular folding tables and 3 rigid rectangular tables available
  • Stackable chairs available
  • Accessible by wheelchair via Beach St entrance (from approx April 2021)
  • Access with 2 steps via Market St entrance (during building works)
  • Toilets (including disabled accesss toilet) accessible via side door in hall

Stage Features

  • Proscenium arch stage with particle board sacrificial floor
  • Note: stage depth will be restricted during theatre building works next door (until approx April 2021).
    Temporary stage dimensions are: 8.25m wide x 2.87m deep, inclusive of 0.9m extension (23.68 sqm)
    Final stage dimensions will be: 8.25m wide x 3.96m deep, inclusive of 0.9m extension (32.67 sqm)
  • Height of stage from hall floor: 0.82m
  • Clearance height from stage to overhead lighting bar: 2.92m
  • Lighting bars: 1 overhead and 2 side bars on stage; 2 overhead FOH bars and side bars SL & SR FOH
  • Lighting: 4 quartz lights on FOH bar, 1 quartz on SL and SR side bars on stage – operated from switches SR
  • BYO or hire in stage lighting
  • Basic sound system (amp and speakers, mic and RCA jack input) stage right
  • Stage Curtain manually operated from stage left
  • Stage accessed via moveable steps at front of stage (3 steps 1.21m wide)
  • Note: No green room is available during theatre construction next door in 2020, but adjacent Supper Room may be booked for this purpose.

Pricing

  • For-profit activities $295 per day
    eg sale of antiques; theatrical and other performances for which entrance is charged (eg Jazz Festival and Spectrum Theatre productions); functions involving large numbers of people (eg weddings and balls)
  • Not-for-profit / semi-profitable activities $100 per day
    eg craft markets, art exhibitions and orchid shows); other displays for public interest
  • Rehearsals & meetings $65 all day / $45 for 4 hours

The Hall can also be hired together with the Supper Room as part of an All Rooms hire:

  • For-profit activities $370 per day (All Rooms)
    eg sale of antiques; theatrical and other performances for which entrance is charged (eg Jazz Festival and Spectrum Theatre productions)
  • Not-for-profit / Semi-profitable activities $140 per day (All Rooms)
    eg craft markets, art exhibitions and orchid shows; other displays for public interest
  • Rehearsals & meetings $85 all day / $55 for 4 hours (All Rooms)

Hiring