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Library Theatre

In the heart of Sheffield theatreland, the Library Theatre is an intimate, traditional 260 seat art deco venue with a licensed coffee bar.

So, if you are looking for a city centre venue for your theatrical production, musical event, meeting or presentation, the Library Theatre could be just what you're looking for.

If you would like to hire the Library Theatre for your event please see the hiring the Library Theatre information below.

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Upcoming events at the Library Theatre

Take a look at all our upcoming events which include:

  • Elite British Wrestling presents: April Anarcy III, 26 April

  • Miss Nightingale - The Musical, 28 April - 2 May

  • Tudor Players - Sailor Beware, 13-17 May

  • Railways Remembered - 19 May

  • In Yer Face preseent Live & Loud 2014 - Rock from the Noughties - 24 May

  • Concert Theatre - The Rite of Spring/Romeo & Juliet, 13 June

  • Stannington Brass Band - Reflections of Yorkshire , 14 June


 Location and map

The Library Theatre is located at the Central Library, with its entrance off Tudor Square, near the Lyceum Theatre.

View map of Library Theatre location or take a quick look at the inside of the theatre.


Wheelchair access

Please note that on the advice of South Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service we are no longer able to offer wheelchair access to the Library Theatre.

If you have any other mobility problems and are unsure whether you would be able to access the venue please contact The Library Theatre.



Library Theatre visitors are able to access discounted parking at the NCP Arundel Gate Car Park.

  • Park before 4pm for £4 (24 hour)
  • Park after 4pm for £6 (24 hour)

Simply park, collect your yellow chip on arrival and bring the chip with you to the theatre.  Scan the chip over the discount scanner in the theatre foyer and your parking will then be discounted to either £4 or £6.

Library Theatre for Hire

The Library Theatre is available for hire Monday-Sunday, all year round.

You can hire the Theatre, subject to the following conditions, that you:

  • Are not in debt to us at the time of the hire.

  • Are over 16.

  • Sign a Hire Form to agree to the Conditions of Letting (please see below).

  • Pay a deposit of 10% of the total Hire Fee (with the remaining balance invoiced after the hire period is finished).

You can view the inside of the Library Theatre on our Google Streetview Tour.


Contact The Library Theatre

Philip Repper, Community Arts Assistant

Telephone 0114 273 4102


The Library Theatre
Central Library
Tudor Square
S1 1XZ


  • Modified: Apr 22, 2014 2:01:33 PM