Visiting Company Information

Box Office:

Weekly ticket sales updates are sent to promoters and companies on Monday mornings.  If you require a ticket sales report or have any additional questions please contact our box office team on watersideartscentre@trafford.gov.uk

Technical Information:

Robert Bolt Theatre Capacities

  • 320 Standard raked seating. 346 Maximum seated capacity
  • 500 Stood maximum capacity
  • 120 Maximum capacity seated at round tables
  • 20 metres by 14.5 metres room space

Robert Bolt Theatre Lighting

  • ETC Congo Junior with Master Wing
  • 72 Channels Zero88 Chilli Dimmers
  • 8   Channels Zero88 Chilli Switch Channels
  • 63 Amp 3ph Temporary Power Supply
  • Theatre lantern stock plus Robe Moving Lights, Rainbow Scrolls and Chauvet Led Fixtures

You can download the Lighting plan here

Robert Bolt Theatre Sound

  • 32 Channel Soundcraft GB8
  • 6   Martin Audio Black Line F15's (3 per side. Ground stacked)
  • 4   Martin Audio Black Line S18's (2 per side. Ground stacked) 
  • 6 Channels monitor sends standard
  • Standard mic stock. No Backline.

Council Chambers Capacities

  • 120 Three heights of loose seating
  • 13.5 metres by 7.6 metres

Council Chambers Theatre Lighting

  • Highend Hog 4 Nano with 22" touch screen monitor
  • 4 Arri L7-C Fresnels. RGBW LED
  • 3 Chauvet 436 Z. RGBW LED
  • 3 Warm White LED Houselights
  • 4 Channels Dimming
  • 1 Source 4 25/50 Zoom

 You can download the Lighting Plan here

Council Chambers Theatre Sound

  • 16 Channel Soundcraft Expression 1
  • 2 KV2 Twin 6"
  • 2 KX15" Bass Bins