what would you do with an empty theatre?

Ed Simpson, 21 September 2012

Scratch Nights


Run the cafe and Bar in their own rights

Cheaper late hires

Social group meetings


Pop up art galleries

Black box the space for pop up shows

vintages markets

swap shops

pop up shops

turn front of house in to a shop

put on films that are based on plays

films as theatre i.e. sound of music, rocky horror

films from the 50's everybody comes dressed

raves and pop up dance nights

gigs for local bands

murder mystery events

film locations

cabaret nights

pole dancing lessons

rehearsed readings

new writing nights

choir in the upstairs bar

give it to local theatre companies

artist mixer events

fine art classes,

workshops for workshop leaders

drop in office and meeting space for creative company with own post box and comfy chairs and meeting zones


Theatre Space, Winchester, ideas, theatre space, winchester