What's On Weekly
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The Venue Reception & Box Office is open Monday to Friday 9am - 5pm. In the evenings times vary depending on events and activities. Please ring 0114 2838692 during Reception opening hours to check details.
The Venue Bar is open Friday's, Saturday's and Monday's from 7.00pm with fantastic cask and draught beer offers every week.
The Venue can also help you with your own special event. We have a variety of function rooms available for hire for parties, conferences, weddings, exhibitions and other events. Please contact us for information on pricing and the facilities on offer.
Below is a selection of some of our forthcoming events and activities, for specific dates please click on the calendar to the right
The Venue has a wide range events taking place such as concerts, gigs, plays and other performing arts. We host Folk Nights and regularly hold Band Nights
Fancy a gig?
The Venue runs band nights open to all ages, experience and genre. If you fancy a gig either email firstname.lastname@example.org or private message The Venue in Facebook.
The Venue is not just a place to watch or listen, why not try out a variety of activities and leisure learning here at the Venue.
Learn new skills such as cake decorating, scrap booking, jewellery making, crafts, digital photography and flower arranging. If you would like to learn how to use a computer or improve your computer skills, we run a number of leisure learning courses Other regular activities include Music and Song for pre-school children, Children's activities as well as Tai Chi, Slimming World, and Sequence Dancing, Zumba, Chairobics, Taekwondo and singing with the Waldershelf Choir.
There are regular car boot sales as well as craft fayres and food markets - Car boot pitches cost £10 and run from 9.30am-11.30am once a month on a Saturday (open to booters at 9.00am) These regularly sell out so please book in advance
Or why not come and join us for a tea/coffee & enjoy free Wi-Fi in V's Bar & The Atrium.
Fri 3rd July
The Venue Film Club - Despicable Me 2The Venue Film Club presents Despicable Me 2 - all ages welcome - under 14's must be accompanied
Wed 15th July
One Fine Day- North East ProducersNorth Each Producers Present One Fine Day-
This show is full of Music and Dance, a real feel good production and like all of our productions is highly interactive.
Wednesday 15th July
Show starts at 2pm
Tickets are £5
Sat 25th July
Carboot 2015Carboot- 11th July 2015
All stalls must be booked and paid for in advance- £10 per stall.
Starts 9:30am for buyers- FREE Entrance.
If you are interested in booking a stall or would like anymore information, please contact The Venue- 0114 283892 or email email@example.com
All stalls must be booked and paid for in advance.
Fri 31st July
Stagefright Comedy Club with Justin Moorhouse
Anthony J Brown
Justin Moorhouse - Edinburgh Festival Preview Show
'Brimming with confidence, Moorhouse exudes a likeable energy that could raise the dead …His affable character has a certain old-fashioned charm, as his is the sort of personality which you instinctively trust to make you laugh - and he doesn't disappoint…Moorhouse entertainingly recounts his tales and well-made observations… impressive indeed' - Chortle
Described by Jimmy Carr as 'easily my favourite comedian', Justin has a stack of TV credits including playing Young Kenny with the tiger striped face on ‘Phoenix Nights’, ‘Live At The Apollo’, ‘8 Out of 10 Cats', 'Michael McIntyre's Comedy Roadshow', 'Dave's One Night Stand', 'Coronation Street', ‘The Grumpy Guides’, ‘Shameless’ and ‘The World Stands Up’ amongst others as well as a role in the Ken Loach film 'Looking For Eric'. His own Radio 4 show 'Everyone Quite Likes Justin' is critically acclaimed and into a second series and he is a Sony Award nominated radio presenter in his own right and a staple of Radio 5 Live's 'Fighting Talk' and '7 Day Sunday'. Plus he's an Edinburgh Festival favourite with a slew of solo
'Stalking the stage in a charcoal suit and delivering finely honed, caustic gags with a panache many a comedy circuit regular would be eager to emulate. We've definitely not heard the last of him' - Huddersfield Examiner
Ribticklers Comedy Award Winner in his first ever gig and a former Crooked Smile Award runner-up, Nick’s undeniable onstage poise and wonderfully dark material is currently blazing a trail though the Northern comedy scene with his impeccable comedic timing.
‘A strong, natural performer who's so obviously got both funny bones and the love of the audience’ - Chortle
Beat the Frog World Series winner, Crooked Smile Award winner and Ten Feet City Comedian of the Year, Jay’s endearing stage presence gives way to sharp observations, playful mockery and rib-tickling imagery.
Nicola is a
With compelling confidence Nicola's seemingly irrefutable comedic logic and deliciously demonstrative disdain for asinine hipster protocol is a welcome addition to any evening of intelligent stand-up.
Compere - Anthony J Brown
Jongleurs/Metro 'Stand & Deliver' Award winner and BBC New Comedy Award Runner-up he is a regular contributor to Radio 2's 'The Arthur Smith Lectures'.