The Garage is one of Norwich’s leading performing arts venues offering a range of activities for people of all ages but with a particular focus on young people.

Our great facilities are here to use too! High spec, comfortable, flexible and city central, we’ve a range of rooms, studios and a theatre space that can deliver a friendly, quality venue for your event, project or class.

Our fully accessible, air conditioned spaces can be used individually or in tandem depending on your requirements and the size of your event.  We also offer in-house event management experience, excellent equipment and support promoting your event.

We are a charity. By using our facilities and skills, you’re helping support other activities here at The Garage. We’ll be able to continue to provide excellent, exciting and educational activities for young people, from all areas of the community, regardless of their circumstances.

Take a look through the pages in the venue section of the website to find out more about our facilities.

For further information, or to book facilities at The Garage:
Call 01603 283382 or email

Further information


The Garage houses no less than five professional studio spaces – some of the finest and most flexible in Norwich.  Light and airy, our studios offer invigorating spaces for a range of activities… not just dance! 

Equipped with a range of audio/visual equipment, our studios regularly host meetings, small conferences, exhibitions and workshops. 

Whatever event you’ve got planned, we can offer flexible, invigorating venues for your event.  


  • Professional air-conditioned studio rooms for up to 50 delegates/participants
  • Furniture and equipment* set-up to your requirements
  • Flipchart with paper and pens*
  • Wi-Fi connection
  • Interactive Whiteboard*
  • Comprehensive integrated audio capability
  • Carpeted and un-carpeted studio spaces. Some with sprung floors and high ceilings, mirrored walls and ballet barres

*additional charges apply

For further information, or to book facilities at The Garage, call 01603 283382 or email

Dance Studio


The Garage is home to one of the city’s most flexible and intimate theatre and presentation spaces.

Our theatre auditorium can be arranged in a flat floor, cabaret or raked theatre styles accommodating up to 113 for performance, conference, lectures, presentations and spoken word events.


  • Fully equipped and air-conditioned theatre
  • Comfortable raked seating, flat floor or cabaret style configurations for up to 113
  • Stage and lectern* for delivery of keynote speeches
  • Full sound and light and professional presentation facilities including AV
  • Dedicated technical and event management support*
  • Flexible stage configurations
  • Professional dressing rooms

*additional charges apply

We’re also able to offer All-inclusive Theatre Packages, providing full-service packages from £500.

For further information, or to book facilities at The Garage, call 01603 283382 or email


Competitive Rates

Mon – Sat, 8.30am – 10pm

Dance Studio: £33 p/h

Carpet Studio: £30 p/h

Theatre: £48 p/h


Our great Short Notice Hire rate offers discounted rates to anyone: Studios are just £10 p/h when booked 3 days or less in advance of the hire date and for rehearsal purposes only. The £10 hire does not apply if workshops participants pay to attend (subject to availability, terms and conditions apply). 


Full service packages – all you need do is bring your guests!


Rates available on application. Please contact us on for further details.

We also offer a variety of other bespoke services from equipment hire and catering to technical support and event management. Please contact us to discuss your requirements.

Prices shown are per room per hour, Monday to Saturday, excluding VAT + PRS. Please contact us for Sunday rates or to discuss our discretionary rates for charities.

Prices correct at time of publication; Autumn 2018.




Our team of artists, choreographers, designers and directors offer you the perfect party packages, making it a day to remember.

Be the envy of all your mates by choosing our dance parties. Select your favourite song and our professional dance teacher will create a routine especially for you and your friends.

Alternatively choose one of our other themed events: drama, music, hula-hooping (age 8+ only), crafts or stage make-up.  We even provide party bags, invites and gifts!

Party package for 10 (inc. birthday boy/girl): £140.00
Additional guests: £3.00 per head


Whether it West End glamour of Burlesque bling, just grab your girlfriends, don your dancing shoes and let our dance professionals take you through the moves!

We can also provide catering and buffets – just ask!

Party package for 10 (inc. hen): £160.00 
Additional guests: £4.00 per head

Party package for 10 (inc. hen): £300.00 inc. wine and food
Additional guests: £20.00 per head

Looking for that unusual celebration with friends and family, or seeking a team-building day with a difference? Got an idea, but don’t know where to take it? Talk to our creative team to bring it to life. We do all the hard work… you have all the fun!

For further information, contact us.