Downstairs Theatre

Our 350 seat theatre, that we call Downstairs at the MAC, is an adaptable, modern theatre space for a truly show-stopping event.

SPACE TYPE

  • The perfect space to rehearse or perform your latest creative project.
  • With state of the art audio and technology available and an excellent in-house technical team, we will work to make sure that your conference runs smoothly whilst ensuring it has the WOW factor.
  • Space Size

    322m²

  • Capacity

    50-500

Downstairs Theatre Gallery

Seating is tiered and retractable so we can accommodate any number of set-up styles to suit your event. As you’d expect, the theatre is fully equipped with a ceiling mounted projector and screen. With professional lighting and sound, our expert in-house technical team can create an atmosphere to enhance the mood of your launch, conference, meeting or workshop.

Take time out from the office, in an inspirational setting. Why not take a ten minute tour of our galleries during the coffee break to refuel body and mind?

The MAC is a creative place. From the art in our building to our highly skilled people, we hope to bring some of that creativity to your own event.

All of our spaces are multipurpose, multi-functional and can be configured to suit your needs. Even our Downstairs theatre can be totally transformed.

In the heart of the city with the vibrant Cathedral Quarter at our door, the MAC is centrally located with excellent public transport links.

Come for the beautiful architecture and stay for the award-winning customer service.

Your dedicated events co-ordinator will guide you through everything you need to know and our Operations team will deliver to the most exacting of standards.

With a dedicated box office, we offer a 7 day per week meet and greet and front desk service for your guests and staff. We can also sell tickets for your event.

Our highly experienced Technical team will ensure your event has ultimate standout. Professional lighting, sound and dramatic flair – not a problem.

From the bottom to the top, the MAC was designed with accessibility in mind. Lifts to all floors, hearing loops and guide dogs very welcome.

Inspirational

Take time out from the office, in an inspirational setting. Why not take a ten minute tour of our galleries during the coffee break to refuel body and mind?

Creativity

The MAC is a creative place. From the art in our building to our highly skilled people, we hope to bring some of that creativity to your own event.

Multipurpose

All of our spaces are multipurpose, multi-functional and can be configured to suit your needs. Even our Downstairs theatre can be totally transformed.

City centre location

In the heart of the city with the vibrant Cathedral Quarter at our door, the MAC is centrally located with excellent public transport links.

Award-winning building

Come for the beautiful architecture and stay for the award-winning customer service.

Dedicated events team

Your dedicated events co-ordinator will guide you through everything you need to know and our Operations team will deliver to the most exacting of standards.

Box office & reception

With a dedicated box office, we offer a 7 day per week meet and greet and front desk service for your guests and staff. We can also sell tickets for your event.

Technical support

Our highly experienced Technical team will ensure your event has ultimate standout. Professional lighting, sound and dramatic flair – not a problem.

Accessibility

From the bottom to the top, the MAC was designed with accessibility in mind. Lifts to all floors, hearing loops and guide dogs very welcome.

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The greatest asset for any company is its people and the MAC is no exception.
Superior customer service is our trademark and our expert event management team is here to deliver.

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