Lane Theatre is a Registered Charity (No.280786) and is owned and operated by Newquay Dramatic Society. The theatre is run by its members for the benefit of the local community. Newquay Dramatic Society was founded in May 1931 and Lane Theatre has been presenting plays continuously since that date.
In 1999 the theatre received substantial National Lottery funding which enabled members to extend the building and improve facilities both behind and in front of the curtain. Lane Theatre now has an intimate 136 seats.
There is ample free parking, the licensed "Cosy Nook" bar and amenities for visitors with disabilities including dedicated parking spaces, ramped access, toilet facilities and hearing loops. Coffees and ices are available during the interval and smoking is permitted only in the bar.
Lane Theatre is also available for hire for visiting productions, conferences, presentations and functions. For details please contact the Publicity Officer, Sheila Lines at 01637 872567.
The booking office situated in Lane Theatre – 01637 876945 (24 hour answerphone). Concessions are available for over 60s, students and parties.
For Lane Theatre's winter and summer programmes visit their website or check out tickity-boo's event diary.