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Why not exclusively hire an individual space or multiple spaces for your event? Bespoke packages can be arranged to suit your requirements and ensure your guests, delegates or clients have a great experience. We’re passionate about great events and excellent customer service.

Lounge Bar

The Lounge Bar is suitable to caterer for events for up to 60 people. With luxurious leather sofas and chairs, mood lighting and its own gallery wall featuring work from local artists. It has a full service bar with specialist Gin selection along with projector, screen, background music system and access/facilities.

Theatre Bar

The Theatre Bar is suitable to cater for events of up to 80 people. Situated on the first floor, the Theatre Bar has a traditional mahogany bar with specially commissioned, stained glass features. Artwork around the bar depicts the building’s journey from its design back in 1855 to its current use as a professional theatre. It has a full service bar, projector, screen, background music system and disabled facilities/access.

Front Room

The Front Room is suitable to cater for events for up to 80 people (seated) and is located on the ground floor of the building, its stunning period windows face Manchester Road, allowing plenty of natural light for day-time functions. The Front Room is ideally located next to the Lounge Bar with use of a projector, screen, background music system, professional theatre PA system, lighting rig, staging and additional technical support. The Front Room also has disabled access/facilities.

Basement Studio

The Basement Studio is suitable alone to cater for up to 80 people, its large polished wooden floors make it an ideal space for dance, workshops and community events. The Basement Studio has disabled access/facilities.

The Loft

The Loft, formally known as the Tudor Room is suitable to cater for events for up to 100 people, occupying the top floor of the building it boasts great views over the Burnley skyline with a view of eight of Burnley’s historic mill chimneys. The Loft has an in-built projector screen, PA system and  disabled access/facilities.

For more information or to enquire about using one of our spaces please click here or call 01282 664400.

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Join us for the first ever Mechanics Gin and Jazz Club, as we welcome the Jane Smith Quartet to the Front Room. Playing everything from jazz classics such as The Lady Is A Tramp, At Last and Autumn Leaves to more modern jazz and funk tunes by Michael Jackson and Stevie Wonder. Sit back, relax and sip on one of our speciality gins (other drinks are available), as our Front Room is transformed into an intimate Jazz club for the night.
Sunday 24th September, 7pm
Tickets £8
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Keep your eye out for our Gruffalo characters that we've got up around the Mechanics as we get ready for The Gruffalo in October.
Get ready to join Mouse on a daring adventure through the deep, dark wood in Tall Stories’ magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.
Searching for hazelnuts, Mouse meets the cunning Fox, the eccentric old Owl and the party mad Snake. Will the story of the terrifying Gruffalo save Mouse from ending up as dinner for these hungry woodland creatures? After all, there’s no such thing as a Gruffalo – is there?
Songs, laughs and scary fun for children of all ages and their grown-ups, in the much-loved show that’s toured Britain and the world!
Monday 2nd - 4:30pm & Tuesday 3rd October, 10:30am & 1:30pm
Tickets £12.50
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Take yourself back to the golden age of Liverpool's music, comedy and entertainment with ROCKIN' & ROLLING WITH LAUGHTER on Friday 27th October.
Featuring a stellar line-up including The Merseybeats, Beryl Marsden, Mick Miller, Berni Flint, The Merseys and The Dakotas. PLUS an amazing appreciation of Cilla Black.
The show will be a totally unique mixture of the best in Merseybeat music and scouse comedy, taking inspiration from TV classics such as Opportunity Knocks, Ready Steady Go, Top of the Pops and Juke Box Jury.
Tickets £24 / £23 concessions
Pre-show dining is available 2 hours prior, booking is essential!
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BANDS IN THE PARK 2017 PLEASE LIKE & SHARE LIVE MUSIC & FAMILY FUN BANDS ON THE DAY: The Joe Publix Barry Garlow & The Good For Nothin's Deacon Brody Roadkill Revival @BICUIT BROTHERS INNER FRENZY A...

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Our Tommy
An evening of theatre and live music to celebrate and remember the centenary of Burnley lad Thomas Whitham being awarded the Victoria Cross at the battle of Passchendaele in WW1.
A devised theatre show presented by students of Thomas Whitham Sixth form and a live music set from Manchester folk band, Harp and a Monkey make up an evening of spine tingling entertainment.
Wednesday 27th September, 7:30pm
Tickets £10 / £5 members of Royal British Legion / £3 students
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