Aberdeen Arts Centre

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A venue with a difference - Aberdeen Arts Centre is the perfect location for both business and pleasure, conveniently located in the heart of the city. As well as staging and hosting fantastic Musicals, Theatre, Dance, Music and Comedy, we offer meeting and conference facilities alongside an unusual corporate entertainment space encompassing art gallery, café bar, meeting rooms and our main auditorium. With its attentive staff and superb facilities, Aberdeen Arts Centre can offer you complete peace of mind – and a perfect event venue.

Having recently hosted several large-scale conferences, Aberdeen Arts Centre has everything you need in a venue. Our ethics tie in with our main catering companies, Rosie's and The Breadmaker, who provide excellent catering options, whilst supporting the community.

To hire our space, call 01224 635208 or email george.mackenney@act-aberdeen.org.uk

Conference Rooms

Conference Room

Our Conference room is a multi-purpose space for hire within ACT. We use this space for our Theatre Schools as rehearsal space, workshop space for our Arts Festivals and Saturday Drama Workshops. The room can accommodate up to 60 - 70 people cinema style. Room dimensions 23'4" x 32'2"

  • Length 32'2" x Width 23' 4"
  • Min Capacity: 1
  • Max Capacity: 70
  • Set up styles: Theatre,Boardroom,Classroom,Reception

Meeting Room

Our Meeting Room is very popular with small training sessions and boardroom meetings. The space can accommodate between 20 -30 people cinema style and is perfect for small presentations or a breakout room for larger conferences. Room size 23'4" x 13'8" To hire our space, call 01224 635208 or email george.mackenney@act-aberdeen.org.uk

  • Length 23'4" x Width 13'8"
  • Min Capacity: 1
  • Max Capacity: 20
  • Set up styles: Theatre,Boardroom,Classroom


Our Gallery is home to several exhibitions each year, and range from in-house exhibitions to local photographers, artists and local authorities to present a diverse array of art. The gallery is also available to hire as room space for conferences and events. For more information on booking this space for a meeting or conference, please contact George Mackenney, Operations Manager - george.mackenney@act-aberdeen.org.uk or call 01224 635208

  • Length 26'5" x Width 19'
  • Min Capacity: 1
  • Max Capacity: 40
  • Set up styles: Theatre,Boardroom,Classroom,Reception


ur 350 seater auditorium is the only mid-scale venue in the North East of Scotland and is home to a wide range of professional and amateur companies. A varied range of theatre, music, dance, talks, musical theatre, festivals and a book launches fill our calendar and recent visitors include Labour Leader Jeremy Corbyn. Our facilities provide for the needs of over 40 different arts companies, who return to ACT year after year.

  • Min Capacity: 1
  • Max Capacity: 352
  • Set up styles: Theatre,Cabaret
  • Facilities
    • Over-head Projector
    • Lectern
    • Microphone
    • Screens
    • Flip charts
    • Teas/Coffee
    • Computer Hook-up
  • Accessibility
    • Disabled Access
    • Induction loop

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