The Criterion Blue Town Cinema and Music Hall
For the latest information and event booking details why not go direct to the Criterion's event webpages.
The Criterion Blue Town reopened on 6 August with a variety of entertainment planned and looks forward to safely welcoming you back. The team have worked hard to put in place many social distancing measures, however this has resulted in reduced capacity at most performances. So tickets will be limited and you are encouraged to book early to make sure you can secure your seat and enjoy the Criterion experience with Jenny Hurkett and the team.
Open Thursday - Saturday 10am to 3pm - Extended opening times are available for parties - call 01795 662981 for more information.
Music Hall and Cinema.
A feature within Blue Town Heritage Centre, hosting regular cinema presentations and seasons of entertainment including Victorian Music Hall Shows, tribute acts and live music. Seats now a maximum of just 60 people (social distancing) and has a stage, bar and refreshment facilities, a cinema in a heritage setting.
Please check the website for the latest cinema and theatre listings at The Criterion
The room hire is £150 half day and £300 full day. (technician charges will be included in full day hire)
Hourly rate is £30 and any extra hours will be charged at this rate. Please allow time for setting up and clearing when booking.
The Criterion Cinema
Thursday to Saturday 10am to 3pm
Note: Bookings can still be made by phone, email and from the website when the venue is closed.
Historic city location
Restaurant / Cafe / Tea shop
Suitable for families
Adults: £2 Blue Town Heritage Centre Admission Charge
Contact The Criterion for event and performance ticket prices.