The Congress Theatre is a Grade II* listed, purpose built, theatre and conference venue designed by Bryan and Norman Westwood Architects and built in 1963.
The largest theatre on the South Coast, the Congress Theatre is host to touring West End musicals and plays, ballet, opera, comedy and live music, the range of live entertainment on offer is extensive and diverse.
The venue has a seating capacity of 1,680.
Please note that the Congress Theatre has now temporarily closed as work begins on the full renovation as part of the 44 million pound Devonshire Park Project. It is anticipated that this work will take 18 months from January 2017. For full details click here