Carriageworks Theatre

Known as Leeds’ friendliest city centre theatre, Carriageworks Theatre is a modern venue located in the Electric Press on Millennium Square programming a wide variety of theatre, film, comedy and events for the whole family. It is the proud home of the Leeds Civic Arts Guild, the Carriageworks Young Theatre Makers and a wide range of weekly classes open to the Leeds community.

Technical Spec

Stage Name: Main Auditorium
Dimensions: Pros arch width 9.6m x Stage depth (to pros arch) 8.15m x Pros arch height 8.2m;
Capacity: 349
Extra Info: Traditional proscenium with Orchestra / band pit available. Max. Number of Performers 70. Comprehensive lighting and sound system and a counterweighted flying system. A Tech Spec is available on request.
Stage Name: Upstairs studio
Dimensions: 6m x 4m
Height: to lighting grid 2.5m
Capacity: 55 (77 for solo comedian)
Extra Info: Black box studio theatre. Max. number of performers 15. The Upstairs @ the Carriageworks has a basic lighting and sound system and a projector and screen. A Tech Spec is available on request.

Map and contact info

Address: The Electric Press, 3 Millennium Square, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS2 3AD
Box Office: 0113 376 0318


Programme Manager
Linzi Tate
Arts and Promotions Officer
Gwenmarie Ewing

Photo gallery