Soho Theatre Upstairs

Our studio theatre space is a black box space ideal for readings, workshops and small showcases.

Seating is on three sides, and can accommodate up to 92 audience members including a fixed seating bank on a raked steel deck. There is a flat floor stage approximately 6 x 3 metres (can vary dependent on layout and set), the total room size is 11 x 9 metres.

Please note as this venue is our studio space there is a fairly low ceiling; clearance is 2.3m and has very limited backstage space.

There is lift access to the venue, which includes the stage. Please let us know if you have any additional access requirements. There are gender neutral and accessible toilets on the same floor.

Use of the Upstairs’ lighting and sound rig is included in your booking, along with a dedicated venue Technician, Venue Manager and Ushers.

Visit Dean Street

We’re bang in the centre of the creative heart of the city. There’s many buses, tubes, taxis, bikes and scooters to get you here. See all your options on Google Maps. Nearest tubes are the Central Line and Northern Line (Tottenham Court Road) and the Elizabeth Line (Tottenham Court Road – Dean Street exit).

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Availability is dependent on the Soho programme of shows, matinees and workshops, general hours are:

Monday to Friday: 9am – 6pm
Saturday: Midday – 6pm
Sunday: 10am – 10pm


Monday – Saturday
£180 per hour + VAT
£1350 per day + VAT (eight hours)
Minimum booking of three hours

£220 per hour + VAT
£1550 per day (eight hours)
Minimum booking of four hours

Require a dressing room or break out space? Take a look at our Meeting Rooms which can be hired for a concessionary day rate when booked in conjunction with a venue.