22D Hill St, Grahamstown, Makhanda, 6139

The Drill Hall is an end-on performance venue with raked seating and a raised stage, and is ideally suited to comedy and magic shows as well as simply staged theatre productions. The venue is blacked out and has a black cloth surround around the stage supported by a ground support aluminium truss 5.0m off the ground. Performers will able to pass from one side of the stage to the other without being in full view of the audience. The temporary wooden stage floor is elevated 0.66m. The venue is wheelchair friendly. Performers will have access to toilets, which are located behind the stage. Parking is available on the street only.

  • Storage Facility: Set items can be stored to the left and right of the stage.
  • Flying and Rigging: It is possible to hang scenery in the hall. Please contact the Technical Office to find out what is possible. There are no moving fly bars.
  • Staging: 8m x 5m x 0.66m
  • Loading Access: Double Doors?
  • Grid Height: 4.56m
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