The Barn Theatre, Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire

Hiring the Barn

Costume Hire

Find a range of men’s, women’s, and children’s costumes for hire, from medieval to modern styles. Our selection includes boots, shoes, hats, handbags, wigs, and more. Open every Tuesday from 10 – 11:45am. Contact Sheelagh.

Props Hire

Our props department have a huge number of props available for hire, too many to list here, but we are confident that we can satisfy most requests. Contact the lovely Sheila to check availability or to book a viewing appointment.


Our three furniture stores offer pieces from different eras. Describe your requirements to check availability. Contact Nigel to make an enquiry or book a viewing appointment. We aim to accommodate most needs to ensure customer satisfaction.

A picture of the Barn Theatre Photo Studio

Photographic Studio Hire

The Barn has a well-equipped photographic studio available for hire.

Venue Hire

The Barn Theatre, with its unique setting can occasionally be used by performing companies and individuals for a variety of events, including use as a film location. All hirings are subject to limited availability.

A pencil sketch of the Barn Theatre

Film Location

A view of the pictures on this site will suggest a wide variety of possible ‘settings’ for the film location finder – including small theatre, old barn exterior, character pub, meeting room etc. The rooms and facilities also offer an ideal ‘location base’ for small/medium production units.



Do you have a question? Do you need help?

Feel free to contact us and we’ll be more than happy to answer your questions.

If you need to contact a specific department eg. Box Office, please select it from the dropdown list.

Part 1, 18th Jan 8pm

Part 2, 19th Jan 8pm

Parts 1+2 20th Jan 2.30pm

Part 1, 23rd Jan 8pm

Part 2, 24th Jan 8pm

Part 1, 25th Jan 8pm

Part 2, 26th Jan 8pm

Part 1, 27th Jan 2.30pm

Part 2,  27th Jan 8pm