The Assembly Rooms Theatre is a historic proscenium arch theatre in the heart of Durham. The building operates under  Durham University and showcases the work of Durham Student Theatre during term time. Outside term time we are thrilled to open our venue to community groups, touring shows and a wide variety of events.

assembly room


plural noun: assembly rooms


  1. a public room or hall in which meetings or social functions are held “the Durham Assembly Rooms.”
  2. used as a public place of entertainment