Trestle Arts Base

Trestle Arts Base
Trestle Arts Base
Russet Drive, St Albans, Hertfordshire, AL4 0JQ
  • Telephone 01727 850950
  • Opening times During term time: Mon 9.30am–noon; Tue 9.30am–5pm; Wed 9.30am–7pm; Thu 3.30–7pm; Sat 9am–3.30pm; closed Fri & Sun (excluding programmed events/shows)
  • Seasonal times School holidays: contact for opening hours.
  • Email
  • Website www.trestle.org.uk
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A beautiful conversion of a Victorian chapel, Trestle Arts Base (TAB) is a unique centre hosting theatre, dance, films, art installations, exhibitions and community events. It is home to the touring Trestle Theatre Company and the Trestle Mask Workshop.

The Gallery Cafe serves a selection of hot and cold drinks and cold snacks.
Trestle Taking Part offers a wide-ranging programme of workshops, residencies and training for all ages and abilities from pre-school children to professional performers.

Trestle offers an extensive range of training from mask and physical theatre INSET and CPD courses for teachers, professional practitioners and workshop leaders, an MA in Education (Drama), to corporate training for business groups.

Trestle has an inspiring and exciting programme of drama workshops in physical, visual and mask theatre delivered by our professional practitioners. From two hour theatre workshops to week long residencies, we offer activities to suit all levels and abilities.

Trestle Theatre Masks are handcrafted on site and shipped all over the world.

Voted one of the UK’s top party venues by The Independent, TAB hires out its theatre, dance studio, exhibition space and apex room for a wide range of functions.

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  • Provides: Free wi-fi

Events at this venue

There are 5 events at this location

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Divya Kasturi Young Talents | Guru Charana Smaranam

A Showcase of Indian Classical Dance and Music by Divya Kasturi Company Young Talents (DKC Young Talents) In memory of Guru Udupi Laxminarayan (1926-2015) Tickets: £12 (under 5's Free but must be booked in advance) Image by- Simon Richardson

Sun 14 Nov

£12 / 01727 850950

An Enchanted Evening - St Albans

The Bel Canto Sopranos are back with a spectacular show of exquisite Opera Arias, Classical Crossovers, Musical Theatre Masterpieces, Movie Classics and Beautiful Power Ballads The superb voices of established sopranos Gemma Turner, Angie Diggens & Carrie Audit will transport you to a Night at the Italian Opera and A…

Fri 22 Jul 2022

£13.50 / 01727 850950

Lamphouse Theatre | Robin Hood

Join the gallant outlaw Robin Hood and his band of mischievous merry men (and women) in Sherwood Forest this Christmas. With the help of the brilliant Maid Marion, the gang battles the evil Sheriff of Nottingham and steals from the rich to give to the poor, but can Robin save the forest and everything he holds dear before…

Sat 18 Dec

£10–£100 / 01727 850950

Sun 19 Dec

£10–£100 / 01727 850950

Lamphouse Theatre | Robin Hood

Join the gallant outlaw Robin Hood and his band of mischievous merry men (and women) in Sherwood Forest this Christmas. With the help of the brilliant Maid Marion, the gang battles the evil Sheriff of Nottingham and steals from the rich to give to the poor, but can Robin save the forest and everything he holds dear before…

Sat 18 Dec

£12 / 01727 850950

Sun 19 Dec

Times to be confirmed / £12 / 01727 850950

Paines Plough | SESSIONS

“30 Just Matters, Init. Like There’S No Doubt You’Re A Proper Adult Then. Like 25 To 29 Is Just Training But 30, It’S Real.”

Fri 29 Oct

£12 / 01727 850950