The Best Student Life. Bristol SU

One of Bristol's best loved venues, the Anson Rooms has played host to an impressive roster of high profile acts in its 50 year history. Including David Bowie, The Smiths, Radiohead, Roni Size, Amy Winehouse and Ed Sheeran.

Room Capacity

Theatre Style Seated 540
Cabaret Style 230-250
Standing Reception 600-1150


A traditional proscenium arch theatre with dressing rooms, flexible orchestra pit and apron stage, permanent cyclorama, winched lighting bars and versatile hemp bars.

Room Capacity

Theatre Style Seated 209


The Pegg Theatre is a highly adaptable black-box theatre space named after Bristol alumnus Simon Pegg. As well as shows the studio is perfect for rehearsals and as an extra breakout space for conferences.

Room Capacity

Theatre Style Seated 80
Standing Reception 100