Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre : Facilities and Services

Motherwell Theatre

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What's On

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Civic Centre, Motherwell, ML1 1AB.

Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre is a large multi purpose arts and entertainments facility.

The Concert Hall has a capacity of 1600 for pop/rock concerts with a seated capacity of 1008 (flat seating) or 939 (raked seating). It is also used for conferences, award ceremonies and dinner dances.

Motherwell Theatre has a maximum capacity of 406 (or 392 including four wheelchair positions) and is used for professional productions, amateur productions, community based performances and the annual pantomime.

Meeting Rooms - additional areas available for hire alongside hires of the Theatre or Concert Hall or as stand-alone spaces during daytime hours Monday to Friday.

Advance Booking Office Opening Hours

Monday to Friday -  09:00 - 17:00
Saturday: 10:00 - 14:00 (closed during school holidays)

Please note our hours are extended in November until January as follows: 

Saturdays: 10:00 - 17:00

Buying Tickets

Tickets for productions can be obtained in the following ways:

Buy show tickets online, by telephone and by post

A postage and handling fee of 60p applies if you ask us to post your tickets to you.

You can buy tickets for events at venues across North Lanarkshire including Motherwell Concert Hall, Motherwell Theatre and the Sir John Wilson Town Hall, Airdrie.  The online ticket service will be available 24 hours a day, seven days a week and you will be charged £1.00 each time you buy tickets using the online ticket service.  Please use the link that appears at the right hand side of your screen.

In person

Tickets can be booked in person at any of your local libraries or at the Advance Booking Office which is now located at the main Concert Hall doors.

During the summer the Advance Booking Office is open Monday to Friday 9am to 4.45pm.

By telephone

Tickets can be booked by telephoning Northline our customer contact centre by using the 'Contact Us' box at the right hand side of the screen.

The following methods of payment are accepted - Cash, Cheque, Maestro, Mastercard, Style, Visa or Delta.

You will be charged £1.00 each time you buy tickets by telephone

When the Advance Booking Office is closed an answering machine service is available.  Please leave full details including your daytime telephone number.

By post

Send your ticket requests to: Advance Booking Office, Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre, Civic Centre, Windmillhill Street, Motherwell ML1 1AB

Please enclose payment by either cheque or postal order made payable to North Lanarkshire Council.

Please use the link for information on ticket discounts and concession information. 

Hire Charges

Click on the link for further information and on rates of hire for these facilities.

Booking Form

Click on 'Booking form' that appears on the right hand side of your screen to get a downloadable application for your completion.


Our Catering Services can cater for children's parties; provide tea, coffee, scones, buffets and sit down meals at events - all at very competitive prices. Please use the contact box at the right hand side of the screen if you wish further details.


Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre is accessible by public transport.  A bus stop is located next to the main Civic Centre entrance.  It is advised that timetable directions be sought before travelling.  The nearest train station is Airbles which is around a 10 minute walk from the venue.  For patrons who are travelling to the venue by car there are approximately 100 parking spaces.

Disabled Access

There is disabled access to the venue via the Upstage Bar. There are disabled toilets in the available in the venue and there are 8 disabled parking bays outside the venue.

Management Rules

All our facilities are managed by a set of rules and regulations. To familiarise yourself with them click on Management Rules.

Contact Us

Please use the 'contact us' box if you have any questions. For more information, see 'related pages', 'downloads' or 'other useful websites'.

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