Live shows at the Allendale








Looking for a new venue to present live events?


Seating flexibility means we can present comedy, plays, dance events, standing gigs, seated concerts and more. If you're a performer, company manager, musical director etc., why not consider the Allendale as a one-off or regular venue?   

We offer a choice of versatile spaces:



In addition, the Canford Room and Julian Room are available to hire as Green/dressing room(s).


The Allendale is centrally located in Wimborne Minster, an easy journey from Bournemouth, Poole, M27 or A31. There's easy loading from our private car park, and nearby customer parking (free after 6pm). It's also home to Cafe @ the Allendale, available to supply catering required for your event.


Looking for a new venue on a one-off or regular basis? Give the Allendale a try!


Please get in touch for further details and to arrange a viewing - we look forward to hearing from you! 




The Minster Theatre, with pros arch stage, sound system, stage lighting, sprung wooden dance floor, door & window curtains and bar.

Seating can be arranged theatre style, cabaret style, herringbone style (clear central floor) or in-the-round for floor-based performances.

The Quarter Jack Hall, with PA system, sprung wooden dance floor, curtains, bar and adjacent food/hot drink preparation kitchen, if required.

A more intimate and very popular space, seating can be arranged theatre style, in the round, thrust or cabaret style. The Quarter Jack is also ideal as a rehearsal room or large dressing room when using the Minster Theatre.

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