Welcome to the Sundial Theatre

Here at cirencester we are very lucky and proud to have our own functional performance theatre that houses many of our own shows and events as well as touring companies, acts and comedians

As a performance venue, the Sundial has up to 275 seats, superb lighting and sound equipment and 2 large dressing rooms. It is perfectly suited to a range of events including Theatre, Dance, Music, Films, Conferencing and Events.

The Sundial Theatre Brochure


Sound desk

  • Soundcraft GB4 – 32 microphone channel, 2 stereo channel mixer.
  • Soundcraft MFX – 24 microphone channel, 2 stereo channel mixer (Built in lexicon FX unit)

Main system

  • 4x Martin Audio Blackline F15, 400w
  • 2x Martin Audio Blackline S15, 750w
  • 8x JBL control One Pro, 150w sound reinforcement speakers


  • 2x Mackie SRM 450w active monitors
  • 2x JBL Control One Pro, 150w control room monitors
  • 2x JBL Eon 1500, 225w stage monitors


  • 2x QSC 3000w amplifiers (front of house main speakers)
  • 2x Sampson Servo 300 amplifiers (Sound reinforcement)
  • Sampson 85w amplifier (Control room monitors)
  • DB technologies MPA 1004, 1000w (JBL Stage monitors)


  • Martin Blackline M3 System controller
  • DOD SR231 QX 2 channel graphic EQ
  • Samson s.com stero compressors


  • Denon DN400, dual cd player
  • Sony MDS JE 640, single minidisk player
  • Panasonic RV32, dvd player



  • 3x Shure SM58 (Vocal Microphone)
  • 1x Shure SM57 (multi purpose instrument microphone)
  • 8x AKG WMS 4000, wireless microphone System (8x head Microphones)

Di Boxes

  • 3x LD systems LDI 02

Audio Cable

  • 10x 5m XLR
  • 10x 10m XLR
  • 4x 20m XLR
  • 2x 3m ¼ inch jack.

Stage Drapes

  • A selection of black and gauze tabs are available, please contact for more information and your requirements.

Stage communication system

  • ASL basic series BS216 dual channel control unit
  • 6 ASL beltpacks with microphone sets.




  • Chamsys Maxi Wing
  • Zero 88 Fat Frog


  • 13x strand Cantata F 1200w Fresnel’s (including Barndoors)
  • 11x CCT 1200w Fresnel’s (including barndoors)


  • 12x CP62 Par 64


  • 2x Strand Cantata F 1200w PC (including barndoors)


  • 2x Strand SL 26 degrees
  • 1x Strand SL 36 degrees
  • 2x strand SL 50 degrees
  • 2x Strand SL 15-32 degrees

Follow Spots

  • 2x Selecon Pacific 1200w follow spots

Automated Fixtures

  • 2x DTS XR9 575w spot
  • 4x Robe 250AT wash
  • 4x Robe ColorWash 750AT Tungsten


  • A selection of 13, 15, and 16amp cable is available please enquire with your needs
  • A selection of DMX data Cable is also available, please enquire

Friends of the Sundial

‘Friends of the Sundial’ is perfect for those who are regular visitors, and those who are keen supporters of the creative arts in the South West. Membership also makes an excellent present for a theatre loving friend or relative.

Individual membership starts from £15 per year and includes a variety of benefits. There has never been a better time to become part of The Sundial ‘Family’. We would love to welcome you!

Adults £20, Concessions £15, Friend+1 £35

Introductory £5 drinks voucher

Priority booking

Free brochure sent in the post

Free pre-show tea and coffee

Regular newsletter

Priority access to previously unannounced shows and special offers

Exclusive access to a quarterly members event

Opportunity to volunteer at the theatre and work alongside all our great performers or help with fund raising with our team, a really rewarding way to help your local community

The Sundial Theatre Brochure

If you would like to receive an electronic brochure please go to www.sundial-theatre.co.uk and register with us and you will be emailed a copy of each new brochure.

If you would like to join our membership scheme and become a ‘Friend of the Sundial’, you will still receive a paper brochure along with many other benefits.