Hire our beautiful spaces and costumes for your own event, show or performance

We can offer a package like no other venue in York – we have access to two auditoriums, the spacious theatre foyer and the patio garden. To complement this we also have the stunning De Grey Rooms, adjacent to the theatre, with their beautiful ballroom, bar, workshop spaces and Costume Hire department, plus much more!

Weddings, Events and Parties

For those once in a lifetime memories

Situated in the heart of historic York, between the Minster and Museum Gardens, De Grey Rooms provides a beautiful setting for weddings, celebrations, fairs or events. Whatever you are planning, our team can help you realise your dream.

Visit De Grey Rooms website for all the information you need and contact details for our dedicated Events team.


Meetings and Corporate Hire

Inspirational Meetings

For an atypical conference space, or one of a kind away days, De Grey Rooms stand alone. The unique relationship between De Grey Rooms and York Theatre Royal means we can offer theatre trips for an overnight conference, or an acting workshop to break up the day. Alongside great facilities, we can help you make the experience especially memorable for your delegates.

Why not visit De Grey Rooms website to find our more?

Costume Hire

From historical to hysterical

Situated in the basement of De Grey Rooms, our Costume Hire department is packed full of fabulous costumes ranging from period outfits, pantomime and animal characters, to shoes, hats and wigs. Our friendly, helpful staff would love to hear from you and assist you in finding the perfect outfit for your needs.

Full outfits cost around £40 for a one week’s hire. 10% discount is available for schools, colleagues and York Theatre Royal members.

Opening Hours: Tue 10am – 4pm, Thu 10am – 2pm, Sat 10am – 4pm.

Call us on 01904 715444 or email costumehire@yorktheatreroyal.co.uk