Located in Ringwood in the heart of New Forest, our studio theatre, workshop, and paint frame are available for hire year-round.
For theatre companies, visual artists, amateur dramatics societies, dance companies, schools and community groups, our studio offers a unique and inspiring space to rehearse, perform and create work.
The studio also offers a creative environment for meetings, seminars and workshops, small scale conferences and business networking events. We’ve even hosted theatrical weddings, private parties and gala dinners.
The flat open studio (9.8m x 8m) allows for a totally flexible layout and is fully equipped with everything you could need for your performance or event from our lighting rig to sound, projection and special effects, with our expert technical team on hand to ensure your event is a success.
Onsite we have free wifi and parking, plus our own private garden.
WORKSHOP & PAINT FRAME
Our fully equipped workshop offers theatre makers or scenic artists the space to practice your craft and create large scale sets, props and backcloths. We’re proud to have one the biggest paint frames in Hampshire, measuring 5m x 5m.
Forest Forge’s commitment to developing new and challenging work makes them one of the most exciting companies to work with outside of London.
Paul Hewitt, Playwright
Costume and Prop Hire
We’ve been creating theatre for over 35 years and are delighted to offer access of our extensive collection of costumes and theatrical props.
From period dress to extravagant character outfits, vintage props and staging, we have a fantastic range available for hire, whether you are putting on a local amateur production, school play or just need some creative ideas for a special event or party!