The Comedy Network

Thu 28th Apr 20:00

Robin’s Winter Adventure

Sun 30th Jan 14:30

New Generation Jazz Festival: Kansas Smitty’s House Band and Xhosa

Fri 4th Feb 20:00

The Sharon Shannon Quartet

Thu 10th Feb 20:00

Limehouse Lizzy

Fri 11th Feb 20:00

“Oh… and another thing…” An Evening with Su Pollard

Sat 12th Feb 20:00

Mike Hatchard’s Jazz Breakfast, with Special Guests

Sun 3rd Apr 11:00

Exhibition on Screen: Raphael Revealed feat. Q&A with the director

Wed 16th Feb 19:30

Oldilocks and the 3 Bears

Sat 19th Feb 14:00

Barnstormers Comedy Club

Sat 16th Apr 20:30

Welcome to Ropetackle

Welcome to Ropetackle

Situated on the banks of the River Adur, Ropetackle Arts Centre is a multi-award-winning, purpose-built arts venue that attracts some of the biggest stars in the UK and beyond. Our friendly atmosphere, first-class programming and intimate performance space all combine to to make every event a memorable one. From live music to comedy, children’s shows to films, workshops and talks to literary events – and all things in-between – there is something to suit all tastes and budgets.

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Your Visit

Your visit

Ropetackle Arts Centre is completely wheelchair accessible and has accessible toilets.  Our staff and volunteers work hard to ensure you receive the best possible experience so please let us know if you have any specific requirements.

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Shoreham’s very own Cinderella celebrates centenary

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  • star rating  Attended the venue for a gig by the Kubricks, this was our first visit to the Ropetackle and it will not be our last. Excellent staff on arrival being extremely... read more

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    October 28, 2021
  • star rating  Have been to several shows at Ropetackle Arts Centre. Plenty of variety for all tastes. It is great that you can sit in the comfort of a table and chair... read more

    October 10, 2019
  • star rating  Recently moved to Shoreham, and it’s lovely to have an arts centre. There are lots of activities and the cafe provides a friendly central hub. We have attended several... read more

    avatar thumb Jo M
    July 28, 2020
  • star rating  Just returned from our first visit to this place to see a band. The refreshment prices were good for a venue, half the price of places like the o2 or... read more

    Marc H
    October 14, 2019
  • star rating  Lovely little place for a relax and chill in a morning! Coffee cake and a magazine. Meeting friends and family - or just a little working morning on my own!

    January 19, 2020
  • star rating  A great local venue, always something on that appeals to all people. Lovely to have a local arts venue and not to have to go to Brighton

    July 28, 2019
  • star rating  First visit from Southampton to the Ropetackle for a Jon Boden concert. We had a excellent experience considering covid.

    December 11, 2020
  • star rating  Just returned from our first visit to this place to see a band. The refreshment prices were good for a venue, half the price of places like the o2 or... read more

    avatar thumb Marc H
    October 13, 2019
  • star rating  Attracts great diverse acts from nostalgic 1970s acts to new local talent as well as great comedy. Bar and informal restaurant there as well with good ale and appetising home... read more

    August 18, 2019
  • star rating  Recently saw the South Coast Soul Review at Ropetackle and enjoyed a really good live band. Always a nice atmosphere and you can enjoy a drink inside the performance... read more

    Josie C
    July 15, 2019

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