Ropetackle is open to everyone!

Here is some information to assist you with your access choices.

Ropetackle is a member of the South East Access Forum and is working hard to make the venue as accessible as possible.

Ropetackle is working with Attitude is Everything to engage with their charter of access.

Booking: If you would like assistance with your booking you can come in to the box office or call the direct number 01273 464440.

Our staff and team of volunteers are here to help you – please ask if you need assistance.

Wheelchairs – Most seats in the auditorium are removable so wheelchairs can be placed throughout. It’s helpful if you can let us know the approximate size of the wheelchair in advance.

The Box Office, Café and Bar have lowered counters.

The nearest drop-off point is directly outside the venue. There are 2 x disabled parking bays available to the public. The route is paved with flat access.

Ropetackle has flat access throughout the café and theatre.

The Mezzanine room is accessible via a lift.

There is a fully accessible toilet in the cafe.

Ropetackle offers a complimentary ticket for a personal assistant should you require one in order to attend. These tickets are bookable via the box office only. Please get in touch to book.

There are 8 x Sennheiser induction loop units available to enhance the audio for our Film programme.

For specific information, please check the individual events on our website:

If you have specific access requirements, would like a complimentary personal assistant tickets, or just want to feedback about our accessibility, please contact us on:

  •   Another great Sunday Jazz , just love the place, great place To go Sunday jazz is just a delight once a month

  •   This venue is great for a night out. They have an assortment of entertainment, we mainly see bands or tribute bands. The one in July was Eagles tribute and the... read more

  •   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
  •   We have been to the panto at the Ropetackle several times and this year it was as good, if not better than ever. It had all the ingredients we... read more

  •   Fabulous friendly award winning venue run almost entirely by volunteers. Films.,bands, recitals talks you name it you can experience it here. Lovely cafe and bar and fab staff.

  •   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

  •   First visit from Southampton to the Ropetackle for a Jon Boden concert. We had a excellent experience considering covid.

  •   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

  •   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

    chris b
  •   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!