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Boizot Lounge

Boizot Lounge

Affectionately re-named the ‘Boizot Lounge’ in 2019 after the legendary Peterborian, Peter Boizot, this elegant, generous space has the flexibility to host almost any event.

Situated at the New Theatre, the newly refurbished Boizot Lounge is located on the second floor of the building and can hold up to 200 people making this an ideal place to hold your next event

The venue is ideally located in the city centre Peterborough and is served by excellent transportation links as well as being only a 5 minute walk from the train station. It is also close to the A47 & A1 and benefits from several carparks within walking distance.

The attractive suite is a versatile space and can be used for large celebrations, conferences, product launches, award ceremonies and lectures. Full stage, lighting & sound is available with projection also available at extra cost.

The lounge has its own separate entrance through the glass atrium at the left of the New Theatre and can be accessed by a lift.

With fantastic facilities, including your own dedicated staff and private bar why not host your next event with us – Our friendly and experienced team will help to provide an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

Summary of facilities:
  • Generous banqueting suite seating for up to 200 people seated & 300 standing
  • Recently refurbished atrium which can be used for pre event champagne and canapes
  • Tables and chairs included as standard at no extra cost
  • Dedicated fully licensed bar for you and your guests with generous selection of beverages
  • Dedicated kitchen which can be used at no extra cost*
  • Separate entry into the Boizot Lounge from glass atrium at the left of the theatre
  • Dedicated event manager, technician and staff as standard
  • Newly refurbished space with amtico flooring
  • Your own dedicated toilets
  • Mood lighting which can be set to your colour palette
  • Balcony area which provides stunning views of the city skyline
  • Great accessibility – facilities include lift, toilets, induction loops
  • Dance floor can be provided at an extra charge
  • Cutlery and Crockery can be provided at an extra charge
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Staging available for DJ’s and bands at no extra cost
  • Full use of the Circle bar (subject to availability)
  • Free parking for event’s organisers (subject to availability)
  • Table cloths provided as standard – chair covers available upon request for an extra charge

*please note if using your own caters they must registered with environmental health and have full public liability insurance

 

The Boizot can be used for any number of events, including:
  • Anniversaries
  • Birthday Parties
  • Wedding receptions & pre wedding parties
  • Religious and cultural events
  • Graduations
  • School Proms
  • Baby Showers / Naming ceremonies
  • Funeral Receptions
  • Company party
  • Award Ceremonies
  • Cooperate events
  • Fundraisers & Charity Events
  • Conferencing and Meetings
  • Exhibitions

 

Party Packages in the Boizot Lounge 

  • Exclusive use of the Boizot Lounge
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Capacity – 200 cabaret seating & 300 standing
  • Seating and furniture set to your plans including cake and gift tables, and unique mood lighting to your colour palette and theme
  • Your own private bar with enhanced menu range and friendly staff (licensed to midnight)
  • Event Manager and full staffing
  • Range of in house catering options, however happy for you to use own caterers*
  • Staging for bands, DJ available at extra cost
  • Dance floor space provided
  • Free parking for event’s organisers at the venue
  • 2 SIA qualified security for the evening

Please note that our friendly team can also help on all other aspects of your party, from offering advice on entertainment, discos, caterers, photography and dressing the venue.

Contact the events team at the New Theatre with your enquiry to start planning your special day!

*please note if using your own caters they must registered with environmental health, have full public liability insurance & comply with our terms and conditions

 

Asian Weddings & Events:

At the New Theatre, we offer you the opportunity to host your special event in one of Peterborough’s integral landmarks – conveniently located in the city centre, just off the A1, and benefiting from excellent public transportation links & railway station. The theatre is also served by a number of premium hotels which are within walking distance of the venue.

We can provide exclusive use of the Boizot Lounge, the atrium and use of the circle bar (if available) & kitchen

Our dedicated team are always available to help you plan you special event and we pride ourselves in our flexible approach, allowing you to create a bespoke and memorable event for you and your guests

Venue Hire

  • Exclusive use of the Boizot Lounge
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Capacity – 200 cabaret seating & 250 standing
  • Seating and furniture set to your specification, including cake and gift tables
  • Unique mood lighting set to your colour palette and theme
  • Your own private bar with enhanced menu range and friendly staff (licensed to midnight)
  • Use of Kitchen facilities*
  • Corkage options available from £8.50 for adults and £3.50 for children – allowing you to bring in your own drinks
  • Event Manager and full staffing
  • Range of in house catering options – provided by Gurkha lounge & Mirage Catering
  • Staging for bands, DJ available (at extra cost)
  • Glass, cutlery and crockery – available at an extra cost
  • Dance floor space provided
  • Free parking for event’s organisers at the venue
  • 2 SIA qualified security for the evening

*Please note deposit of £250 is required and is returnable in full after the event following inspection of kitchen areas. A portion of full deposit may be withheld to cover cleaning and repair costs. In addition documentation is required by the New Theatre at least 7 days to your event, this is covered in terms and conditions and must be complied with.

 

Christmas Parties
  • Exclusive use of the Boizot Lounge
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Capacity – 200 cabaret seating
  • Seating and furniture set to your plans including, table covers & unique mood lighting with Christmas colours
  • Christmas decorations
  • Your own private bar and friendly staff (licensed to midnight)
  • Dedicated facilities including accessing toilets
  • Additional bars and spaces available upon request
  • Cloakroom facility available, Inc. attendant
  • Event Manager and full staffing
  • Range of in house catering options, however happy for you to use own caterers*
  • Reception drinks and canapés available (upon request and extra charges apply)
  • Christmas Crackers for your guests
  • Staging for bands, DJ available upon request (at extra charge)
  • Dance floor space provided
  • Free parking for event’s organisers at the venue
  • 2 SIA qualified security for the evening

 

Proms at the Boizot Lounge 
  • Exclusive use of the Boizot Lounge
  • Fully air conditioned
  • Capacity – 200 cabaret seating
  • Seating and furniture set to your plans including cake and gift tables, and unique mood lighting to your colour palette and theme
  • Your own private bar with enhanced menu range and friendly staff (licensed to midnight)
  • Event Manager and full staffing
  • Range of in house catering options – 3 course meals available
  • Glass, cutlery and crockery – available at an extra cost
  • Staging for bands, DJ available at extra cost
  • Dance floor space provided
  • Free parking for event’s organisers at the venue
  • 2 SIA qualified security for the evening

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