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Growth and Legacy Project

Growth and Legacy Project

Hertford Theatre is not currently presenting productions as we undergo our redevelopment and transformation.
We are due to re-open late 2023. Watch this space!


Our Redevelopment Project

Not sure what our Growth and Legacy Redevelopment Project is all about?
We've created this video to show some of the exciting changes you can look forward to!


Latest News


Hertford Theatre’s Growth And Legacy Development Awards Contract
April 2022

Hertford Theatre’s £24million Growth And Legacy Development, to transform the theatre into a thriving hub for arts and culture, reaches a significant milestone today as East Herts Council announces that the contract has been granted to award winning national contractor, and Hertfordshire based, GPF Lewis.    
 

Budget update
March 2022

East Herts District Council have issued the following statement:
"Full Council approved the revised budget of £24million on 1 March 2022. Responses to tender invitation have been received and we are now in the evaluation and moderation process. Subject to the evaluation outcome and approval process, a decision on award of contract is scheduled to be made in March."
 

Update about contractor appointment
February 2022

East Herts District Council have issued the following statement:
"Responses to tender invitation have been received. There now follows an evaluation and moderation process.
Subject to the evaluation outcome and approval process, a decision on award of contract is scheduled to be made in early March."


 

For past news articles relating to our redevelopment, please see the East Herts District Council webpage on the theatre development. (This link will take you away from this website).


Key Milestones

June 2021- Doors close to the public and building emptied
April 2021 - Planning is approved
September 2020 - Public consultation on proposals
April 2020 - COVID19 delays project
July 2019 - Bennetts Associates appointed as architects
July 2018 - East Herts Council agree to invest in the Growth & Legacy Redevelopment Project