Chesterfield Theatres consists of two Grade II-listed theatres called the Pomegranate Theatre and the Winding Wheel Theatre. Both theatres are based in the historic town of Chesterfield, UK and are owned and managed by Chesterfield Borough Council.
The Pomegranate Theatre is a beautiful Grade II-listed Victorian 546-seat proscenium arch theatre based in the town centre of Chesterfield. The Pomegranate Theatre presents a programme of professional touring drama, music, dance, and a very popular star studded pantomime. In addition, the Pomegranate Theatre, Chesterfield, presents Pomegranate Screenings – an ongoing programme of latest films and satellite broadcasts using state of the art cinema equipment. The Pomegranate Theatre is also hired by local amateur groups who stage their own performances.
The Winding Wheel Theatre
Also based in the town centre of Chesterfield is the Winding Wheel Theatre, a Grade II-listed theatre, originally built in 1923 as a cinema. The Winding Wheel Theatre is home to STAGE BAR and has three rooms which are regularly used for events and these are – the Auditorium, Ballroom and Function Room. The Winding Wheel Theatre has a diverse programme of events including West End musicals, stand-up comedy, music concerts, talks and a wide range of community events.