Pre-concert talks

Pre-Concert Talk © Benjamin EalovegaPre-concert talks are held either in the Auditorium or the Bechstein Room.

Wigmore Hall has an established Learning Department with a wide programme including workshops, masterclasses, pre-concert talks, study sessions, a ticket access scheme, family and schools concerts and an extensive outreach programme.

If you are interested in offering such opportunities alongside your concert at Wigmore Hall, please contact the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to discuss it further.

Pre-Concert Talks are held either in the Auditorium or the Bechstein Room, depending on the Hall's schedule and predicted ticket sales, and must be arranged through the Learning Department at least four months in advance.

Auditorium

Wigmore Hall Auditorium © Nick GuttridgeThe hire of the Auditorium is £150 plus VAT, and includes use of the in-house PA system (if required). A further charge will be made if a sound engineer is required. The capacity of the Auditorium is 537.

Bechstein Room

Wigmore Hall Bechstein Room The hire of the Bechstein Room is £120 plus VAT, and includes use of the in-house PA system if arranged in advance with the This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. A further charge will be made if a sound engineer is required. The Bechstein Room has a capacity for 80 people in theatre style.

Pre-concert talks are scheduled to commence 1½ hours before the start of the performance and last 45 minutes (e.g. from 6.00pm - 6.45pm). Ticket prices are usually set at £5.

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