Farnham Maltings

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Coordinates: 51°12′43″N 0°47′49″W / 51.212°N 0.797°W / 51.212; -0.797

Farnham Maltings is a creative arts centre in the heart of the market town of Farnham, Surrey, England

Farnham Maltings, central elevation

History[edit]

It was bought by the community, currently led by its town council in 1969.[1]

Facilities[edit]

Its buildings comprise a range of large rehearsal spaces, Great Hall, 15 artists studios, pottery, café and cellar bar.

Uses[edit]

The Maltings' stated ambition is to encourage the most people to make the best art that they can.

The Maltings hosts a regular programme of performance that includes folk, roots and acoustic music, blues and jazz music, cinema, stand up comedy and children's theatre. In addition it hosts a number of festivals, including festival of crafts, unravel, sugarcraft, quilting and gardening and an annual Christmas Fair. The Maltings also works with a number of regional theatre companies managing it as an international showcase and producing new work for new audiences.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "history". Farnham Maltings. Retrieved 18 February 2012. 

See also[edit]

Portal icon Surrey portal Portal icon Theatre portal

External links[edit]