ARC Stockton


ARC is a venue in the centre of Stockton on Tees, offering a full programme of professional, high quality cultural entertainment including music, comedy, drama, dance, spoken word, film and work for families. We also have an extensive programme of creative activity for people to take part in, and provide support and development opportunities for professional performance artists.
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Contact details

ARC Stockton Stockton Arts Centre, Dovecot Street, Stockton-on-Tees, North East, TS18 1LL
Phone: 01642 525199

Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access
ARC has three performance spaces, all of which have seating access for wheelchair users.

The Studio Theatre has level access on the third floor, and can be accessed by lift or by stairs, for people who do not use lifts.

The Point is a large flexible space on the first floor, which has ramped access in one of the main entrances to the space, with steps at the other. There are also wheelchair accessible boxes on the second floor.

The Theatre space has level access on the ground floor. There is raked seating but the wheelchair accessible seats are on level access.

Assistance Dogs

Assistance Dogs
Registered assistance dogs are welcome. Please let us know when booking what facilities you require.

Essential Companions

Essential Companions
A free ticket is available to a companion accompanying a disabled person to an event, where it is an access requirement.

Accessing Visual Information

Accessing Visual Information
Many of our cinema screenings have an audio description facility. Please let us know when booking your tickets.

We can provide our brochure, production programmes and information leaflets in a range of accessible formats.

Accessing Audible Information

Accessing Audible Information
A number of our theatre productions are BSL interpreted and we are increasingly asking artists to factor this in when planning their work. Please check our What’s On sections.

If you could let us know your requirements when booking tickets, we can ensure that suitable sets are reserved to meet your requirements, eg BSL sightlines, lip reading etc.