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Ropetackle Arts Centre

Closed Now: 10:00 - 16:30
Open today: 10:00 - 16:30
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Venue for a political event

Bit of an issue on arrival as the sound system was not ready even though the start time was clearly... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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Evening out

Been to the rope tackle a few times now and have always had a good time, we took our great grandson... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shoreham-by-Sea, United Kingdom
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Ropetackle Arts Centre is a purpose built community-run arts venue that attracts some of the biggest and best performing arts events in the UK. Situated in the heart of Shoreham, West Sussex, our goal is to stage events for all tastes and all...more
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Little High Street, Shoreham-by-Sea BN43 5EG, England
+44 1273 464440
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bit of an issue on arrival as the sound system was not ready even though the start time was clearly arranged in advance. The Ropetackle is well known locally as a venue for the arts and is staffed by volunteers so it’s not nice to...More

Thank alan2303
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

At busy times the Car Park for this venue is a half mile walk over the bridge...no fun in winter...The entrtainment area ( Theatre ) is too small for other than one man shows or small productions...Its a pity that this site was chosen as...More

Thank lyne786
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Been to the rope tackle a few times now and have always had a good time, we took our great grandson to the pantomime had a great night.

Thank carpmad32
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great community venue. Excellent choice of music and entertainment. Good local beers, decent pre-show food "sometimes available"

Thank Trevor J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

I have been here a couple of times to the cinema, both times were very enjoyable. Haven't actually eaten her but it seems very busy so can't be too bad.

Thank looneyjuney
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This venue is a great asset to the community. We watched a band and have seen many others plus comedians. Not too big, but big enough for an atmosphere. Great bar.

Thank Zigzag233
Reviewed 27 April 2018

Whilst I was waiting for the rest of my walking group to turn up I popped in and bought something from the cafe. I was really impressed with the range on offer and the very reasonable prices. All the staff were very friendly and helpful....More

Thank Calendula2015
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Our first visit ( party of 12) to Barnstormers comedy night - we wont be returning that is for sure , we have been to many comedy nights and had excellent rappor with comedians who are comedians and have never experienced such insulting behaviour from...More

Thank Dee1498927
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Ropetackle has skillfully achieved the difficult ballance of putting on high quality shows in a venue with only 200 seating capacity. There is significant community input and involvement at many levels which makes this possible. All ages are catered for at different times. There are...More

Thank OneSteve
Reviewed 28 February 2018

Great talk with Laura Bates - feminist speaker. Great atmosphere and warm cosy surroundings with good vibes. Thank you

Thank Laura B
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10 April 2017|
Response from ropetackleartscentre | Property representative |
Hello, Barnstormers starts at 8.30pm, so doors will open around 8pm. We have two bars so drink and snacks are available, but unfortunately there are no meals before this show (there are plenty of options along Shoreham High... More
Jackie C
24 November 2016|
Response from ropetackleartscentre | Property representative |
Hi Jackie, we certainly do, you can purchase on our website (listed in the 'What's On' as 25th December (I can't post a link on TripAdvisor), or alternatively over the telephone (01273 464440) / in person.