How to book

How to book

To book online,  click here to see a list of all events currently available. Otherwise, you can book for events at the Arts Centre in several ways:

Box Office
Open from 10am - 12.30pm Monday to Saturday, and for around 30 minutes before events. No booking fee.

You can call the Arts Centre between 10am - 12.30pm Monday to Saturday (01747 854321) and book tickets, or leave a message on our answerphone requesting a call back.

Tickets are held at the Box Office for collection.

Please note that we may be busy, and may not be able to get to your call immediately. There is a 50p booking fee for each ticket, with a maximum charge of £2.

Tourist Information Office (TIC)
The Shaftesbury TIC also sells tickets for Arts Centre events. Tickets can be bought in person or over the phone (01747 853514).

Opening hours are Monday to Saturday, 10am-4pm, all year round. Tickets will be available for collection from the Box Office.

Online on this website
Find the event you'd like to attend, and scroll to the booking link. Tickets will be available for collection from the Box Office, or can be sent by post. 

Or, click here to see a list of all events with the booking links. Booking fee applies.


Have you been yet? It is definately worth it!

Come and tour a beautiful garden at 4 Boyne Mead, Great Lane, and help the Centre’s fundraising appeal.

By appointment only, by phoning 01747 855306
£5 for a couple or small family groups

We would love to introduce you to our judges for the 12 - 18yr old category for our talent show ' Take a Bow'

Head over to our website or facebook page to take a peek!

If you enjoyed our first virtual play reading, then keep your eyes peeled for more information on our second, which will be TUESDAY 28th July at 7.30pm!

#shaftesbury #dorset #somethingforeveryone

Another lovely introduction for you today from Shaftesbury Arts Centre. Meet the Trustees/Directors - Sue Cadmore

#shaftesbury #dorset #somethingforeveryone


Last weekend to see this colourful exhibition of art, craft and design. 'Creative & Brave' open all weekend inc. Sunday, to 14th July, 10am-4pm. Inspired by nature, the seaside, abstract imagination. @inDorsetuk @shaftesburytown #artforall #affordableart

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