Theatre  Rooms  Paranormal Investigations / Ghost Vigils

Gainsborough Theatre Company welcomes interest from anyone wishing to hire the Old Nick. For daytime or evening events the charge is from 20 pounds per hour dependent on the number and types of rooms you wish to use.

Our wonderful building is suited to holding a variety of events. We regularly host visiting theatre companies, hold comedy and live music events and the number of teams carrying out Paranormal Investigations/Ghost Vigils in our building is ever increasing. Prior to the outbreak of Covid 19 we were hired for birthday, anniversary and wedding parties, photography and film projects.

If you would like more details on what we can offer, have any questions, or would like to make a booking for hire of the Old Nick, please contact us on 0743 4540 516 and we will be more than happy to help.


Paranormal Hires

The Gainsborough Theatre Company terms and conditions of hire for paranormal investigations and other similar events.

1. Standard investigations start at 7pm and finish at midnight with a maximum of 30 people on Friday & Saturdays. One free place is given for every 5 people booked.

2. Overnight investigations start at 7pm and finish at 10.30am the following day with a maximum of 30 people.

3. Small group mid-week investigations are between 7pm to midnight from Monday to Thursday. A maximum of 20 people.  One free place is given for every 5 people booked.

4. All investigations must be pre-booked and groups must provide a copy of their public liability insurance valid for the date of the event.

5. A deposit of £50 must be paid within 4 weeks of the reservation to secure the booked date, the balance to be paid no later than 2 weeks prior to the event date.

PLEASE NOTE: The use of Ouija boards, also known as a spirit board or talking board, is NOT allowed in this building

Please phone us on 0743 4540 516 to make a investigation booking.