Sam Newsom Centre

Auditorium Famed For Acoustics

Boston College's newly refurbished Sam Newsom Centre is a dedicated Music and Performing Arts building, named after Ambrose William 'Sam' Newsom, a former County Education Officer for Holland County Council.

The first floor of the Sam Newsom Centre is home to the incredible auditorium, with state-of-the-art electronic pull-out seating, an audience of up to 100 can be seated close to the stage, resulting in an intimate venue to really draw your audience in. Coupled with modern audio and visual technology, the auditorium is a flexible and professional venue.

Whatever your event, the Sam Newsom Centre can cater to your requirements – live music, performances, theatre, motivational speakers, comedy, lectures and demonstrations.



Auditorium Hire Rates

Monday - Friday £40 per hour
Saturday - Sunday £50 per hour


These rates include access to the auditorium, a workspace with kitchen facilities and a seating area. Free WiFi is available on request. If you require the use of the auditorium’s equipment then please let us know.

Contact us...

To discuss your individual requirements, please contact the Sam Newsom Centre’s Events Co-ordinator, who will be happy to answer any questions you may have on 01205 365701 or You can also visit us at 28 South Street, Boston, PE21 6HT.

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