Welcome to
Saffron Hall

Welcome to Saffron Hall, the UK’s brand new state of the art performance space which will play host to a year-round programme of music, theatre and other arts events.  Situated in Saffron Walden, the historic market town where South Cambridgeshire meets North Essex, Saffron Hall is a highly flexible 730-seat auditorium with exceptional adjustable acoustics.

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A fascinating programme tracing landscape and national identity, featuring Britten Sinfonia, Britten Sinfonia Voices and violist Maxim Rysanov.

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Britten Sinfonia and a stellar line-up of soloists, including Iestyn Davies, perform Bach’s oratorio masterpiece.

Visitor Information

Visitor Information

Saffron Hall is easily accessible by public transport, car, bicycle or on foot. Visitors will enjoy a smoke-free site, an attractive bar and foyer area, ample free parking and bicycle stands.
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Hiring Saffron Hall

Hiring the Hall

Saffron Hall’s world-class adjustable acoustics, high technical specification and inherent flexibility make it the perfect venue for events of all types including performances, recordings, conferences and exhibitions.
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Saffron Hall

About Saffron Hall

Saffron Hall is a space designed to inspire through music and the arts, a space for professional, amateur and young performers and for audiences keen to enjoy the very best that the performing arts have to offer.
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  • Saffron Hall Spring Highlights


    With the arrival of March, we say farewell to winter and our first four months of events. Each and every event was a highlight, but among them were some particular standouts: John Lill’s all-Beethoven programme and his incredible praise for the Hall’s acoustics, Germaine Greer’s sold-out evening (her first-ever talk in Saffron Walden) and young… Read more »

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  • Roderick Williams and Britten Sinfonia Voices set for Saffron Hall debut


    Baritone Roderick Williams and Britten Sinfonia’s acclaimed professional vocal ensemble Britten Sinfonia Voices will make their Saffron Hall debut on Sunday 9 February in a beautiful afternoon concert centered on two masters of music for the voice, Schubert and Schumann. Directed by the inspirational conductor and baritone Eamonn Dougan (who is also Associate Conductor of renowned… Read more »

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  • New Director appointed at Saffron Hall


    Angela Dixon announced as Director of Saffron Hall Trust It has been announced Angela Dixon will leave her role as Head of Music at the Barbican Centre to take up the post of Director of the Saffron Hall Trust  from March 2014. Angela Dixon said: “I have been working at the Barbican Centre in various… Read more »

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Get Involved

There are already ways to get involved with Saffron Hall and we will be looking to expand these over time. Read more »
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