Walsall Arena and Arts Centre (formerly the Forest Arts Centre) is the beating heart of Arts & Entertainment in Walsall. A regional venue showcasing the best in music, comedy, dance, aerial arts, cinema and drama – there is something for everyone.
Bringing arts and entertainment together with education and community, Walsall Arena and Arts Centre Centre provides a variety of facilities and services for the public, schools, community groups, artists, performers and commercial clients.
Forest has a plethora of facilities including 3 auditoriums, 3 rehearsal studios, 5 music rooms, 3 training rooms, a dance studio, community cinema and not forgetting our brand new A3 Arena.
There is a weekly programme of activities which vary from choirs, music tuition, dancing, art classes, musical theatre groups, photography – the list goes on!
All amateur groups get the opportunity to perform on the big stages but there is also have a programme of professional performances from top entertainers, comedians, dancers, bands and shows.
You can participate, play, learn, work or be entertained – there is something for everyone at Walsall Arena and Arts Centre.
Walsall Arena and Arts Centre has amazing multiple spaces for hire. The centre can accommodate your meeting, conference, event or show. Whether it’s for 6 or 600 people, there is a space for everybody.
Just 5 minutes from Walsall town centre with 3 free cark parks, Forest is an exciting venue with superb facilities. Walsall Arena and Arts Centre offers everyone a warm welcome.
Hire information packs and quotes are available upon request.
Contact Walsall Arena and Arts Centre
For further information on forthcoming events or venue hire please call into the Centre at Hawbush Road, Leamore, Walsall, WS3 1AG, give them a call on 01922 654555.
Very Impressed With This Venue, Didn't Know It Existed Until I Searched On-Line For Drifters Tickets, Had A Great Night Out, The Venue Is Spacious, Great Sound System & Lighting System, I would Not Hesitate...
Fantastic. Never thought of going to a pantomime here but will definitely recommend going. Laughed so much. Better value than Wolverhampton grand and better funny gags.
Went to the Forest Art Centre to see the Doren Tipton farce play, The Black Widow. An excellent night, very entertaining lots of laughs. Some excellent shows are due over the next few months, we've purchased...
Went to a show which was very good indeed the staff were very helpful and all went according to plan. Could do with a slightly better staff arrangement at the break but apart form that it was excellent....
Love it here such a good range of shows a real hidden gem. Love the orchestra, recently went to the panto for 3rd year and again was great also seen differeny shows in the year and really liked them worth...