We have committed local, regional and international partners as well as a variety of blossoming relationships that help us develop and deliver activity. These play out locally, regionally, nationally and internationally. They include artists, producers, programmers, curators, technologists, academics, researchers, social innovators, funders, audiences, media, community activists, local authority officers and extraordinary individuals we meet as we explore place.

We have built a strong reputation for delivering impactful projects of high quality in Preston and Lancashire.

Commission Us

For more information regarding Comissioning please contact ruth@theyeatculture.org

Venue Hire

Want your arts event to be presented alongside the best arts programme in Preston, hitting your target audience and ensuring you’ve got great press for your work?

The Continental Arts Space provides the perfect venue for your performance, audition, indoor film shoot, workshop or rehearsal. Part of They Eat Culture’s mission is to support and develop local theatre groups, artists, and arts organisations by giving them a platform to develop their work.

We offer low-cost room and theatre hire for local artists and performers and are experienced in overseeing and assisting with productions. We provide marketing support as part of the cost, and work with you to ensure we meet your list of needs from tech setup to staffing to ticketing. Give your artistic endeavour a kick-start by utilising this great facility.


Packages are negotiable and dependent on the level of marketing assistance, staff hours, or extra equipment required.

For more information regarding Continental Venue hire please contact robyn@theyeatculture.org

*please note these price structures do not reflect private event hires /social gatherings at the venue. For any non-arts related hire please contact The Continental direct at bookings@newcontinental.net

For more information regarding  Continental Venue hire please contact robyn@theyeatculture.org



‘Cinema around the Corner’ co-programmes and tours film with local communities, popping up in temporary indoor and outdoor cinema spaces designed and made with and by communities.
CATC is supported by the British Film Institute .

Read more about past events here

If you are interested in working with or commissioning Cinema Around the Corner please contact jackie@theyeatculture.org


Projector hire




Please contact us to discuss your individual requirements and prices. jackie@theyeatculture.org

download full projector details here