The Queen Mother Theatre is 40 in 2023

We are a modern, purpose-built theatre in Hitchin, North Hertfordshire and 2023 sees us celebrate 40 theatrical years offering a varied programme of amateur theatrical productions, live music events and cinema for young and old to enjoy.

The QMT is home to

Hitchin Films & NTLive at The QMT

Hitchin Films presents great films, twice a month in The Richard Whitmore Studio.

QMT Volunteering Hands

Support The QMT

As a charity, financial support is vital to keep our theatre open, so please consider making a donation, but if that’s not an option for you and you’d still like to support us, we’d love to hear from you as we are always looking for volunteers.

The Ferryman Keyart 2022

Want to tread the boards?

We also have lots of opportunities for you to actually be on stage in one of our future shows!

Looking Back

This month in 2022

Dick Whittington

Written by Richard & Dee Lovelock and Directed by Richard & Dee Lovelock

Explore our archive

If you are interested in getting involved at The QMT and joining the Bancroft Players please get in touch.

For more information please email  

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