The secondary smaller room in the O2 Academy, with a seating capacity of 500.
The O₂ Academy Sheffield, is a live music venue in the centre of Sheffield, South Yorkshire, England. It is a £3 million refurbishment of the former 'Roxy Nightclub'.
The O2 Academy2 is located in the centre of Sheffield and is easy to get to by all major approach roads, including the M1. If you’re driving to the venue, the closest 24 hour NCP car park is next door at Arundel Gate, Pond Street, Sheffield.
Bus - The venue is within easy reach of many city centre bus routes and is next to the Sheffield Interchange on Arundel Gate.
Tram - The nearest Supertram stop is Castle Square (Arundel Gate) and all three lines stop here.
Train - The railway station is nearby at less than 800 metres away with services from East Coast, East Midlands, Cross Country, Northern Rail and TransPennine Express trains all passing through for local and national services.
The O2 Academy2 box office is located at the front of the venue. There’s a ramp from street level to the front door.
These are available when you book, but they are limited on a first come, first served basis.
Guide and hearing assistance dogs are welcome, just be sure to let the venue know when you book.
O2 Academy2 Sheffield venue is a smaller room, up one floor; it has lift access and space for two wheelchairs and two seats.
There’s an accessible toilet in the O2 Academy2, one in stalls and one on the first floor; both are controlled by a RADAR key which staff will provide access to if needed.
There are several bars throughout the venue and all have lowered counters.
Most shows and events now use strobe lighting and smoke effects, the venue will make sure there are signs up to let you know and you can also ask when you arrive.