Civic Theatre Newcastle
The magnificent Civic Theatre is the heart and soul of live performance in Newcastle, NSW Australia. It is a proscenium arch theatre seating 1474 in two tiers (stalls 859, dress circle 615) combining the grandeur and atmosphere of the stately historic theatres, with the comfort, technology and professional capability of today. The Civic Theatre also contains spaces for smaller more intimate functions or VIP events including the Civic Bar and Promenade Room and Balcony.
The Playhouse is an intimate multi-purpose theatre for smaller live performance events. A thrust studio theatre seating 179 in raked seating, the Playhouse is perfect for community theatre groups. It also provides great audience comfort, uninterrupted vision of the performance space and accessibility
Newcastle City Hall
The 805 seat Concert Hall at Newcastle City Hall has been acclaimed as one of the finest in Australia.It features excellent natural acoustics, air conditioning and can be set up in a number of configurations for theatre or special events.The stalls seat 480 with another 385 seats in the upper level gallery.
Accessibility InformationGeneral accessibility features:
Hearing accessibility features:
- Accessible public transport nearby
- Accessible toilet
- Hearing loop or infrared assisted listening system
In the Civic Theater there is a hearing assistance/loop and Captioning and subtitles for select performances only.