Our Venues

The Civic Theatre Newcastle is a proscenium arch theatre seating 1450 in two tiers.

The Playhouse Theatre is a thrust studio theatre seating 195 in raked seating.

Click on the images below for more information about the Civic & Playhouse Theatres. Hiring details are here.


If you are interested in hiring a venue for a business event, wedding or social function, you might like to browse our Newcastle Venues website and explore options such as Fort Scratchley, Newcastle City Hall or the Newcastle Museum.

Contact us for bookings and further information on 02 4974 2166 or newcastlevenues@ncc.nsw.gov.au.