Brunswick Mechanics Institute Theatre
Type of space: Cinema, Community Hall, Dance Studio, Multi-use Space, Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Performance venue, Rehearsal Space, Residency, Theatre
The Brunswick Mechanics Institute Theatre is a classic blackbox with a 112-seat retractable tiered seating bank. The space is fully equipped with a suite of lighting, sound and some AV equipment.
Live performance (theatre, contemporary dance, music)
Screenings and cinema events
Creative developments and showings
Stage Dimensions (when seating is extended): 9.2m (l) x 8.4m (w)
The seating can be retracted creating a blackbox with dimensions 15.9m (l) x 8.4m (w)
Equipment: A full suite of lighting, sound, limited AV equipment and rostra available to hirers. Conditions may apply in some cases
Facilities: Tables, chairs, shared kitchen facilities, dressing room and backstage storage space, WiFi, wheelchair accessible, heating/cooling. The theatre has thick wool black curtains running the perimeter of the room.
Please note: Brunswick Mechanics Institute will close for a holiday break from 19 Dec - 6 Jan. Online enquiries will not be responded to during this time.
All prices are indicative of non-public use of the theatre (i.e. residency, rehearsal or photoshoot). Prices may vary for public events such as performances or music events.
Please get in touch to discuss available dates. The space is available from 2 hours to exclusive use over multiple weeks.
PLEASE NOTE: Mechanics will be closed between 19 Dec 2018 - 6 Jan 2019 for a Christmas break.
Temporary Permit available for multi-day hires. Many 2-4 hour on-street free parking spaces available within a few minutes walk from the venue.