Black Box Theatre

Type of space: Theatre, Cinema, Dance Studio, Multi-use Space, Music Performance Venue, Music Rehearsal Space, Performance venue, Photography and Film Location, Photography Studio, Rehearsal Space

    The Black Box Theatre is a favourite for visiting theatre companies and individual artists and performers looking for an intimate performance space. Its sprung floor also makes it ideal for dance performance and rehearsal​. 

    It has the capacity to seat 80 to 100 people and a segmented stage that can be moved to alternate positions. The theatre is also air conditioned and soundproofed and has both sound (MIDAS desk) and lighting (12 channel MA Lighting Desk) systems. 

    Also used for film screening and video production and recording, the Black Box Theatre is also suitable for the hosting of meetings, the launch of events and the delivery of training programs. 


    Pricing Terms

    Cleaning, seating set up/re set, technician, PA , sound and lightning system fees are additional to the hour and day rate hire charges and unique to the specific hire of the theatre.

    Lease Conditions

    The Black Box Theatre can be hired on an occasional or regular basis depending on the day(s) and hours required.

    Parking Notes


    All day parking is available on William Street. Limited all day parking is also available in the car park on the corner of Sydney and Howard Streets.


    Limited 2 and 3 hour parking is available on Howard, Sydney and Maud Streets.

    This space is suitable for DanceFilmFilm LocationMeetingsMusic / SoundOpenings/launchesPerformancePhotoshootsSpoken WordWorkshops


    • Floor Dimensions 275.00 meters sq.
    • Ceiling Height Very High (4m +)
    • Max. Capacity 80
    • Floorplan Download


    For audience
    • Accessible toilet

    • Entrance ramps

    • Flexible layout

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Wheelchair accessible

    • Wide hallways / entrance

    For performers
    • Accessible stage door

    • Arriving / exiting ramp

    • Flexible environment in dressing room

    • Performer disabled toilet

    • Reachable door handles

    • Smooth ground surface

    • Suitable emergency exits

    • Suitable lighting

    • Suitable signage