Theatre Hire

Theatre Hire

The Curtin Theatre is a magnificent blue-glass pavilion building which sits just above the City of Fremantle, with commanding views of Cockburn Sound, Rottnest Island and the Indian Ocean.

Curtin Theatre has a capacity for seating 456 people facing a large and flexible proscenium-style stage. Superbly equipped, The Curtin Theatre offers opportunities for a wide range of uses in theatrical and musical performance and for conferences, seminars and other presentations. Located on the perimeter of the John Curtin College of the Arts campus, within five walking minutes of the Fremantle CBD, it offers easy access to rail and bus public transport and the metropolitan highway system, with ample, secure on-site parking.

The fully air-conditioned Curtin Theatre incorporates expansive naturally lit foyers, function room, servery kiosk, large dressing rooms and free access to surrounding promenades, lawns and small amphitheatre.

Theatre Hire

For large performance groups

The large stage (16m deep by 11 to 15m variable width) is ideal for dance and other large performance groups. It is supported by a brilliantly lit, fully-mirrored and dividable dressing room of 15m x 5m and comprehensive toilet and shower facilities.

In addition, a dance studio function room of 15 m x 11m can be used as a warm-up studio, an overflow area for cast or, with its sweeping views over Fremantle and the ocean beyond, a function room before, during intervals, or after the performance.

The Curtin Theatre auditorium is encased on three sides by high-ceilinged glassed foyers, easily capable of accommodating all audiences, and with easy access to the outdoor promenade, lawns and terraced amphitheatre. The foyers are equipped for the hanging of artworks, displays boards and banners.

The staff at the Curtin Theatre would be glad to assist you in successfully bringing your event to fruition. Our staff are experienced professionals who know their craft and can provide technical and event production assistance to ensure a smooth and successful presentation.

To enquire about hiring the Curtin Theatre or function or rehearsal facilities please contact Jen Scothern, Theatre Manager.

T: 08 9433 7236
M: 0434 601 861
E: jennifer.scothern@education.wa.edu.au

Seating Layout

Click here to download the PDF version of the seating layout (104kb)

Venue and Technical Specifications

You can also download the Curtin theatre technical specifications.

Audio Specifications

Click here to download the Curtin Theatre audio specifications.