Civic Theatre

The Civic Theatre Newcastle is one of Australia's great historic theatres and hosts a wide range of musicals, plays, concerts, dance and other events each year in the nation's seventh largest city.

The 1450-seat Civic Theatre Newcastle is funded by The City of Newcastle as a key cultural institution for the city. It is a heritage-listed site, designed by prominent architect Henry White and opened in 1929.

Find out what's on at the Civic

For shows and activities at Civic Theatre visit the  Civic Theatre Newcastle website.

Subscription Season

The Civic Theatre Subscription Season is a diverse and entertaining program of dance, drama, comedy, cabaret, film and children's shows held in the Civic Theatre and Playhouse. Subscribing to the Season will ensure you get great seats and make savings of up to 20% off normal tickets prices.

Speak to our friendly Box Office staff to find out more on 02 4929 1977.

Civic Digest

Civic Digest is a cafe and bar at Civic Theatre Newcastle with quality food and beverage services in an ambient and creative space for culture consumers to meet.  

Enjoy a glass of wine, sip delicious coffee or enjoy a tasty light meal before going to the Civic Theatre.

Contact Us

Telephone: 02 4927 8552