The Playhouse is an intimate multi-purpose theatre for smaller live performance events. A thrust studio theatre seating 179 in raked seating, the Playhouse is perfect for community theatre groups. It also provides great audience comfort, uninterrupted vision of the performance space and accessibilityility.
A 19-year-old man has just stood trial for the fatal stabbing of his father. "He doesn't stand a chance," mutters the guard as the 12 jurors are taken into the bleak jury room. It looks like an open-and-shut case - until one of the jurors begins opening the others' eyes to the facts.
by Reginald Rose
An extraordinary new production of Shakespeare's most enduring tragedy, directed by Clint Dyer with a cast that includes Giles Terera (Hamilton), Rosy McEwean (The Alienist) and Paul Hilton (The Inheritance).
Civic Playhouse from $15
Party like it's 1985!
Directed by Ali Hodge
Civic Playhouse from $50
12 Angry Men remains one of the most important pieces of theatre produced in the 20th century.
So terrifying in its accounts of invading Martians wielding deadly heat-rays that it is remembered like no other radio programme.
By Howard E. Koch
Based on the novel by H.G. Wells
Directed by James Chapman
Civic Theatre Newcastle - You are deceived everyday. In fact you like to be deceived.
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