State Theatre Company enjoys some of the best venues in the country in which to present our productions.
Our main performance home is the Dunstan Playhouse in the Drama Centre at the Adelaide Festival Centre. Often cited as the finest theatre for drama in Australia, The Dunstan Playhouse seats 590 people in two levels. Built for State Theatre Company and opened in 1974 our space also includes the Company’s extensive production workshop and rehearsal room.
In addition, we use the Space Theatre, also situated in the Drama Centre of the Adelaide Festival Centre. The Space Theatre is a versatile studio theatre with no traditional stage or fixed seating so that its configuration is completely flexible. It can be turned into a theatre in the round, traverse stage or corner stage setting and, depending on configuration, seats anywhere between 200 to 350 people.
The Royalty Theatre is a part of Adelaide’s history and has been serving the community for a very long time. The venue which seats up to 620 people over 2 levels comfortably. The Royalty Theatre is located at 65 Angas St, Adelaide.
Thomas Edmonds Opera Studio, Adelaide Showground
The Thomas Edmonds Opera Studio is located at the Adelaide Showground in Wayville. Enter via the Rose Terrace gates.
Tangent Talks are held at Bradley Forum, Level 5, Hawke Building, University of South Australia, City West campus, 50-55 North Tce, Adelaide.
State Theatre Company administration offices are located in the Lion Arts Centre, Corner Morphett Street and North Terrace. Please be aware there is no lift at our office and quite a few stairs. If you have issues with mobility, please feel free to call us instead 08 8415 5333.