Union House Theatre

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Description

Union House Theatre is the hub for extracurricular student theatre and performance at the University of Melbourne. We program plays, workshops and events giving students a taste of professional practice. We have five staff members and manage two theatres – one is also a cinema – in Union House. We provide support tostudent playwrights, directors,...

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Union House Theatre is the hub for extracurricular student theatre and performance at the University of Melbourne. We program plays, workshops and events giving students a taste of professional practice. We have five staff members and manage two theatres – one is also a cinema – in Union House. We provide support tostudent playwrights, directors, performers and technicians.

The Union Theatre is a proscenium arch style venue with a large stage, house curtain, fly tower and refurbished auditorium with 385 seats.The Union Theatre’s acoustics are sympathetic to untrained voices and the stage is not raked, making this a popular venue for student and amateur performances, with an emphasis on musicals and dance shows. The theatre’s deep forestage and audio visual facilities also make it ideal for corporate and conference presentations. Backstage, lighting, control and equipment are of a professional standard.

The Guild Theatre is a black-box studio style theatre seating up to 100 people.The venues flat floor stage (not raised) allows for flexible seating and staging configurations. Well equipped in the areas of lighting and sound, the Guild Theatre is suitable for performance productions, seminars and small conferences at very reasonable rates.The Guild Theatre is located on the first floor of Union House next to the Union House Theatre Office.

Facilities

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Event Rooms

Union Theatre

Min 10 people, Max 385 people

Guild Theatre

Min 10 people, Max 100 people