Venues

The Newcastle Fringe secures a number of performance venues that cater for a wide variety of artists and audiences. All venues must be registered as Covid safe businesses.

THE GAL

3-5 Beaumont Street, Hamilton

Style: Cabaret, Burlesque, Music, Comedy

Audience: 60 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes

ROYAL EXCHANGE

34 Bolton Street, Newcastle

Style: Music, comedy, spoken word, cabaret, burlesque, theatre

Audience capacity: 40 (with social distancing in place).

Accessible: No

Public Parking nearby: Yes

Location: Situated in the east of the city, close to the beach.

THE ROGUE SCHOLAR

Address: 4-6 Union Street, Newcastle West

Style: Music, comedy, spoken word

Audience Capacity: 40 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes

NEWCASTLE COMEDY CLUB

Address: 1a Darby Street, Cooks Hill

Style: Newcastle’s first and only dedicated comedy club.

Audience Capacity: 80 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes

THE BASE

Address: 3 Tudor Street, Newcastle West

Style: Theatre, Cabaret, Music, Comedy, Circus

Audience Capacity: 60 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes (best options in Denison St)

CREATIVE ARTS SPACE

Address: 154 Beaumont Street, Hamilton

Style: Theatre, Music, Cabaret, Comedy, Circus, Spoken Word

Audience Capacity: 75 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes

THE EDWARDS

Address: 148 Parry Street, Newcastle West

Style: Music, Cabaret, Comedy, Circus, Spoken Word

Audience Capacity: 80 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes

CROATIAN WICKHAM SPORTS CLUB CO-OP

Address: 20 Albert Street, Wickham

Style: Music, Cabaret, Comedy, Circus, Spoken Word

Audience Capacity: 100 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes

WESLEY UNITING CHURCH

Address: 150-152 Beaumont Street, Hamilton

Style: Chorale Music

Audience Capacity: 100 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes

LIZOTTES

Address: 51 Morehead Street, Lambton

Style: Dinner theatre – music, cabaret, comedy, circus, theatre. Used for curated lineup only

Audience Capacity: 170 (at current restrictions)

Accessible: Yes

Public Parking nearby: Yes