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, Comedy, 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

THE GRAND

Address: 32 Church St, Newcastle NSW 2300

Style: Historic hotel, vibe best suits cabaret, comedy, jazz.

Audience Capacity: 40 (with social distancing in place)

Accessible: No

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)

THE 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

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