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David Wills Theatre

The David Williamson Theatre, located at our Prahran Campus, is a popular choice for events and productions in Melbourne’s South-East.

The space can be booked by students and the general public. The theatre can be used as an ideal venue for:

  • Dance and movement schools and companies
  • Theatre groups for productions and rehearsals
  • Secondary school drama students
  • Live music and comedy shows
  • Presentations, public speaking events and conferences
  • School music examinations

Fully-equipped spaces for your performance

The David Williamson Theatre includes a foyer area and two theatres. Our foyer is a lovely spot for pre-show drinks and finger food. It can be hired for this purpose with catering packages, including a fully serviceable bar. Theatre One and Theatre Two can be hired separately. Theatre One has a seating capacity of 119, disability access, professional lighting and audio equipment and technical assistance. Theatre Two is ideal as a rehearsal space, with a seating capacity of 108. Please note that Theatre Two does not have disability access.

Easy booking options

Call us today to find out more and check theatre availability: 03 9269 1699

Please note the use of the David Williamson Theatre is by application and is subject to availability due to Melbourne Polytechnic's teaching commitments.