Enjoy a great line-up of professional, top-rated theatre shows right on your doorstep.

With our free parking facilities and easy access to public transport, you can enjoy a great night without the hassles of travelling to the CBD. 

Our modern 235-seat venue attracts around 14,000 patrons a year, and includes a wide range of hire facilities:

  • Auditorium with a fully equipped theatre and tiered seating for 216 people
     
  • Modern audio and lighting systems
     
  • A large stage and backstage area, walk-in wardrobe and dressing room with full amenities, and a drive-in loading bay.
     
  • Suitable for presentations, conferences, product launches, award nights, school graduations, seminars and performances.
     
  • Studio room with polished floors and versatile layout – suitable for meetings, workshops and conferences.
     
  • Foyer with comfortable seating and spaces to mingle, mix or gather in groups – it’s the perfect setting for networking, cocktail functions, business gatherings or breakouts during seminars.

Why not get up on stage with our weekly performing arts classes? It's a great way to meet new friends and build confidence.

 

Venue hire

Please visit our Online Booking Portal to submit a booking enquiry or contact the Box Office on 9498 9414. 

To make an enquiry about hiring another venue, please contact our Facilities Bookings Office on 9397 3244.
Please note, this is not suitable as a party venue.

 

Don Russell Performing Arts Centre, Lot 13 Murdoch Road
Thornlie WA 6108
Australia

Events

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**THESE EVENTS ARE BEING HELD AT WILKINSON HOMESTEAD MUSEUM IN GOSNELLS** FRINGE WORLD 2022 comes to the City of Gosnells with 'An Evening at the Museum', an exclusive series of shows set in the...

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Doors open and morning tea served from 10am. 2020 saw WA's AViiDA star in Ben Elton's We Will Rock You at Crown Theatre. Now husband and wife duo Clay Darius & Paula Parore bring you "What a Wonderful...

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A young social outcast in Australia steals money from her parents to finance a vacation where she hopes to find happiness, and perhaps love.

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One Vision, featuring Freda Mercury, is the ultimate tribute to the legendary music of Queen, arguably the biggest rock and roll band of all time. One Vision perform an authentically inauthentic...

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This is anything but a painting class. This is an opportunity to come out with your friends and splash some paint on a canvas, no skills required. What better way to spend a Friday evening than out...

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Two singing brothers influenced by artists such as Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Michael Bublé and many more. The brothers have spent their whole lives performing a range of genres and languages...

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Cameron the Magician brings his unique blend of magic, comedy and audience interaction to the stage with Not Another Magic Show! A night of hilarious, impressive (and at times dangerous) magic, just...

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Doors open and morning tea served from 10am. Aretha Franklin was acclaimed as the greatest soul artist of all time; the Queen of Soul. For decades she produced hit after hit and thrilled audiences...

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The Motherhood Comedy mums – Emma Krause, Pony and Simone Springer – are joined by dads Andrew Wolfe and David Tuffley in this comedy special. Parenting, relationships and general life fails are all...

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The Murphy Brothers are one of WA’s best known live acts, featuring the talents of former Australian Idols Courtney and Chris Murphy. Together, they weave beautiful harmonies into masterful pop gems...

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Secret Women’s Business (SWB) is an eclectic group of riotous and irreverent women who, through the medium of song, story and cheeky antics, present concerts that cover a range of life’s ups and downs...

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CATCH! is an action-packed, interactive adventure for little ones, their families and their friends that uses balls and play to tell a story about making friends and overcoming your fears. Circus...

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After being kicked out of his rock band, Dewey Finn becomes a substitute teacher of an uptight elementary private school, only to try and turn his class into a rock band.

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Doors open and morning tea served from 10am. “Do you know one word that is used in many popular songs? LOVE! BLING loves to sing well-known songs by artists from the 60s to now, about falling in love...

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Musical expression is made easy when Woody teams up with the entire audience to play the ukulele. Play along to the story of Jasmina, a shy young schoolgirl who learns to express herself through music...

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Step into the smokey bars of the 1930’s to hear the wild stories and the amazing music of the swing era’s legendary performers. Featuring live band, ‘Swingin’ at the Savoy,’ and some ridiculously...

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The award-winning Divas are back! With show-stopping celebrity tributes, iconic movie soundtracks and your favourite hits from yesterday and today, Divas is a show not to be missed. With superstar...

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Doors open and morning tea served from 10am. ‘The Godlemans’ family trio will perform your favourite songs in their own signature style. Expect captivating and original arrangements of your favourite...

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Our shows incorporate songs ranging from the 60’s all the way through to today’s hits all arranged for the unique classical string quartet ensemble teamed with a drummer. It is a great way for people...

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This is anything but a painting class. This is an opportunity to come out with your friends and splash some paint on a canvas, no skills required. What better way to spend a Friday evening than out...

Contact

Open Hours

Monday: 10am ‐ 2pm
Tuesday: 10am ‐ 2pm
Wednesday: 10am ‐ 2pm
Thursday: 10am ‐ 2pm
Friday: 10am ‐ 2pm

Features

  • Kiosk
  • Accessible parking bays
  • Accessible toilet
  • Seating
  • Air-conditioning
  • Microwave