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

To submit a booking enquiry:
Visit the Online Booking Portal or contact the Box Office on 9498 9414

To make an enquiry about hiring another venue: 
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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Part tale of survival against the odds, part political odyssey, Two Cultures, One Story is the account of a life full of compassion, commitment, integrity and hard work. Meet highly respected...

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Feel like going on a musical adventure with the kids? Join us for a Trolltastic afternoon at the Don Russell Performing Arts Centre! Sing along and join in the fun this school holidays. This is a free...

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This is your chance to sing and dance along with all of your favourite characters from Frozen. There will even be the chance to have your photo taken with them as well. Recommended for ages 3+.

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Cameron the Magician returns with another hilarious hour of interactive magic. Kids and adults alike will have a fantastic time as they watch Cameron perform his amazing feats, with some lucky people...

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Captain Boots is ready to sail the high seas of your imaginations but needs a crew to climb the rigging, hoist the sails and fire the cannons. So tie on a bandanna and grab your imaginary sword, we've...

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Doors open and morning tea served from 10am. Dean Martin was, and still is, loved by millions of fans around the world. His smooth tones, sense of humour and good looks made him a huge hit with...

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Join us for this special screening, with popcorn included in the price! Dapper Koala Buster Moon presides over a once-grand theatre that has fallen on hard times. An eternal optimist, and a bit of a...

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Interactive, engaging and hilarious, The Little HOO-HAA! is big laughs for little people! Come see improvised comedy at its finest, funnest and funniest as we use audience suggestions to create...

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Sing along with your favourite characters as they follow the yellow brick road. The performance will be followed by a photo shoot. Ages 3+

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Journey into a musical dreamscape. Shrouded in darkness, prepare to be transported to a realm of hushed tones, shimmering vocals and calm relaxation under the expert guidance of some of Perth’s finest...

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Journey into a musical dreamscape with feature show Cloud 9 at Don Russell Performing Arts Centre. Shrouded in darkness, prepare to be transported to a realm of hushed tones, shimmering vocals and...

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Three fun-loving rockabilly rascals performing the greatest rockabilly hits of the 50s and 60s – featuring Elvis, Carl Perkins, Ronnie Hawkins, Johnny Burnette and more. The show is high energy...

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Doors open and morning tea served from 10am. A touring party of 20th century Broadway leading ladies, determined prima donnas and forgotten stars are offered one final curtain - what could possibly go...

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Visit DRPAC and watch the Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody. Queen lead singer Freddie Mercury defies convention to become one of history's most beloved entertainers. From creating Queen to...

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The Brown St Studio girls are back for an ABBA and Elvis tribute show at DRPAC. Feel the love as you dance, jive and have the time of your life to your favourite ABBA songs including Mamma Mia...

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Art with a Glass is anything but painting class. It is an opportunity to spend a night out with friends and splash some paint on a canvas – no creative skills required. Join local artist Geraldine...

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Beatles mania is returning to Perth! Let Georgie Aué take you on a jazz inspired journey through The Beatles ten-year catalogue. You can expect the big hits like ‘Let It Be’ and also a few nostalgic...

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Ross Vegas explodes onto the stage with this dynamic and engaging new show Recurrence. A fusion between hip-hop, gospel, blues and a TED talk, Ross plays with live acapella loops and patterns as a...

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Doors open and morning tea served from 10am. Jay Weston performs as Roy Orbison. Classically trained vocalist Jay Weston portrays the unique sound of one of the greatest singers of all time. Hits such...

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