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The Arts Theatre

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52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
08 8221 5644 https://artstheatresa.com/

Built and owned by The Adelaide Repertory Theatre Company in 1963, the Arts Theatre is host to the Adelaide Rep’s shows as well as several of Adelaide’s major amateur theatre companies. It is also a major venue of the Adelaide Fringe each year for world renowned stand up comedians and entertainers.

Hosting around fourteen shows a year, the theatre has served not only the members of the Repertory Theatre, but also other theatre groups and the community at large, with a jam packed variety of shows throughout the year. Please check the what’s on page for shows and bookings information

  • 492 capacity
  • Bar facilities
  • Orchestra pit
  • Wheelchair access and hearing loop
  • 53 Angas St. Adelaide SA 5000
  • Bookings for all shows direct with each theatre company

May 2019

Anything Goes

24 May @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until 2 June 2019

One event on 25 May 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on 1 June 2019 at 2:00 pm

The Arts Theatre, 52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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The SS American is sailing from New York to England with a cast of colourful passengers: Reno Sweeney, a popular nightclub singer; her pal Billy Crocker, a lovelorn Wall Street broker who has come aboard to try to win the favour of his beloved Hope Harcourt (who is engaged to another passenger, Sir Evelyn Oakleigh); and second-rate con man Moonface Martin, aka “Public Enemy #13”. Song, dance, and farcical antics ensue as Reno and Moonface try to help Billy win…

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June 2019

Well Shut My Mouth

20 June @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until 29 June 2019

One event on 29 June 2019 at 2:00 pm

The Arts Theatre, 52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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A hilarious comedy! The play begins just as our leading man, Clarry, ‘goes to God’ in hospital, and it’s all downhill from then on. Book online with the code word 'hospital' and receive all tickets at $15.00 each.

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July 2019

Baz Luhrmann’s – Strictly Ballroom

4 July @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until 13 July 2019

One event on 6 July 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on 13 July 2019 at 2:00 pm

The Arts Theatre, 52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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Love is in the air as Scott and Fran defy the odds and ballroom rules to create their own steps ... time after time.

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August 2019

An Inspector Calls

15 August @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on 25 August 2019 at 8:00 pm

The Arts Theatre, 52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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In April 1912, wealth mill-owner and politician Arthur Birling and his family are celebrating the engagement of their daughter Sheila to Gerald Croft, the son of a competitor. Arthur’s son Eric, has an obvious drinking problem. After dinner, Arthur speaks about the importance of self-reliance, his approaching knighthood, and about how "a man has to look after himself and his own." Inspector Goole arrives, interrupting the evening and proceeds to make a number of assertions about the actions of various…

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Look Back In Anger

29 August @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on 7 September 2019 at 2:00 pm

The Arts Theatre, 52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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It is 1950’s Britain and working class, underemployed Jimmy Porter is angry and frustrated at society’s entrenched class consciousness, which he believes denies him opportunity and dignity. Despite the disapproval by his upper-middle class parents-in-law towards his marriage to their daughter Alison, Jimmy lives a volatile existence with her in a rundown boarding house. Workmate and fellow tenant, Jimmy’s Welsh friend Cliff often acts as the couple’s peacemaker. With the arrival of Alison’s sophisticated friend Helena, explosive and life-changing events…

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October 2019

One For The Pot

31 October @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on 8 November 2019 at 8:00 pm

One event on 9 November 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on 9 November 2019 at 8:00 pm

The Arts Theatre, 52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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Written By: Ray Cooney (with Tony Hilton) Directed By: Sue Wylie It shouldn’t be hard to give a pot of money away. In this case, in the 1960s, £10,000 is a fairly big pot. Our hardworking, and rich, hero (Jonathon Hardcastle) wants to give it to the son of his deceased best friend. The problem is that Hardcastle doesn’t know his friend had four sons – and that they were identical quadruplets – and he didn’t expect all four men…

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November 2019

A Christmas Carol

14 November @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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One event on 23 November 2019 at 2:00 pm

The Arts Theatre, 52 Angus Street
Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia
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It wouldn’t be Christmas without A Christmas Carol. In this new stage version, Patrick Barlow takes Charles Dickens’ classic story of greed, grief, ghoulish ghosts and eleventh-hour redemption, and makes it feel brand new again.

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