Capacity: 240

The Chapel

The Chapel has a raked seating bank which can comfortably seat 240 people and has two large dressing rooms with accessible toilet/shower and lift facilities.

The Chapel’s unique history and heritage allow it to offer a truly iconic venue which lends itself to live music, drama, music theatre, opera and dance. Having hosted artists such as Coldplay, Foo Fighters and Wolfmother and musicals such as Rent, The Color Purple and Blood Brothers, The Chapel has earned, both nationally and internationally an excellent reputation, as a progressive arts and live entertainment venue.


The Chapel Theatre has a standard capacity of 240 seated. The seating bank can be set between 169 and 255; all seating configurations must consist of one row on the floor.

Desk: ETC GIO 2K

The Chapel lighting grid is automated; all 7 lighting bars can be lowered to the floor for rigging purposes. Access to the lighting bars can also be made by the venues EWP.

The stage floor is made up of semi-sprung tongue and groove timber overlaid with masonite and is painted black. There are two dressing rooms available with accessibile toilet/shower and lift facilities.  The larger accomodates 12 people comfortable and the smaller is designed for 5 people.  Both dressing rooms are fitted with benches , mirrors, mirror lights and clothing racks.


Width wall-to-wall 12150mm
Depth wall-to-wall 21350mm
Grid Height 5750mm
Roof Beam Height 5000mm
Stage Area (when set to 240 capacity)
Width wall-to-wall 12150mm
Depth wall-to-seats 8000mm

The Chapel Theatre and dressing rooms are fully air conditioned. A full equipment list can be provided on request.


To hire The Chapel please complete the enquiry below.