Head backstage to areas previously unseen by the public via a guided video tour around Southbank Theatre led by MTC’s Theatre Operations Director, Mark Wheeler.
As part of Open House Melbourne 2020, we take you on a backstage tour of Southbank Theatre. Designed by the multi-award winning ARM Architecture and featuring two state of the art performances spaces, the Sumner and the Lawler, as well as dressing rooms to fit up to 22 performers, a loading dock and on-site workshop, wardrobe maintenance area, offices, function rooms and bars, Southbank Theatre is one of Australia’s leading theatre venues.
Since opening in 2009, Southbank Theatre has been host to nearly 300 events including the much loved MTC productions Golden Shield, Jasper Jones, Ladies in Black, The Beast, Twelfth Night, A View from the Bridge and Macbeth. Some of Australia’s best actors have performed on its stages including Marta Dusseldorp, Jai Courtney, Zahra Newman, Caroline O’Connor, Frank Woodley, Lisa McCune, Sigrid Thornton, Christie Whelan Browne and Bert LaBonté.
Stand on the stage, climb up to the fly tower and learn about Southbank Theatre.
Published on 30 July 2020