Bondi Pavilion Theatre

Is now open for bookings for 2017/2018

Situated in the iconic Bondi Pavilion at Bondi Beach, The Bondi Pavilion Theatre is part ofthe multipurpose arts, community and cultural facility of the Bondi Pavilion.

The 230 seat venue with theatre with bar and balcony over looking Bondi Beach, is placed within easy walking distance to a thriving restaurant, bar and entertainment precinct frequented by a cross-section of locals, Sydney-siders and Australian and international visitors.

For further information on how to book the theatre, please email theatre@waverley.nsw.gov.au


What's On

SCREEN CITIZENS – Film screening and film maker talks series

A not to be missed series for people who love watching films and hearing about the stories behind the stories.

To celebrate the talent of Australian and our very own local Bondi film makers, across October and November Bondi Pavilion Theatre will be hosting Screen Citizens, a series of film screenings of award winning films and talks with celebrated film directors, writers and producers facilitated by film critic Peter Castaldi.

Stay around and share a drink and a chat in the Bondi Pavilion bar overlooking famous Bondi Beach after these great Australian, made by Bondi locals, film screenings!

See below for all the great films coming up and how to book!


Coming Soon

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    Viz viz viza

    21 September – 1 October. A Persian language comedy revealing the challenges that newly arrived Iranians have to go through to settle into Australia.


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    Bran Nue Dae

    Thursday 5 October. SCREEN CITIZENS – screenings and filmmaker talks series. Hosted by Peter Castaldi. BRAN NUE DAE (2009) with guest speaker, Producer Graeme Isaac


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    On The Cusp

    Friday 6 October. The creators of Sydney Independent Dance Artists bring us their new work aiming to bring freedom to the creative process while showing developmental works to new audiences.


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    Burning Man

    Thursday 12 October. SCREEN CITIZENS – screenings and filmmaker talks series. Hosted by Peter Castaldi. BURNING MAN (2011) with guest speaker writer/director Jonathan Teplitzky.


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    Daniel Alejandro

    Tuesday 17 October. Venezuelan born, international artist Daniel Alejandro offers a magical evening of romantic ballads, Spanish classics and contemporary pop songs


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    Circus of Ideas

    Wednesday 18 October. Big things happen when local people come together and talk ideas. Be inspired by some incredible speakers sharing their stories about mental health, entrepreneurship, art and innovation.


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    The Rocket

    Thursday 19 October. SCREEN CITIZENS – screenings and filmmaker talks series. Hosted by Peter Castaldi. THE ROCKET (2013) with guest speakers writer/director Kim Mordaunt and Producer Silvya Wilczynski.


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    The Eye of the Storm

    Thursday 26 October. SCREEN CITIZENS – screenings and filmmaker talks series. Hosted by Peter Castaldi. EYE OF THE STORM (2011) with guest speaker, Producer, Antony Waddington.


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    DUSTYESKY

    Saturday, October 28, 5.30pm and 8.30pm. Dustyesky is men’s shed without the tools. They hang out, drink beer and sing Russian songs. Why nyet?


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    The Crucible

    7-11 November. Love and honour are no match to a puritan witch-hunt in Salem 1692; a time and a place where your name and your reputation could make you or lynch you. For student audiences and the general public, come and enjoy this classic tale.


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    Starstruck

    Thursday 23 November. SCREEN CITIZENS – screenings and filmmaker talks series. Hosted by Peter Castaldi. STARSTRUCK (1982) with guest speaker, Producer David Elfick.


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    The Odd Angry Shot

    Thursday 30 November. SCREEN CITIZENS – screenings and filmmaker talks series. Hosted by Peter Castaldi. THE ODD ANGRY SHOT with guest speakers writer/director/producer Tom Jeffrey and Producer Sue Millikin.


How to get to the Theatre

The Bondi Pavilion Theatre is located at Queen Elizabeth Drive, Bondi Beach.
Buses 333,380, 381, 382 or paid parking available at the venue.

History of the Bondi Pavilion Theatre

The Bondi Pavilion Theatre has been an iconic institution in the Sydney Theatre scene since the 1970s. Established by a group of thespians and theatre practitioners from the local area, with the help of Waverley Council staff, refurbished the old Palm Court Ballroom space in the Bondi Pavilion which became the Bondi Pavilion Theatre.

The theatre was officially opened by the Prime Minister of Australia Gough Whitlam in 1974 and since then has seen an amazing range of theatre productions, actors, directors and technicians through its doors. The Bondi Pavilion Theatre has been the training ground to many artists over the decades who have gone on to have great careers in Australia and around the world

Need more information?
Bondi Pavilion
Queen Elizabeth Drive, Bondi Beach
Phone: 9083 8400
Fax: 8362 3420

bondipav@waverley.nsw.gov.au

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