Bondi Pavilion Theatre

What's on in the Theatre


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    Bondi Cinema Club - L'Atalante

    1st Oct 2019

    Small-town girl Juliette (Dita Parlo) and barge captain Jean (Jean Dasté) marry after a whirlwind courtship, and they live together aboard his boat, L'Atalante. As they make their way down the Seine, Jean grows weary of Juliette's flirtations with his all-male crew, while Juliette longs to escape the monotony of the boat and experience the excitement of a big city.


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    The Paddling Film Festival

    3rd Oct 2019

    The PADDLING FILM FESTIVAL has arrived in Australia for its first national tour! The PADDLING FILM FESTIVAL is like other touring film festivals in that includes a selection of short films, however, this tour is dedicated entirely to paddle sports such as whitewater, sea kayaking, canoeing, SUP and more.


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    Bondi Theatre Company Cabaret Season

    5th Oct 2019

    Bondi Theatre Company's season also includes its annual short entertainment program featuring Austen Tayshus, A Life Half Lived: The Natalie Wood Story, Broadway Rescue, Stars at Noon and more.  Buy individual tickets or grab a show deal of Bondi Legal and a cabaret to make a night of it!


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    Bondi Theatre Company Children's Theatre

    8th Oct 2019

    These School Holidays, don't miss The Gumnut Girls (Suitable 4 to 10 years of age), and also the return season of Musical Island, the captivating story about the power of music, in the Bondi Theatre Company's Children's Theatre Season.


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    Bondi Legal - Bondi Theatre Company Season

    11th Oct 2019

    This funny and touching play tells the true story of a Bondi teenager and her mother who take on the might of big business after the girl’s prized show pony is ravaged by a horse shampoo. What follows is nail-biting, fish-out-of-water comedy thriller.


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    Anna Setton Concert - Sydney International Women’s Jazz Festival 2019

    3rd Nov 2019

    See international Brazilian star Anna Setton, performing the popular music of Brazil. The accomplished vocalist and guitarist’s music draws on classic Brazilian styles such as samba, bossa-nova, choro as well as jazz.


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    Bondi Cinema Club - Caphernaum

    5th Nov 2019

    While serving a five-year sentence for a violent crime, a 12-year-old boy sues his parents for neglect and for bringing him into this world


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    Bondi Cinema Club - Zama

    3rd Dec 2019

    Don Diego de Zama, a Spanish official of the seventeenth century settled in Asunción, forlornly awaits his transfer back to his beloved family. His superiors seem to have little empathy for his request with the years going by with no word of his fate.


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    Bondi Cinema Club

    1st Mar 2019

    Join the new Bondi Cinema Club and see the best of art house and independent cinema at these once-a-month screenings in the Bondi Pavilion Theatre.


Bondi Pavilion Theatre is now open for bookings

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

The 230 seat venue with theatre 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 regarding the theatre or how to book the theatre, please email theatre@waverley.nsw.gov.au


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

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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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