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Her Majesty's Theatre

17 Lydiard St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
+61 3 5333 5800
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Surprised at seeing the historical theatre building

Melbourne is not just a tourist city, it is a historical city as well. Look at the regional theatre... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
Hwa W
,
Glen Iris, Australia
Great showsin a great venue

We have been to several shows here recently and they have all been good or great. In particular we... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2017
Bill J
,
Geelong, Australia
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Oct 15, 2017
“Surprised at seeing the historical theatre building”
Jul 17, 2017
“Great showsin a great venue”
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17 Lydiard St S, Ballarat, Victoria 3350, Australia
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+61 3 5333 5800
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

Melbourne is not just a tourist city, it is a historical city as well. Look at the regional theatre in Ballarat. How many international cities have historical building/theatres like ‘Her Majesty’s Theatre’?

Thank Hwa W
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Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

We have been to several shows here recently and they have all been good or great. In particular we liked Giselle the ballet. Some locally produced show's have been of a high standard and we will be back

Thank Bill J
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Reviewed March 14, 2017

I spent the weekend in Ballarat and had the experience of going to a local production at Her Majesty's Theatre. It was built back in the 1800's and is a wonderful building dealing with modern shows. Lots of stairs but has a great feel to...More

1  Thank AMXAV
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Reviewed July 5, 2016

If you ever get the chance for a guided tour of Her Majesty's Theatre, do yourself a favour and do it. This beautifully restored theatre, the longest continuous performing theatre in Australia has recently had a makeover with new seating, carpets and repainting. The grand...More

1  Thank David W
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Reviewed June 11, 2016

Lovely old building and the seats are pretty comfortable but hard to see the stage since it's all pretty flat. The conveniences are rather inconvenient, but there is a lift if needed. Acoustics were good and all in all a nice place to go and...More

Thank Christine G
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Reviewed May 28, 2016

This theatre is amazing from the outside façade to the beautiful interior. This historic theatre is a fine building to have in Ballarat and houses many amazing shows and performances for the locals and surrounds. The foyers are accessible which is a added bonus as...More

Thank yummy472
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Reviewed May 18, 2016

This Theatre is something special, take the tour, see and hear about its true history. The rabbit warren underneath of change rooms is amazing. The new seats are great much more comfy!

Thank KittyKatCarey
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Reviewed December 13, 2015

This is a great old-fashioned theatre that needs to be made better use of. The publicity for events is very poor and the box office is no longer open on Saturdays, making it hard to book except on-line. Inside the theatre, it is not easy...More

2  Thank Ert53
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Reviewed October 15, 2015

There are great tours of this lovely old theatre. The decorations are amazing and the changing rooms underneath are a maze. The stories that go with the tour are really interesting.

Thank dennywien
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Reviewed September 1, 2015

This is a great historic theatre, beautifully decorated and holds some excellent local shows and those from out of town. In particular South Street Competitions are well worth seeing and reasonably priced. Down side are the seat are nearly as old as the building and...More

1  Thank petertS2520AU
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