Venue Hire | Corporate, Rehearsals & Birthdays | Queensland Theatre

Venue hire is currently unavailable due to COVID-19 restrictions. We are continuing to review government guidelines but don’t anticipate hosting events before September 2020. 

If you are interested in hiring the venue later in the year, we are happy to arrange a venue tour in the meantime. Please fill in the booking form to arrange a time. 

Premier and versatile theatre and function spaces for hire catering for small groups of 24 up to large crowds of 350.

Queensland Theatre’s newly renovated Bille Brown Theatre and foyer spaces are part of the state’s premier cultural precinct, a short walk from picturesque South Bank and the Brisbane CBD, can play host to a magnificent event that can range from corporate presentation, showcase events, workshops, small to large functions and celebratory gatherings. With flexible spaces ranging from 24 up to 351, our in house production and technical specialists can realise your vision for a spectacular event.

Play host to an event to remember in venues where some of the nation’s theatrical greats have shone across the stage. The spaces are as exciting as they are versatile and your event can be themed with a range of incredible theatre props and backdrops. Our Theatre can comfortably host onstage private functions, conferences, launch or AGM with flexible auxiliary spaces for all occasions.


Bille Brown Theatre

For groups up to 351 - Named in honour of the acclaimed Queensland actor and playwright, Bille Brown Theatre is a technical sophisticated theatre ideally suited for drama, dance, music, film launches, conferences and AGMs. Queensland Theatre’s foyer bar is available for drinks and share plates. Tech specifications available on request.


Diane Cilento Studio

For groups up to 90 - Our functional rehearsal space can be used for workshops, pilates, meditation, auditions, workshops and professional development programs. Tech specs available on request.


Queensland Theatre Foyer, Courtyard and The Deck

For groups up to 450 - The Queensland Theatre Foyer and Courtyard lets you blur the line between outdoor and indoor. The space features exposed wooden beams, polished concrete floors and doors that fold back to provide a seamless transition to a large, private courtyard. includes a bar, foyer with comfortable chairs, professional sound system, free wifi and locker facilities. This venue would be perfect for a large function, corporate event or private party. Tech specifications available on request.


Rehearsal Room One

For groups up to 60 - Size 13 x 15 metres This space is ideal for workshops, play readings or meetings. Tech specifications available on request.


Rehearsal Room Two

For groups up to 40 - Size 11 x 12 metres This space is ideal for workshops, play readings or meeting place. Tech specifications available on request.


Function Room

For groups up to 30 - Size 75 square metres Tech specifications available on request. Smaller Rooms also Available


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Parking & Accessibility

Four hourly street parking is available directly in front of the venue with undercover parking from the company subject to availability, at an additional cost. For all-day or late night parking, the Cultural Centre (including QAGOMA, Queensland Museum and QPAC) and the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre have undercover car parks within walking distance. All areas of Queensland Theatre are accessible for people with special needs. We also encourage everyone to use public transport to come to Queensland Theatre.