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Riverside Theatre

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Slick, well produced, shows in a comfortable venue close to parking and restaurants

A very nice, well equipped, friendly venue that puts on really slick first class theatrical... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Great theatre

There is a huge variety of shows at this theatre. The acoustics are good, seating comfortable and... read more

Reviewed 7 October 2018
Sydney, Australia
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Corner Church and Market Streets, Parramatta, New South Wales 2150, Australia
+61 2 8839 3399
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A very nice, well equipped, friendly venue that puts on really slick first class theatrical performances. Good lighting, decent sound, decent seating, and a reasonably priced refreshment stand with decent wines. It is close to a major parking garage and not too far away from...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first experience of the Riverside theatre was ok. We saw Jesus Christ super star, and for the price, was expecting ... more. The theatre itself was ok, however the seats felt like the were pushing you forward. The bathrooms were small, I’m not sure...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 7 October 2018 via mobile

There is a huge variety of shows at this theatre. The acoustics are good, seating comfortable and the prices at the food bar are very reasonable. Parking can be a challenge so allow extra time to park. Have seen some great shows here.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ozrick33Sydney
Reviewed 22 February 2018 via mobile

This theatre 🎭 is local to us and is attracting some great shows. We went to see Calamity Jane with Virginia Gay as lead actress. This was live theatre at the best.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank T7451AEsharonk
Reviewed 13 February 2018

I booked 18 tickets to a Comedy Event. It was a surprise birthday and the restaurant we were eating at was a bit slow in getting the desserts out. I contacted Riverside and explained that we would be 10 minutes late. The Riverside staff could...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Geoff D
Reviewed 5 February 2018

We have been several times now to Riverside Parramatta & each time has been a great experience, staff are friendly, Packimen Productions are fantastic & affordable. The shows we've seen by this Production Company are of the highest standard, comparable to more expensive productions held...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

I bought family ticket to watch The red tree on 20 Oct 17. I have dragged 2 young children with my husband in a very heavy rain. When we got there, we then realised that the family ticket we had only had 1 seat. I...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank helen_liong
Reviewed 9 September 2017

Wonderful to see talented actors taking the stage and skillfully presenting a fast flowing repertoire of skits and musical items, lampooning current political characters. Much appreciated and full of laughs for the aud7.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Alison S
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is a great theatre, its exactly what the area needed. Great performances, great seating no matter where you sit, you can still see the stage. Nice Customer service team.

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank oooyeh
Reviewed 27 April 2017

As locals, we love the convenience of this theatre and it's rich selection of multicultural Australian plays, comedies, concerts and events. The theatre we mostly go to is intimate with a great atmosphere and we have enjoyed the events thoroughly. Parking is convenient a short...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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