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Pilbeam Theatre

Corner Victoria Parade and Cambridge Streets, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
+61 7 4927 4111
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Great venue

It’s a great little venue , the only thing it needs more toilets , seats are comfortable and from... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
johnsy123aus
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Zilzie, Australia
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Comfortable venue

A great choice of seating options. Plenty of off street parking and just a wonderful venue Coffee... read more

Reviewed 15 September 2016
Shandie2
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Burnie, Australia
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Named after Rockhampton's former long-serving mayor, RBJ Pilbeam, the Pilbeam Theatre is located on the corner of Victoria Parade and Cambridge Streets, Rockhampton, overlooking the Fitzroy River. It is the focal point of a variety of events throughout the year including drama, dance, music, comedy and more. With seating for almost 1000 people (depending on configuration) the Pilbeam Theatre is the ideal venue for theatrical productions, small to large conferences, product demonstrations and launches, intimate cabarets and more.
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  • Average7%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
19 Apr 2018
“Great venue ”
14 Sep 2016
“Comfortable venue”
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Corner Victoria Parade and Cambridge Streets, Rockhampton, Queensland 4700, Australia
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

It’s a great little venue , the only thing it needs more toilets , seats are comfortable and from all angles is easy to see the stage. I saw the Moscow ballets version of the nutcracker it was extremely well done For a country theatre...More

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Reviewed 15 September 2016

A great choice of seating options. Plenty of off street parking and just a wonderful venue Coffee available in foyer.

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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

We heard of a Singapore musical show on at this theatre and being visitors and not been there before we found the Pillbeam a lovely facility. The fee was gold coin and the auditorium was comfortable, clean and tidy and the acoustics very good. We...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2016

This is a great theatre which holds about 1000 people when full. It is well appointed, the seats comfortable and good views of the stage from practically and seat. There is a wine bar in the foyer as is a soft drink and confectionary shop....More

1  Thank Chris K
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

Have been to the Pilbeam Theatre quite a few times. The name sake has a colourful history, though did great things for Rocky.....unlike most recent members. Has heaps of parking and situated right on the river. Right next door to the art gallery and very...More

1  Thank Ray K
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

The Pilbeam Theatre has been a local cultural icon since 1976. It hosts performances by local theatre companies as well as visiting artists. At the time of its establishment the Pilbeam was seen as 'cutting edge'. Despite a recent refurbishment, the theatre does have some...More

1  Thank Les K
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Reviewed 17 May 2016

I love our local Theatre. It has a wonderful atmosphere, always something interesting on show. Would love to be able to afford to attend all the performances that they bring.

1  Thank _giselebrasileira
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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

We caught the Melbourne comedy festival road show last night. The staff are very professional and helpful, the room provides great acoustics and there's enough leg room to remain comfortable for the standard stage show length. We've been before for live music gigs, such as...More

1  Thank Nergarmstrong
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Reviewed 25 April 2016

I regularly go to the Pi Beam TheTre and it doesn't matter where I sit the acoustics and view of the stage Is always good

1  Thank 298sandy
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Reviewed 18 January 2016

Always well signed with lovely attendants to help you find your seat, the Pilbeam holds its own as a decent theatre venue.

Thank Donna-Kaye K
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