About the Capitol Theatre tamworth
The Capitol Theatre Tamworth is a 402 seat, purpose built proscenium arch theatre which is located in the Centrepoint Shopping Complex.
The Theatre shares its foyer and bar facilities with Forum 6 Cinemas.
Boasting a hydraulic orchestra pit lift, automated winch flying system and well equipped sound and lighting rigs the Capitol Theatre is a excellent performing arts venue.
The Capitol Theatre Tamworth is a regular stop on the national touring circuit and a well occupied theatre for local and regional events and productions.
Capitol Theatre Tamworth is managed and operated by Entertainment Venues, a division of Tamworth Regional Council.
Tamworth has a long and rich history when it comes to the performing arts. With drama, choral and musical societies, the regional conservatorium of music, brass and pipe bands, a clarinet choir, several dance groups & schools and of course the deep veins of country music, Tamworth is has a vibrant cultural community.
The theatre takes its name from the previous Capitol Theatre, which stood almost in the same position and was demolished in 1984. Its façade fronted Brisbane Street in the same position of the Centrepoint car park.