Peacock Theatre

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  • Events
  • Film
  • Launches
  • Meetings
  • Performances
  • Rehearsals
  • Workshops

Peacock Theatre

  • Conferences
  • Events
  • Film
  • Launches
  • Meetings
  • Performances
  • Rehearsals
  • Workshops

The Peacock Theatre is Salamanca Art Centre’s unique performance space that has been created at the foot of a historic quarry, named after the company that produced jams and juices on the site for half a century.

The Peacock Theatre is the venue of choice for intimate live productions accommodating dance, live art, hybrid music and film. A unique performance and event venue on the ground floor of the Salamanca Arts Centre, with a magnificent natural rock face as its backdrop, maximum Fixed Seating Capacity of 131 (unnumbered) seats.

Venue Hire Rates

Performances & Events
Independent Artists: $300 per Day / $1,350 per Week
Not for Profit / Educational Institutions / Schools: $320 per Day / $1,440 per Week
Commercial / Government Departments: $420 per Day / $1,890 per Week

Bump In / Bump Out / Rehearsals / Creative Developments
Independent Artists: $150 per Day / $675 per Week
Not for Profit / Educational Institutions / Schools: $170 per Day / $765 per Week
Commercial / Government Departments: $320 per day / $1,440 week

Venue Hire Rates do not include all charges (such as electricity, additional equipment or a SAC Technician etc.). Please refer to the Peacock Theatre Conditions of Hire for more information and for details on all additional charges.

Applying for the Peacock Theatre

Salamanca Arts Centre assesses applications for the Peacock Theatre twice annually, with the due dates for submissions as 30 April and 30 September each year (excluding special rounds).

Salamanca Arts Centre is currently seeking applications for inclusion in the Peacock Theatre 2023 Calendar. This Call for Applications is for the remaining dates; many months in the 2023 Calendar are already booked. 

Applications are sought from Arts Organisations and solo artists for performances, concerts, workshops, film events, corporate events and rehearsals /creative developments.

  • Available dates in 2023 include:
    Thursday 5 – Saturday 21 January 2023
    Thursday 13 – Wednesday 2 August 2023
    Tuesday 5 – Saturday 16 September 2023
    Monday 25 September – Wednesday 11 October 2023
    Tuesday 28 November – Thursday 21 December 2023

Deadline for Submissions
Friday 30 September 2022

Availability

The Peacock Theatre is fully for the remainder of 2022 and there are limited dates available for 2023.

Available dates in 2023 include:
Thursday 5 – Saturday 21 January 2023
Thursday 13 – Wednesday 2 August 2023
Tuesday 5 – Saturday 16 September 2023
Monday 25 September – Wednesday 11 October 2023
Tuesday 28 November – Thursday 21 December 2023

To be notified of the next Call for Applications for the Peacock Theatre, including for special rounds (as a result of cancellations etc.) or for dates from 2024 onwards, please complete the alert form via the below button and you will be contacted once the next Call for Applications opens.