Nuatali Nelmes | Civic Theatre looking forward to 90th birthday

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO A GEM: Civic Theatre welcomes more than 130,000 people every year to shows from all over Australia, and world-wide.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO A GEM: Civic Theatre welcomes more than 130,000 people every year to shows from all over Australia, and world-wide.

The city's iconic Civic Theatre will celebrate its 90th birthday year with a season of live performances designed to spark the imagination.

Season 2019 was unveiled last week to an enthusiastic audience, with a thrilling mixture of dance, drama, comedy, physical theatre, puppetry and storytelling.

Old favourites such as Bell Shakespeare and the Sydney and Melbourne Comedy Festivals are back, plus exciting new works from local and major Australian performing arts companies.

There are also new benefits for subscribers, including free parking at Civic West car park and discounts.

Newcastle is truly fortunate to be home to such a magnificent historic theatre offering a diverse and compelling program of high quality productions.

This year the Civic is offering Season subscribers free parking in the Civic West Parking Station.

Subscribers can easily park just a short walk from the theatre.

Subscribers also receive discounted tickets when they buy four or more shows, plus discounted drinks, flexible payment options and bonus subscriber events.

With 14 outstanding productions, there are lots of great reasons to subscribe in 2019.

For more information and to subscribe, visit civictheatrenewcastle.com.au.

Telephone Civic Ticketek on 02 4929 1977.

Nuatali Nelmes

Lord Mayor