Venues and facilities
Book seats to see a show in the theatre, browse the art gallery and stay for lunch. The Marion Cultural Centre includes the fully equipped 280-seat capacity Domain Theatre which hosts plays, comedy shows and musical performances. Gallery M is a premium visual arts space where you can enjoy a wide range of exhibitions and buy handcrafted items by local artists. Signatures Café is open Mondays to Saturdays.
Keep an eye out on the centre’s website for news of free live music nights and check in to 'Marion Cultural Centre' on Facebook next time you visit.
The Domain Theatre is an intimate performance space with unobstructed viewing for everyone in the audience. Its flexibility makes it ideal for all types of performance including, theatre, cabaret, comedy and dance. The Domain Theatre can also transform into a stunning venue for larger seminars, workshops, presentations, training sessions and expos. It is extremely versatile enabling seating arrangements to be tailored to your needs.
The Sturt Room is ideal for medium sized workshops, training sessions, presentations and seminars. It also acts as an auxiliary room with doors opening direct to the Domain Theatre.
The Green Room can be used as one large dressing room or divided into two smaller dressing rooms. It can also be used as a meeting room for up to 20 people ideal for smaller workshops, training sessions, confidential meetings and interviews.
The Plaza has been designed as a timeless contemporary space making for a flexible and inviting community gathering place. The two main elements of the Plaza, the undulating lawn and the band of paving slate that intersects the area, are a landscape interpretation of a creek bed flowing from the hills to the sea. The Plaza is ideal for community markets and expos and offers high visibility within the Domain Precinct.
The foyer is a flexible, split-level, open space and the hub of the centre’s three other functional zones with links to the outside plaza space. It can operate as a main lobby/ reception area, function/expo area, catering area with partial/ full exposure to the plaza or performance area with the steps providing an informal amphitheatre.
Next Chapter Gourmet Cafe provides catering for all events held in the Marion Cultural Centre. The Cafe is licensed and serves a range of food and beverages from light refreshments to full banquet service. Download a copy of the function menu below.