University Theatres

Dolphin Theatre

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University Theatres (M416)
The University of Western Australia
35 Stirling Highway
Crawley WA 6009

Telephone (+61 8) 6488 7407
Fax (+61 8) 6488 1022


At The Dolphin Theatre, wheelchair access is through the ramps at the front of the theatre.

Opened in 1976, the Dolphin is an intimate proscenium arch theatre with 198 raked seats.

Primarily used for University theatre productions, the Dolphin is available for commercial hire and among the notable acts that have played the Dolphin are Chamber Made Opera, William Yang and Lenny Henry.

With a fly-tower and dance floor the Dolphin Theatre can present a wide variety of performances. Dressing room facilities can accommodate a cast of 28.

University Theatres gratefully acknowledges a generous grant from the Alumni Annual Fund which has equipped the Dolphin Theatre in 2014 with a state-of-the-art lighting control system.


Dolphin Theatre