Welcome

Welcome to the Lismore Theatre Company.

We are located at 603 Ballina Rd, Goonellabah, NSW 2480:

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Voices of the District 21st to 30th July

21st, 22nd, 23rd, 28th, 29th, 30th July, Lismore Theatre Company presents a collection of short plays from an award winning local playwright John McPherson. Lismore Theatre Company is proud to bring these unique stories to life. These plays challenge the intellect and emotions of the audience whilst exploring various aspects of the human condition, from surviving floods, losing and finding love and how migrants adjust to a new community. Some themes are powerful others just pure fun but all are insightful of life well lived.

Friday 21st July 8pm, Saturday 22nd July 8pm, Sunday 23rd July 2pm, Friday 28th July 8pm, Saturday 29th July 8pm, Sunday 30th July 2pm.

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Community Group Fundraising

The Lismore Theatre Company is happy to offer community groups the chance to purchase discounted tickets for a night during the opening week of one of our shows to use as a fundraiser through promotion to  members and friends. As an example, the whole theatre of 88 seats can be purchased for around $11 per seat and then offered for, say, $20 or more per ticket realising a minimum profit of $800,  and potentially much more. If you are interested please contact Jennie Hicks on 0431 958 991/ 66879167 or by email on hicksanddickson@gmail.com.

 

The Rochdale Theatre

And a quick update on LTC’s progress with Lismore City Council in relation to the disposal of the Rochdale Theatre. It has become clear over the past few months, that Council doesn’t want to continue to be the landlord responsible for the theatre building, and should LTC continue to be a tenant, the rent would rise considerably. In light of this, LTC put forward a proposal to purchase the theatre at a minimal price. A number of Councillors have expressed support for this proposal. Council staff have yet to provide their report to a Council meeting but they have promised to inform LTC when this occurs so that we may speak to the issue.

Meanwhile, we have  had a wonderful letter of support from Arts Northern Rivers and also an offer of support from Trevor Acfield and the Greens representatives in Lismore.

 

Membership & Volunteering

To become a member of Lismore Theatre Company Inc or Renewal your membership, please visit www.lismoretheatrecompany.org.au/membership. Membership is for 12 months. Membership entitles you to discounts on shows and opens the door for working with the theatre in any area, backstage, on stage, lighting the stage and sounding the stage. We also need plumbers, carpenters, sewing helpers, an upholsterer, all sorts of things. Join the great team and get involved.

Volunteers are always needed for Box Office and Front of House! It’s a fun quick little mini work exchange, where you help us out by serving tea and biscuits and then get to see the show for free!

 

Newsletters

You can subscribe to our regular email newsletter to stay up-to-date on Lismore Theatre Company happenings and you can also read all of our past newsletters on the Newsletters page.

 

Committee Meeting Times

Committee meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month at 6.30pm at the Theatre.

Meet the Committee Here