The Q | Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre theatre is regarded as the premiere entertainment facility in the city, situated in the heart of the citys central business district on Crawford Street and surrounded by arts spaces, a conference centre, restaurants, clubs and the retail sector.

The prestigious and quality facilities of The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre provide a range of unique spaces for performing and visual arts, social occasions and corporate events.

Experienced staff are on hand to assist with all your requirements. Whether it is a touring or local production, art exhibition, large scale gala opening night party, a wedding or a corporate evening of entertainment, youll find the ideal venue and service at The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre.

Venue Facilities, Function and Event Spaces


The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Foyer

Spacious, light and elegant, these prestigious surroundings are enhanced by a program of professional and amateur productions, changing art exhibitions and displays and are available for hire for you to create your ideal occasion - suitable for weddings, cocktail parties, and corporate functions - creative opportunities abound.

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Theatre

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre theatre has 346 seats and it provides a warm, intimate atmosphere popular with both performers and audiences. The seating is very comfortable, with leg room and every seat in the house has an excellent view of the stage. The Q Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre theatre design and configuration provides opportunity for live theatre productions, concerts, forums, conferences, conventions, movies, music or film festivals, award ceremonies, digital, video and audio recordings, television or radio broadcasts, HSC exam performances, performing arts workshops, etc.

The venue offers technical facilities including sound and lighting desks, an orchestra pit which can be covered, dressing rooms and a computerised box office. The venue has bar facilities, lounge and cafe areas, and disabled access.

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre provides Front of House staff, Ushers, Box Office and Bar staff when required. It is the policy of the venue that a staff member must be in attendance to assist hirers when required.

Mobility Access

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre has wheelchair seating available in Seats 24 - 28 Row B and mobility access seating available in Seats 25-29 Row C. These seats can only be booked through the Box Office on 6285 6290 and are not available through on-line web ticketing. Please indicate your requirements at the time of booking.

Hearing Assistance

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre has infra-red assistive listening equipment available to help enhance the enjoyment of performances for those patrons who may be hearing impaired. The receiver units can be used in conjunction with the neckloop telecoil couplers available for use by patrons whose hearing aids are equipped with a telephone coil (T-Switch). For those patrons who do not use hearing aids but require the sound to be amplified, the units are compatible with a wide variety of earphones and headphones which plug directly into the receiver units. Patrons are encouraged to bring their own earphones or headphones where possible. Further information regarding the use of this equipment can be obtained by contacting the Box Office.The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Art Spaces The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Exhibition Program

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Exhibition Program aims to display exhibitions of local, regional, state and national prominence. A regular changing program of outstanding visual arts, crafts and design exhibitions will be displayed. The program will be both broad and responsive, and aim to cater for the needs and interests of all age groups.

In aiming to assist the ongoing development of Australian art the exhibition program will also include exhibitions of innovative work by contemporary artists and young emerging artists. The exhibition program will aim to support talented and professional artists whose work is innovative, reflects the highest standards in concept, style and technique and has cultural or regional significance.

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Exhibition Space

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Exhibition Space provides a stunning venue for a wide variety of art exhibitions by local and national artists and touring exhibitions from regional, state and national galleries. These touring and professional exhibitions are complimented with active promotional, educational, and advertorial programs targeting the local community and visitors to the region. Community exhibitions are promoted through editorial in the local newspapers.

The Exhibition space is also the perfect location to host an elegant dinner or cocktail party, intimate cabaret show or as a lecture room (subject to availability), and catering is available on request. The exhibition space is located within the newly completed Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre, centrally located in Queanbeyans CBD.

The natural light and flexible layout of the exhibition space, teamed with the halogen lighting system and versatile track hanging system culminate in a highly desirable exhibition space. The exhibition space is a generous 14 x 8 metres.

The Light Well

A magnificent foyer and stairwell are to be found in The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre and they lead the viewers eye to the Light Well exhibition space. This grand exhibition space is certainly a one of a kind in the local area and the region, measuring 4m high and 20m long. The space is beautifully lit by natural light throughout the day and complemented by halogen light at night. The opportunity to exhibit very large artworks outside of a major institution is a rare occurrence and one The Queanbeyan Council is proud to promote.

Whether the artist has large scale works that can not be accommodated in The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Exhibition space, or would simply like to show larger works in a modern, state of the art cultural centre, this space is a fantastic option.

Door 3

This unique exhibition space provides the exhibitor the opportunity to target The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre theatre audience as they make their way through the busy thoroughfare to take up their seats in the theatre, and again during and after intermission. During normal opening hours, visitors to The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre will be able to access all the exhibition spaces.

The large exhibition space is a fantastic area where works can be hung on either side of the Entracte walls, using the track hanging system. It is the perfect location for visitors to view a wide range of works, from large photographic works to miniature paintings, to works on paper. The space allows the exhibitor to, where possible, display works that may complement or reflect on the current theatre performance; therefore directly targeting a captive market.

The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre VIP Boardroom

Offering complete privacy, the VIP Boardroom, adjacent to the exhibition space and situated on the first level, is ideal for special meetings and small presentations. This magnificent room features a floor-to-ceiling glass wall and accommodates 14 people around the boardroom table.

Exhibition Spaces


The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre Exhibition Space

The exhibition space is a generous 14 metres long and 8 metres wide. The natural light and flexible layout of the exhibition space, teamed with the halogen lighting system and versatile track hanging system culminate in a highly desirable exhibition space.

The Light Well

The Light Well space is 4 metres high and 20 metres long. A magnificent foyer and stairwell are to be found in The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre and they lead the viewers eye to the Light Well exhibition space. This grand exhibition space is certainly a one of a kind in the local area and the region. The space is beautifully lit by natural light throughout the day and complemented by halogen light at night. The opportunity to exhibit very large artworks outside of a major institution is a rare occurrence and one The Queanbeyan Council is proud to promote.

Door 3

This unique exhibition space provides the exhibitor the opportunity to target The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre theatre audience as they make their way through the busy thoroughfare to take up their seats in the theatre, and again during and after intermission. During normal opening hours, visitors to The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre will be able to access all the exhibition spaces.

The large exhibition space is a fantastic area where works can be hung on either side of the Door 3 corridor walls, using the track hanging system. It is the perfect location for visitors to view a wide range of works, from large photographic works to miniature paintings, to works on paper. The space allows the exhibitor to, where possible, display works that may complement or reflect on the current theatre performance; therefore directly targeting a captive market.

Contact


Box Office
The Q Box Office can be contacted on 6285 6290
Monday to Friday 10.00 am - 4.00 pm
Saturday 10.00 am - 3.00 pm
Closed on public holidays.

Contact By Fax
Fax: (02) 6285 6676

In Person
The Q Box Office is located in The Q building at the rear of 253 Crawford Street, Queanbeyan.

By Mail
The Q - Queanbeyan Performing Arts Centre
Queanbeyan City Council
PO Box 90, Queanbeyan NSW 2620





 253 Crawford Street Queanbeyan A.C.T. 2620 | Map
 Telephone: 6285 6290


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