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His Majesty's Theatre Open Day

A beautiful Edwardian building, His Majesty’s Theatre was built in 1904 during the prosperity of the gold rush. A refurbishment project completed in 2020 has ensured the theatre’s status as one of Western Australia’s great public buildings is protected. Immerse yourself in the splendour of His Majesty’s Theatre during the open day events.

Family Friday activities and entertainment (music, roving perfomers, costume boxes and other surprises)
Friday | 10am–4pm
No bookings required

Behind the Scenes Tour (max 15 persons)
Visit the auditorium, stage and backstage spaces of His Majesty’s Theatre and view memorabilia from the Museum of Performing Arts collection. The tour commences in the ground floor foyer. Suitable for ages 8+.
Friday | 10.30am, 11.30am and 12.30pm 
Booking registration sheet available on the day – first in best dressed 
Suitable for able walkers (staircases need to be navigated)

Cyc ‘n’ Sound Tour (max 10 persons)
Go backstage, visit the orchestra pit and explore the staging technology used to make magic happen on stage. You’ll also get some hands-on time with lighting and sound equipment and the chance to shine in the spotlight centre stage! Suitable for ages 8+.
Friday | 11am, 12pm, 1pm and 2pm
Booking registration sheet available on the day – first in best dressed 
Suitable for able walkers (staircases need to be navigated)

Grand Historical Tour (max 25 persons)
Ivan King OAM, His Majesty’s Theatre’s Theatre Historian, takes you on a gossipy and anecdotal wander through 10 decades of colourful show-business history. The tour commences in the ground-floor foyer. Suitable for ages 15+.
Friday | 2pm | Cost: $25 per person (booking fees may apply). Suitable for able walkers (staircases need to be navigated). Bookings required.

 
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    Event Showings

    Friday 16 April | 10am - 4pm

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    Price

    Varies (free and paid events). See detailed information. Booking fees may apply.

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    Location

    His Majesty's Theatre

    825 Hay Street

    Perth WA 6000