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Q: What is The Round?

A: The Round is a state-of-the-art performing arts and function centre by Whitehorse City Council. It is a vibrant hub for artistic expression, showcasing various forms of performing arts, including theatre, dance, music and more. It is also the perfect place to host your next function with spaces perfect for conferences, award ceremonies weddings and more.


Q: How can I buy tickets for events at The Round?

A: You can purchase tickets for events at The Round through our official website, by phone, or in person at our box office. Our website provides a seamless and convenient way to browse upcoming shows, select your preferred seats, and make secure online payments.


Q: What time does The Round open before a show?

A: Our Foyer, Bar and Box Office are open 1 hour prior to all ticketed performances.


Q: What types of performances can I expect to see at The Round?

A: The Round offers a diverse range of performances, including musicals, plays, contemporary and classical dance shows, live music concerts, comedy acts and other forms of artistic expression. Our programming aims to cater to a wide variety of interests and tastes.


Q: Can I hire a space at The Round?

A: The Round offers a diverse range of diverse and state-of-the-art spaces for hire. The Round caters to performance, community groups, education, business, wedding and many other needs. Find out more and fill out an expression of interest on our venue hire pages


Q: Are there any age restrictions for attending shows at The Round?

A: The age restrictions for our shows may vary depending on the content and nature of each performance. Some events may be suitable for all ages, while others may have specific age recommendations or restrictions. Please check the individual show details or contact our box office for specific information.


Q: Is there parking available at The Round?

A: Yes, The Round has ample free parking available for patrons. We have multiple dedicated carparks located near the venue, ensuring convenient access for our visitors. We recommend arriving early to secure a spot, especially during busy show times.


Q: Can I bring my own food and drinks to The Round?

A: Outside food and drinks are generally not permitted inside the venue. However, The Round Bar has a selection of food and beverage options available for purchase, including snacks, refreshments, and a bar service. You can enjoy these offerings before the show, during intermission, or after the performance.


Q: Is The Round wheelchair accessible?

A: Yes, The Round is fully wheelchair accessible. We have dedicated parking spaces for individuals with disabilities, as well as accessible entrances, lifts, and seating areas. If you have any specific accessibility needs or require assistance, please contact our box office in advance, and we will be happy to accommodate you.


Q: Can I bring my walking aid in to the theatre and keep it next to me?

A: You can use your walking aid (walking frame or similar) to gain access to your seat but after that it will need to be taken and stored either in the airlock or in the foyer.  Our Front of House staff will be available to assist. There isn’t sufficient room at the side of the auditorium to store walking frames. The aisles, stairways and stairwells must be kept clear at all times. Please take any valuables with you before leaving your walking aid.


Q: Can we bring a pram or baby capsule to the performance?

A: No, for the safety and security of all patrons, prams and baby capsules of any description cannot be taken into the auditorium. These can either be 'parked' in the foyer at the owners risk or taken back to your vehicle. Please take any valuables with you before leaving your pram or capsule. 


Q: Can I take photographs or record videos during performances?

A: The Round prohibits photography, video recording, or any other form of audiovisual recording during performances unless advised otherwise. This policy is in place to respect the artists' intellectual property rights and to ensure an immersive and distraction-free experience for all audience members. Please feel free to capture your photos or videos in our beautiful foyer, before or after the performance begins. 


Q: Does The Round offer group discounts or special packages?

A: Yes, The Round offers group discounts and special packages for certain events. If you are planning to attend with a large group or are interested in any available promotions, please contact our Box Office or check our website for more information.


Q: How can I stay updated with upcoming events at The Round?

A: To stay informed about the latest events, news and announcements from The Round, we encourage you to subscribe to our eNewsletter through our website. Additionally, you can follow us on social media platforms Facebook, Twitter, Threads and Instagram to receive regular updates and behind-the-scenes glimpses of our performances.