Roleystone Theatre is a non-for-profit community group managed entirely by volunteers, including actors, musicians, directors, crew, make-up artists, committee etc.
Situated in the picturesque Roleystone hills on the Brookton Highway.
This heritage listed building offers a warm and cosy welcome to anyone interested in the arts. The performances at Roleystone Theatre are designed to please the most discerning of patrons as well as first time visitors. Roleystone Theatre presents approximately five shows per year, covering a wide variety of performance types.
The theatre is located on Brookton Highway opposite the Croyden Rd turnoff and has ample parking in the front car park.
There are two Restaurants within 1 km of the theatre allowing patrons to enjoy a scrumptious meal prior to enjoying an entertaining evening of theatre.
History and Facilities
The Roleystone Theatre has a long tradition with its beginnings in the 1930s as a choral and amateur dramatic society. The theatre group you see today has been evolving since the 1970s when a collection of interested locals began putting on quality performances of plays and musicals.
For a more thorough history, please see our booklet produced in 1993, marking our diamond jubilee.
The Roleystone Theatre currently produces, on average, five major shows every year and is well known for the quality of our performers, sets and technical work.
The building itself has undergone many alterations however the bulk of the auditorium is an art-deco original and is Heritage listed. The building has facilities for persons with a disability or limited mobility, including ramps into the foyer and auditorium as well as an allocated restroom. For your comfort air conditioning and comfortable, padded chairs are features of our auditorium.
There is also a licensed bar and well-stocked kiosk to cater for your refreshment needs at all performances.
We are glad to be renowned for our warm welcome and friendliness to newcomers.
Roleystone Theatre is located at 589 Brookton Highway, Roleystone WA. The car park entrance is 200 metres before the Croyden Road turnoff to the Araluen Botanic Park.