Where are the best seats in the Adelaide Festival Theatre?

Where are the best seats in the Adelaide Festival Theatre?

Adelaide, Australia Centre of Stalls are the best seats.

What are the best seats at the Festival Theatre?

“I’d watch Breaking the Waves in the Festival Theatre. There are still a few good seats in rows J and K in the stalls, but row J will give you the best overall experience and it is always great to nab a seat in the middle of the stalls.” Best seat in the house: Middle second tier.

How many seats are in the Festival Theatre Adelaide?

2000 people
The Festival Theatre is the largest proscenium arch theatre in Adelaide, seating close to 2000 people across three levels.

What’s the difference between dress circle and Grand Circle?

– Dress Circle, aka Royal Circle or Circle, is the same as Mezzanine in the USA and is the next tier of seating above the Stalls. – Upper Circle or Grand Circle is the same as Balcony in the USA, and is normally the next tier of seating above the Dress Circle.

Are stalls or circle seats better?

As a rule rows 6-8 in the stalls tend to offer the best views. The dress circle – Also sometimes called the Royal Circle, first balcony or mezzanine, the dress circle is the next tier of seating above the stalls. Upper circle seats are usually about the same price as the rear stalls.

What are the best seats at Her Majesty’s Theatre Adelaide?

The best seats are in the centre of row D and G as they offer a good central view. It is advised to avoid row B as the seats are very uncomfortable and whilst B10-12 seats are sold very cheaply and can be seen as a bargain it is worth knowing that the conductor obstructs the view.

How many does the Dunstan Playhouse seat?

590 people
Often cited as the finest theatre for drama in Australia, The Dunstan Playhouse seats 590 people in two levels.

How many does the Adelaide Entertainment Centre hold?

980 tonnes of structural steel was used in the construction of the Adelaide Entertainment Centre. The Arena is a multi-purpose facility with a capacity of nearly 12,000 people.

What are the best seats for Phantom of the Opera?

Stalls guide Rows reach a maximum of 35 seats, with the best seats being either side of the aisle in the centre. The Royal Circle overhang is visible from the back half of the Stalls, and can cover the view of the chandelier in the current production, The Phantom of the Opera.

Is it better to sit in the stalls or royal circle?

Seats in the Royal Circle are better value for money compared with those for a similar price in the Stalls. Side blocks vary in price due to the curve of the balcony, which restricts the view for seats at the ends of rows, depending on the production.

Is it better to sit in stalls or dress circle?

Sitting in the dress circle can allow you to feel immersed in the action of what’s on stage, but you are able to sit from a height so you can appreciate what’s going on at all levels, something which you may miss if you are sitting in the stalls.

Are balcony seats good?

Balcony. The balcony seats tend to be pretty high up, but they might be the best choice for the budget-conscious. However, you might be better off with front balcony seats than with rear mezzanine, especially at older theaters such as the Lyceum, the Belasco, and the Shubert.

What is AD Adelaide Festival Centre?

Adelaide Festival Centre is South Australia’s principal performing arts venue and presenter of theatre, dance, music and exhibitions. It is a leading Asia Pacific cultural centre.

Who has performed at the Adelaide Festival Theatre?

Over the years the Festival Theatre has hosted a range of exceptional performers including Idina Menzel, Sylvie Guillem, Tommy Emmanuel, David Helfgott and Billy Crystal. The Festival Theatre is located at Adelaide Festival Centre on King William Road Adelaide.

How much did it cost to build the Adelaide Festival Centre?

The Adelaide Festival Centre Foundation has been instrumental in raising money to complete the $66m project, which commenced in June 2018, and to purchase the $2m property next-door to the theatre – 62 Grote St.

Why is the Festival Theatre in Adelaide closed?

The Festival Theatre is closed temporarily from August 2021 – February 2022 for scheduled development work in the Festival Plaza precinct. The Festival Theatre is the largest proscenium arch theatre in Adelaide, seating close to 2000 people across three levels.