Capitol Events

Unique Function Venue

A unique venue for an unforgettable event

We can cater for a wide variety of events including product launches, media events and corporate hospitality. The venue can be booked with theatre tickets as part of the package or as independent function space.

Function packages

Our function packages are based on a cocktail party format. The minimum number for functions is 20 guests.


Please contact our Events & Hospitality Manager by phone (02) 9320 5066 or email

Capitol Theatre Event Venues

  • Peacock Room

    The Peacock Room is the perfect venue for an intimate pre-show, interval or post-show cocktail party. Located adjacent to the auditorium and close to the Stalls, the room has a display of archival historic photographs.
    Capacity: 30-40

  • Capitol Suite

    The Capitol Suite is located close to the Dress Circle. The suite has an excellent view of the Dress Circle Modern Foyer with direct stair access.
    Capacity: 40-50

  • Gargoyle Bar

    Named in honour of the 32 gargoyles that adorn the walls, the Gargoyle Bar has an ambience that makes it a unique function space. It is located in the atmospheric Heritage Dress Circle Foyer.
    Capacity: 60

  • VIP Lounge Area  - Dress Circle Modern Foyer

    Perfect for the large group, the VIP area is an exclusively sectioned off area with lounges, cocktail tables and easy access into the Dress Circle auditorium.
    Capacity: 150

  • Art Bar - Dress Circle Modern Foyer

    A perfect location for a post-show event that makes a big impact.
    Capacity: 400

  • Heritage Foyer - Dress Circle

    An alternate location for a smaller post-show event.
    Capacity: 100

Food and Beverage

Catering Packages

Our catering team can offer a number of delicious catering packages including a range of wines, beer and soft drinks. Drink and ice cream vouchers can be provided either in addition to or as a replacement for any of our function options.



  • Additional Services

    Our technical and building services department will be pleased to help you with any special requirements to make your function a success.

  • Security

    Security is not required for pre-show and interval functions but is required for all post-show functions and outside the regular performance calendar.