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Rochdale Theatre lease

Rochdale Theatre lease

Lismore Theatre Company is celebrating after Lismore City Council voted unanimously at its May meeting to grant the company a new five year lease for the Rochdale Theatre on Ballina Road Goonellabah. In 2015, Council had agreed to examine interest from potential buyers of the building at the end of…

Rochdale Theatre refurbished.

Rochdale Theatre refurbished.

Lismore Theatre Company is thrilled to start 2020 in its freshly painted and refurbished home, Rochdale Theatre in Goonellabah. LTC President Sharon Brodie said, ‘I am so happy that our beautiful theatre has had this make-over. We love this place that creates wonderful theatre and connects our community. It’s also…

Priscilla – Ballina Players

Priscilla – Ballina Players

Auditions on 15th and 16th February for Priscilla: Queen of the Desert Interested in theatre – auditions for cast required. DIRECTORS: Sue & Paul Belsham SHOW DATES: 12th June to 28th June Based on the 1994 popular movie of the same name, Priscilla Queen Of The Desert follows the journey…

Educating Rita – Lismore Theatre Company

Educating Rita – Lismore Theatre Company

Lismore Theatre Company is excited to announce that Educating Rita will open its 2020 season. Since its stage debut in a Royal Shakespeare Company production on 10 June 1980, Educating Rita has become a firm favourite with audiences. In addition to a highly successful run in London’s West End, the…

Engagement in the Arts and longevity

Engagement in the Arts and longevity

A prospective 14-year study suggests that engagement in the arts could increase longevity. The English Longitudinal Study of Ageing analysed the responses of 6710 adults aged 50 years or older. The participants self-reported their personal engagement with the arts. The researchers focused on the frequency of ‘receptive arts activities’ such…

Interested in theatre?

Interested in theatre?

Lismore Theatre Company has completed a great year of performances with many sell out shows featuring people of all ages in on and off stage roles. In preparation for the 2020 season, the company is inviting others to get involved. There is a role for everyone at LTC. Whether it…