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Ararat Town Hall presents a variety of touring performances, workshops and outreach programs for students and their families, aimed at increasing educational opportunities through the arts. Further to the Town Hall’s in-house program, we also support the presentation of performances by the local school community.

Current & Upcoming

Fairytale Cookbook

Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Please note – this show is for school groups only. Please contact the Box Office for bookings – 5355 0900. Further ticket discounts may apply to school groups. The Fairytale Cookbook Workshop is a unique and engaging way …

Improvaganza

Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Please note – this show is for school groups only. Please contact the Box Office for bookings – 5355 0900. Further ticket discounts may apply to school groups.   Presented by Impro Melbourne, Improvaganza is an …

Splash Test Dummies

Tuesday 31st March 2020

All tickets to this show are $12. Tickets on sale soon – stay tuned! Rub-a-dub-dub, the Dummies are back with some splish-splashing circus set to drown you in tears of laughter. From the makers of hit …

Hell’s Canyon

Wednesday 29th April 2020

Student tickets to this show are $12. Tickets on sale soon – stay tuned!   In the middle of the Australian outback, a teenage road trip goes wrong. Developed by Playwriting Australia, this multi award-winning play …

The Hunter. The Hunted.

Wednesday 10th June 2020

Student tickets to this show are $12. Tickets on sale soon – stay tuned!   The Hunter. The Hunted. is about the battle between the head and the heart, the rational and intuitive, played out in …

ROFLSHALBOWCO

Saturday 4th July 2020

All tickets to this show are $12. Tickets on sale soon – stay tuned! “Does it have a burpershop quartet?” Yes, yes it does. “Does the show feature the world’s most annoying song?” Totes! “Is there …

Ann-Droid

Thursday 16th July 2020

Student tickets to this show are $12. Tickets on sale soon – stay tuned!   This unique show combines theatre with the newest digital technologies: projection, a smart LED costume, a robot ball and a drone …

Hannah Cryle – Super Circus Squad

Monday 18th November 2019

Hannah Cryle brings her amazing Super Circus Squad show to the Ararat Town Hall! Super Circus Squad is a superhero origin story about two brand-new circus superheroes. High-energy acrobatics, aerials stunts, slapstick comedy and a whole …

Children are Stinky

Wednesday 3rd July 2019

April Dawson and Kyle Raftery  join forces to create a power-house duo. Their first collaboration has wowed reviews and audiences alike with their focus on high skilled and entertaining circus mix with a fun accessible narrative. …

Robot Song

Monday 27th May 2019

“Gorgeously told and superbly crafted. A must-see for young people growing up in a world where bullying is widespread but who need to understand that difference should be seen as an asset.” – Fiona Parker ABC …

A Little Bit of Blue

Friday 19th April 2019

Something’s gone missing again. It’s nowhere to be found. Mavis is looking everywhere. Every day a new thing seems to disappear. Little things: clothes pegs; a tea cup; a ball of wool. But then the thief …

Picasso and His Dog

Friday 12th April 2019

This performance is part of our school holidays program and is complemented by a free children’s art workshop, It’s Dachshund Day!, on Tuesday 9 April.  Click here for more information.  One fine spring morning in 1957, …

By a Thread

Tuesday 2nd April 2019

“An intricate and mesmerising piece of art” — Arts Hub “Damn brilliant show” — The Music In this critically acclaimed show, long spools of white rope run through pulley sheaves and wrap around bodies, explicitly connecting the …

Coming soon …

Monday 4th February 2019

The 2019 Ararat Town Hall program is ready to launch, promising an exciting range of events including circus, contemporary theatre, live music and family friendly performances, so stay tuned for an announcement in the new year. …

FREE Community Presenter Workshop

Monday 26th November 2018

Regional Arts Victoria (RAV) is hosting a FREE information session and skills development workshop in Ararat for arts councils, hall committees, community cultural development and council arts workers interested in bringing touring performances to their communities. …

Macdeth by Company 13

Wednesday 21st November 2018

Written by Company 13 With Fiona Roake, Christian Bagin, John Forman, Aurora Kurth Director James Pratt. A funny, fake-bloody tale of greed and power. Macdeth is a Shakespearian treat performed in an immediate and accessible style. …

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