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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

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 …

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, …

A Little Bit of Blue

Friday 19th April 2019

This performance is part of our school holidays program and is complemented by a free children’s art workshop, Bowerbird Blue, on Tuesday 16 April. Click here for more information.  Something’s gone missing again. It’s nowhere to …

Robot Song

Monday 27th May 2019

* This show is restricted to school groups only. Please get in touch with us on 5355 0900 to book your school in. * “Gorgeously told and superbly crafted. A must-see for young people growing up …

Children are Stinky

Wednesday 3rd July 2019

* Tickets on sale soon. * Malia Walsh (Circus Trick Tease, Men of Steel) and Chris Carlos (Three High Acrobatics, Circus Quirkus) join forces to create a power house duo. Their first collaboration has wowed reviews and …

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. …

Hotel Sorrento by Hannie Rayson

Wednesday 17th October 2018

The award winning play Hotel Sorrento by Australian Playwright Hannie Rayson, which inspired the film of the same name, tells the story of three sisters who grew up together in the seaside town Sorrento. Hilary lives …