State TheaterCurrently Open [Closes at 05:00 pm]
- Address: 49 Market St, Sydney NSW 2000, Australia
- Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +61-293736655
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 03:00 Hrs
- Tags: Entertainment, Performance, Theatre, Family And Kids
State Theater - Review
This is a heritage listed theatre in Sydney that has hosted film screenings, live theatre and musical performances ever since 1927 and from 1974 it has been home to the annual Sydney Film Festival. Apart from offering an outstanding performance watching experience, the interiors of this theatre are something to look forward to. Lavishly designed by Sydney architect Henry Eli White who based his work on that of American architect John Eberson in the United States, this theatre incorporates eclectic elements of architecture such as Gothic, Italian and Art deco design. Watching a performance here should definitely be a part of your Sydney itinerary.
State Theater Ticket Prices
- Check the website for online tickets.
- Your recommended time to visit will depend upon your timings of the show.
- The timings of the shows will differ from the ones mentioned in the opening and closing hours.
How To reach State Theater by Public Transport
- Nearest Bus station: QVB, Market St, Stand F
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Things to Know Before Visiting State Theater
12.94% of people who visit Sydney include State Theater in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
82.27% of people start their State Theater visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 3 Hrs to see State Theater
90.18% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting State Theater
State Theater Trips
State Theater, Sydney Reviews
My second time there this year (& ever). I was taken there to see The Jason Bonham Led Zeppelin Experience... It was Amazing. The viewing from either upstairs or down are great. The Audio / Acoustics were Awesome (as were they when we saw Robert Plant there in March)... It's a Beautiful old building. Don't be put of by it's age...
Amazing architecture. Very classic feel with very morden light and sound experience. Wish they had bit more signage on gate no etc, but they had enough people guiding. May be part of the classic feel they are trying to offer.
Brilliant and stately, loved the atmosphere and we had great seats. Very comfortable with plenty of leg room. The snacks were a bit on the expensive side though. We really enjoyed the show.
The location is wonderful. The interior is exquisite. The service is excellent. Staff are all so polite and helpful. We recently watched an amazing show here. We were down in the stalls and the view was amazing. It's really a good place to attend concerts.
What a wonderful space, both in terms of what you can see here and the theatre itself. Beautiful history and detail, definitely try to leave some time to explore and checkout all the spaces open to you. Attended to see the Sydney Film Festival and this venue is particularly suited to both the festival and for someone returning frequently.