Spectacular art deco heritage and state of the art capabilities combine for extreme flexibility in weddings, conferencing, event staging and function hosting.

All spaces are air-conditioned and can be equipped to allow for a wide range of multi-media options.

Catering for breakfast, lunch, morning / afternoon tea, dinner and cocktail receptions can be arranged with acclaimed onsite restaurant Encores, or our adaptable facilities mean you can bring in your own choice of caterer. Contact us today to organise your dream wedding, function or event. 

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For more information please contact our dedicated Events team: | 07 4698 9900

For more information about hiring for performance please contact our programming team: | 07 4698 9900


Located immediately behind the main stage and separated by large sound-proof double doors, The Studio is suited to recitals, rehearsals, workshops, trade exhibitions, private movie nights and performances. Tiered seating is available


The Empire Theatre Studio seats 108 in the Seating bank, 100 in Classroom Style and can seat 100 guests at round banquet tables. 

To view or download a copy of the Empire Studio floor plan, click here. 


For more information contact our Technical Manager, Tim Panitz on 07 4698 9910 or email

To download a copy of our technical specifications, click here. 


To inquire further, or to make a booking for an event or function, please contact our Events Team at or by calling 07 4698 9931.

For more information on hiring this venue for performance purposes, please contact Administration Manager, Helen Oldham at or by calling 07 4698 9930.

To view or to download a copy of our current fees and charges, click here