Balaklava Town Hall
BALAKLAVA, SA 5461
The Balaklava Town Hall has a large auditorium with tiered seating catering for 320 or 200 in a cabaret setting. A stage, proscenium arch, theatre lighting and sound, backstage dressing rooms are available in this facility. We also have a separate "Lounge" area available for performances, this is a more intimate setting on carpet, with a capacity of 50-100 seated. Sound can be provided in this area.
Both areas can be used for cabaret performances and we have a bar facility available in the Lounge. Our community are used to bringing their own nibbles and having bar facilities provided for them.
Our annual programme includes :
-at least 1 Presentation by our local Community Arts Group - 2017 their performance is "Leader of the Pack", in 2016 the performance was Seussical. They usually run 4 performances over 2 weekends.
-Balaklava Eisteddfod : attracting people from all around the state and sometimes from interstate as well. This is run from Friday - Sunday conservative estimate of 2000 people attending over this time.
-Concerts by Adelaide Plains Male Voice Choir; and other community groups
-We have 2 High Schools in Balaklava and both use our theatre facilities for their adjudicated lesson work.
We are a town in the mid north of South Australia, just 100kms from Adelaide with a population of 1500. We draw many more people in from a radius of 50-80 kms to our 2 High Schools, 1 Primary School, and Child Care Centre, as well as to our Community Arts Productions and Annual Eisteddfod.