An initiative of Willoughby City Council, The Concourse is the cultural home of the North Shore. It is one of Sydney’s leading entertainment venues, home to a dynamic range of live arts and entertainment.
The Concourse incorporates a Concert Hall and Theatre, as well as Rehearsal Centre, Art Space and a multi-purpose function space. It also provides conferencing facilities and venues for hire.
The precinct is also home to Chatswood Library which provides over 5,000 square metres of books, resources and reference material, entertainment and information. The outdoor Urban Screen is programmed full of free public entertainment including digital art, open air cinema, live sporting events, news and national events and live broadcasts of sold out performances. The stunningly designed precinct includes two open green spaces, restaurants, cafés and retail stores, making The Concourse the perfect meeting place for all occasions.
WELCOME TO A PLACE WHERE EVERYONE FEELS AT HOME
A place where world class performances and school concerts both belong. Where a meeting can be 1,000 people, or dinner for two. Where you can borrow a great book, then relax on the grass and enjoy it. The unique mix of performance venues, boutique shopping, sophisticated dining and impressive library will provide a great place for you to meet, relax or enjoy a night out. The exciting range of live performances and events will mean there will always be something to see and do on The Concourse.
Check out the full schedule of performances and events at The Concourse at our website.
See What’s On listings for individual performance times. Patrons should aim to arrive 30 minutes before performance times.
Open Monday to Friday: 9am-6pm, Saturday: 9am-5pm and 2 hours prior to each show.
Open daily, Monday to Thursday: 9am-9pm, Friday: 9am-6pm, Saturday: 9am-5pm and Sunday: 2pm-5pm, closed on Public Holidays.
Open daily, usually until 11pm. See restaurant page for timings.
Screening daily: 7.30am-11pm.
See individual exhibition listings on What’s On listings.
Open Monday to Saturday: 6am-1pm, and Sundays: 8am-11pm.
Tours of the venue run every Tuesday at 11am, from the Box Office on the Ground Floor on The Concourse. No bookings are necessary.