His Majesty's Theatre


Learn more about one of Perth's most iconic venues.


Since opening on Christmas Eve in 1904, His Majesty's Theatre has become one of Western Australia's most-loved heritage icons.

Schools and Students

His Majesty’s Theatre is a venue hosting a variety of performances and educational tours through the Museum of Performing Art (MOPA).


The State-owned His Majesty's Theatre, or 'the Maj' as it is affectionately known, has hosted many great artists since it opened in 1904.

Downstairs at The Maj

Downstairs at The Maj


His Majesty's Theatre Group Tours

Resident companies

West Australian Ballet

Australia’s longest established ballet company and Western Australia’s leading dance organisation, West Australian Ballet has presented excellence and innovation in classical and modern ballet since 1952.

West Australian Opera

Presenting high quality operas from the traditional operatic repertoire as well as commissioning and developing new repertoire, West Australian Opera aim to enrich the cultural landscape and be a source of pride for Western Australians.

Museum of Performing Arts

The Museum of Performing Arts houses more than 40,000 catalogued items of theatre memorabilia collected by the theatre's historian.