State Theatre Centre of WA


Learn more about Perth’s newest theatre space.


The journey from Architectural dream to reality.


Opened in January 2011, the State Theatre Centre is functional and inspiring venue for performers and their audiences.

Public Artwork

Two compelling and visually stunning artworks are part of the physical structure of the State Theatre Centre of Western Australia.

Schools and Students

State Theatre Centre of WA is a venue hosting a variety of performances and educational tours.

Resident companies

Black Swan State Theatre Company

Founded in 1991, Black Swan is Western Australia’s flagship theatre company, earning critical and popular acclaim for its world premiere productions and distinctive re-interpretations of international theatre classics.

Barking Gecko Theatre

Barking Gecko Theatre has created exquisite award-winning productions for nearly 30 years, making it WA’s longest running professional theatre company, dedicated to inspiring children and families to embrace a life full of curiosity, empathy and play.

Co3 Australia

Based in Perth and led by Artistic Director Raewyn Hill, Co3 is the state’s flagship contemporary dance company.