Live Performances & Special Events

With a capacity of 950, interested artists, theatre companies, bands and entertainers are invited to make use of this unique facility.

The Saraton Theatre has already hosted Jimmy Barnes, Guy Sebastian, The McClymonts, Troy Cassar-Daley, the Sydney Youth Orchestra, the full Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Mick Flavin, Carl Barron, Arj Barker, David Strassman and many charitable functions. It features an enlarged stage, the latest Christie digital cinema equipment and the advanced Hypacoustic sound system. The clarity of the screen and the surround sound bring audiences right into the heart of a movie. The Saraton Theatre has wheelchair access, air conditioning, abundant parking and a hearing aid loop.

For more details please see our theatre information page or download our theatre hire information PDF.

Live Performances- Refund Policy

Please Note: We are unable to give refunds on "Live Performance" tickets as we are providing a venue and ticketing service for a Hirer. A Refund will only be given if a show is cancelled. A refund may be given in cases of extreme circumstance with permission from the hirer. We do not refund due to change of mind or inability to attend.

Upcoming Performances


An exhilaratingride of Contemporary Dance, the music of COLDPLAY and the spoken word of A.B ‘Banjo’ Paterson. This production is like no other. BANJO brilliantly intertwines the life of Banjo Paterson through arrangements of COLDPLAY’s greatest hits. Performed live by some of Australia’s leading performance talent. WORLD CLASS. THE FUSION OF CONTEMPORARY DANCE, AUSTRALIAN ICONIC POETRY AND MODERN MUSIC IS A TRULY UNIQUE EXPERIENCE. – Dale Carr

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2019 FLiCKERFEST Short Film Festival

This Year FLiCKERFEST will be a little different in Grafton- we'll be screening the "Best of Australian Shorts" on Thursday 28th March @ 7.30pm and then on Sunday 31st March @3pm we'll be screening "Short Laugh Comedy". Two Great short film Programs.
**Normal movie ticket prices apply.

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TONI CHILDS: Retrospective

Join the legendary Toni Childs for a special two-hour performance as she celebrates her 30-year anniversary of Union. Toni will be performing hits and fan favourites. Then, Toni’s new music from two very special albums It’s All a Beautiful Noise and Citizens of the Planet. Toni is a celebrated singer/songwriter known for her powerful voice, inspiring independent spirit and crafted storytelling, Toni has produced a list of international hits.
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Menopause the Musical

Four women at a lingerie sale have nothing in common but a black lace bra, memory loss, hot flushes, night sweats, not enough sex, too much sex and more. Inspired by a hot flush and a bottle of wine. This sidesplitting musical parody set to classic tunes from the 60s, 70s and 80s will have you cheering and dancing in the aisles!See what 11+ million women (and brave men) have been laughing about for 17 years. It’s the Hilarious Celebration of Women and The Change!®

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The ultimate night out & not only for the girls! The story of four unemployed guys, motivated by ‘The Chippendales’ to form a male stripping act & make some fast cash. They pitch the notion to a local club owner & take lessons from a slightly shop-worn, dance instructor with a heart-of-gold in all manner of things, including what women really want from a male stripper (& how to deliver it). Cheeky, fun, a little bit naughty & a damn good giggle.
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Daniel Thompson's Johnny Cash LIVE - San Quentin 50 years on

In 1969, Johnny Cash recorded the second of his legendary prison albums at California’s notorious maximum security prison, San Quentin. 50 Years on, Daniel Thompson’s Johnny Cash Live hits the road celebrating this legendary album and the career of the Man in Black. A brand new show featuring more than 35 hits, Back to San Quentin – 50 Years On includes the great moments of the San Quentin album plus hits and favourites spanning Cash’s entire 50 year recording career.

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If you love The Everly Brothers, Frankie Valli, The Bee Gees, and The Hollies, then you must see The Robertson Brothers 60s Variety show. Guest Starring Simon Brook McLachlan direct from the hit musical Jersey Boys, take a trip down memory lane with this amazing interactive show.
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Dami Im's "Dreamer tour"

Dami Im is set to take her all new national tour on the road in 2019. Bringing her exciting band along, concertgoers can expect to see something special; an array of established hits such as Gladiator, Alive, Smile, songs from the # ARIA Album CLASSIC CARPENTERS and fan favourites from X Factor, power ballad and international Eurovision smash, “Sound of Silence” and a mix of new material including ‘Dreamer’
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The McClymonts: One Acoustic Night

The McClymonts return to their hometown to take part in the 85th Grafton Jacaranda Festival with their “One Acoustic Night” live concert. The McClymonts will be supported by the 2019 Toyota Star Maker Winner, Blake O’Connor.
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