Live Performances & Events

With a capacity of 900 for live shows, interested artists, theatre companies, bands and entertainers are invited to make use of this unique facility.

The Saraton Theatre has already hosted Guy Sebastian, The McClymonts, Troy Cassar-Daley, the Sydney Youth Orchestra, Arj Barker, David Strassman, Jimmy Barnes, Tom Gleeson and many charitable functions.

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

The Saraton Theatre is fully licensed and the Bar is open for live shows and other special events


Live Performances- Refund Policy

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 or a ticket holder did not enjoy the event.

Please see Covid -19 Terms and Conditions tab for more information regarding cancellations and refunds due to the Covid 19 Government guidelines.


Upcoming Performances


    The COVID-19 pandemic has been causing all sorts of chaos with show tours being rescheduled and then rescheduled again due to international performers not knowing when they will be able to enter Australia to perform.
    As Australia does not look like letting non- Australian citizens in Until 2022, David Strassman being in the USA, also the fact that He’s whole Australian tour has been rescheduled.
    The “newer new” date for David Strassman is now Friday June 24 2022 (Huge Wait, I know)
    We understand that this is a long way off and we apologise but it is out of our control.
    Your April 2nd 2020 & December 4th 2021 tickets are valid for this show- the same seats that you have already booked.
    If you would like to attend the new show – pop you tickets somewhere safe.
    If you would like a refund that is also fine, we understand. To obtain a refund you’ll need to come into the theatre with your tickets.

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  • CELTIC ILLUSION: Reimagined


    Regrettably, due to the current Covid situation in NSW and border restrictions and out of an abundance caution, The show has been re-scheduled to Friday February 11, 2022 at 7:30pm. Your ticket will be transferred to the new show date and should you not be able to attend, you will receive a full refund.

    We appreciate your understanding and patience in what is a very difficult time for those in the Arts & Entertainment industry and look forward to seeing you the at the new show date.

    NEW DATE: Friday February 11, 2022 at 7:30pm!
    Immerse yourself in the Irish Dance and Grand Illusion sensation that has taken the world by storm. This exhilarating production that has broken barriers by fusing two unique art forms is more spectacular than ever before. With new spellbinding illusions, music and choreography, Celtic Illusion: Reimagined is the must-see family event of 2022.
    Adults: $69.90
    Seniors/Concessions: $64.90
    Children: $59.90
    Family (2 Adults & 2 Children): $250.00
    Allocated & COVID Safe Seating

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  • QUEEN: Bohemian Rhapsody

    50th Anniversary Queen Greatest Hits
    The Show Must Go On Tour !
    Starring Internationally Renowned Thomas Crane and Bohemian Rhapsody Touring Australia !
    If you have tickets for the August 21, 2021 Show, please hold onto them, they are Valid for the New date-
    Friday March 25, 2022.
    My God Freddie Mercury is alive and well he would have been very proud of that vocal performance – Molly Meldrum !
    That’s The Best Freddie Mercury Impersonation I have seen YOU ROCK – Danni Minogue !
    Thomas Crane is a great singer and an amazing showman – Brian McFadden Westlife !
    Following a hugely successful 2019 sell-out tour, Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody are returning with a Brand New show in 2021 combining Queens ‘Greatest Hits’ and a few of the most popular songs on their albums.
    The hit movie QUEEN – Bohemian Rhapsody exposed this fantastic band to a much wider audience making QUEEN more popular than ever. Without a doubt, Queen is amongst the greatest rock bands of the twentieth century and Freddie Mercury is hailed by many as the most charismatic and flamboyant performer in contemporary rock.
    Queen is amongst the greatest rock bands of the 20th century and Freddie Mercury is hailed by many as the most charismatic and flamboyant performer in contemporary rock.
    Now, fresh of the heels of the successful Bohemian Rhapsody movie, comes an all new Queen tribute show from well-known Australian Freddie Mercury impersonator Thomas Crane.
    Thomas with his hot band Bohemian Rhapsody bring back to life the visual excitement, sound and stage energy as witnessed at a Queen concert.
    Queen, Bohemian Rhapsody will perform all the great hits like We Will Rock You, Crazy Little Thing Called Love, We Are The Champions, Radio Ga Ga, A Kind of Magic, I Want To Break Free, Another One Bites the Dust, Bohemian Rhapsody.
    YOU’VE SEEN THE HIT MOVIE…… Now SEE THE Sensational SHOW that everyone is raving about !
    Come and celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Supergroup QUEEN !
    Fans of the successful British rock band will be well aware that a huge part of the Queen live experience was their stage presence, flamboyance, theatrics and energy.
    The Sensational Thomas Crane and Bohemian Rhapsody bring those traits to the stage in their visual and energetic rendition of a Queen live experience.
    “Everything is here, right down to the trademark cheeky banter and singing contests between Freddie and his audience,” Crane said.
    “Bohemian Rhapsody manage to take everything that made a Queen show unique, and bring it back to life before your very eyes and ears.”
    The Queen – Bohemian Rhapsody show will work its way through the decades, showcasing Queen’s hits from the 70s through to the 90s
    Ticket Prices:
    Adults: $69.90
    Seniors / Concession: $64.90
    Groups of 10+ & Saraton Members: $59.90
    Allocated Seating.

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    This show has been postponed again to Friday, May 27 2022!
    Show is now starting @ 7:30pm!
    Sorry for any inconvenience. All tickets purchased for the previous dates are still valid! If you are unable to attend the new date, please come into the Saraton for a refund.
    The musical gala with an international cast brings London’s West End and New York’s Broadway to Australia with a brand-new show.
    The World of Musicals brings the very best of musical theatre to life.
    This incredible production with the wonderful revue of all your favourite musical theatre hits includes such classics as The Lion King, Fiddler on the Roof, Mamma Mia!, We Will Rock You, The Mikado, The Pirates of Penzance, HMS Pinafore, The Phantom of the Opera, West Side Story, Cats, Evita, Wicked, The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Greatest Showman, Jersey Boys, Oklahoma, South Pacific, Miss Saigon, The Boy from OZ, Hairspray, Les Misérables and The Blues Brothers.
    The World of Musicals..., colourful, inspiring and memorable musical classics, all performed by an international star-studded cast, presenting the audience with nightly entertainment at the highest level. Whether a soloist, duet or the entire ensemble, the performers of this musical event will inspire in this musical whirlwind. Direct from their USA tour, this select cast of highly talented and accomplished performers have featured in worldwide smash hits such as Jesus Christ Superstar, Hairspray, West Side Story, Titanic, Les Misérables, Wizard of OZ, Musical Star Nights, Mary Poppins, Me and My Girl, Evita, The King of Narnia, Rent and Avenue Q.
    “All the hit's in one show” that is the motto of this musical gala, full of highlights - the emotional and varied journey into the World of Musicals will delight the audience.
    The World of the Musicals is a show for the entire family, so get ready to be enthralled and sing along to all your favourite and much-loved musicals in one unforgettable evening.
    The World of Musicals is simply not to be missed! Book tickets now!
    Adults: $79.90
    Children (Under 16yrs): $59.90
    Seniors/Pensioners: $74.90
    Family Ticket (2 Adults & 2 Children): $269.90
    Groups of 10 or more: $74.90
    Allocated & COVID Safe Seating
    Our Bar will be OPEN for this Show!

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    NEW DATE: Saturday, November 20 2021!
    A matinee show on Saturday November 20, 2021 @ 2:30pm!
    Direct from sold out houses and rave reviews in London, Berlin and Beijing, Australia’s newest and hottest tap dance sensation, The Tap Pack is coming to The Saraton Theatre in Grafton.
    Picking up where The Rat Pack left off, The Tap Pack conjures up a modern twist to the crooners and artists from the 50s through to the noughties! Featuring songs from Sinatra, Dean Martin and Sammy Davis Jr to Sheeran, Buble and Beyonce.
    The Tap Pack mix slick humour, high energy entertainment and world class tap dance. A show of pure entertainment inspired by the legendary kings of swing, The Rat Pack, freshly created for the audience today. Cool classics with a fresh new twist. All your favourites including “The Lady Is a Tramp, “Come Fly with Me”, “One For my Baby”, “Me And my Shadow” and much more.
    They sing. They dance. They joke. They bring a new, invigorating energy to a timeless style!
    For a truly memorable experience purchase VIP Tickets! These tickets include a premium seat, exclusive access to sound check, meet and greet with the cast and a signed poster! VIP Ticket holders will need to arrive at the venue no later than 1 hour prior to the shows performance time.
    VIP Tickets: $89.90. (Includes the VIP package above)
    Adult Tickets: $69.90
    Seniors/Pensioners Tickets: $64.90
    Allocated Seating
    Our Bar will be OPEN for this Show!

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    Due to Current Restrictions, Issi's show has had to be postponed until Friday January 14, 2022. Start time is still 7:00pm.
    Please hold onto your tickets as they will be valid for the new date. If you cannot make the new date, you are entitled to a refund. If you have purchased your tickets in person, you have to come into the Saraton to receive your refund, otherwise you can call us and get your refund over the phone. We thank you for your understanding.
    Issi Dye & The Saraton Theatre present - "The Queens of Country Music Show"!
    Featuring tributes to the amazing award-winning women of country music.
    DOLLY PARTON - the highest selling recording artist in country music history, with songs including "Jolene", "9 to 5", "I Will Always Love You, "Island in the Stream" and many more NO. 1 hits!
    Together with the amazing 50s country music star - PATSY CLINE.
    Her hit songs include "Walkin' After Midnight", "Crazy", "Your Cheatin' Heart" and many more!
    LESLIE MARTIN is an award-winning country music star from Victoria and will pay tribute to there amazing women in music, costume and style!
    The night will be hosted by TV and stage star, ISSI DYE, who will also perform country music hits from Johnny Cash, Kenny Rogers and Rick Nelson.
    This is a special show not to be missed!
    Adults: $30.00
    Seniors/Students/Concessions: $25.00
    Children (Under 12yrs): $20.00
    Allocated seating.

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  • DREAMS: Fleetwood Mac & Stevie Nicks Show.

    FRIDAY APRIL 1, 2022.
    Show Starts @ 8:00pm.
    Please keep your tickets as they are valid for the New date. If you can't join us on the new date a refund is available-Saraton staff will contact you shortly. Join us for a massive 2 and a half hour show as Dreams pays tribute to one of the world’s best selling bands of all time Fleetwood Mac and the solo career of their leading lady Stevie Nicks.
    Bring your wild heart, your gypsy spirit and all the twirls you can muster as we bring all the songs, the outfits and the signature moves of Stevie and the band.
    Bring your wild heart, your gypsy spirit and all the twirls you can muster as we bring all the songs, the outfits and the signature moves of Stevie and the band.
    Great harmonies + big guitar leads + all those iconic songs. Go your Own way + Gypsy + Edge of Seventeen + Rooms on Fire + Say you love me + Sara + Dreams + Seven wonders + Rhiannon + Little lies + You make loving fun + Don’t stop + Gold dust woman + Songbird + I don’t want to know + Big love + Landslide + The chain + Hold me + many more!
    Our BAR will be open for this show!
    Ticket Prices:
    Adults: $45.00
    Seniors/Concessions: $39.90
    Students (Under 18yrs): $30.00
    Groups (8+): $38.00
    Allocated Seating.

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    Join Bob Downe, one of Australian most loved and enduring comedy characters for his famous one man comedy, dance and song extravaganza at the Saraton Theatre.
    Dazzling crowds since 1984, Bob has appeared on many well-loved shows including The Bob Downe Show, The Bob Down Special, Kath & Kim as ‘Darryl’ the menswear salesman, and Kath and Kimderella. He boasts five sellout seasons at the Sydney Opera House, and his 2014 live show Bob Sweat & Tears was a smash hit in Australia and the UK – performing in Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, London, Edinbourgh, and Brisbane alone!
    After 10 years of selling out festivals worldwide, the Briefs boys are back with their hills hoist poised ready to air their Dirty Laundry in this brand-new party cabaret you don’t want to miss out on.
    Led by Fez Faanana aka Shivanana, featuring a line-up of classic Briefs boys as well as some shiny new boys and toys.
    With more glitter stains and ballsy attitude than ever before, your favourite Briefs misfits give you a night of intoxifying physicality, gob-smacking comedy, unapologetic truths, and ridiculous showmanship.
    Turn your cycle to HOT as you watch these boys tumble dry.
    “Briefs is the drag party you always wish you’d be invited to!”
    Glam Adelaide
    “The perfect blend of flesh, acrobats, dance, boylesque and brilliance.”

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    The AC DC Story
    Second Time around Folks , New Clips , photoes , Facts , Narrated and on the big screen and songs of course
    performed LIVE by ACCA DACCA.
    Is a one of a kind experience ,
    It is important to recognize The AC DC Story is NOT a Tribute Band , It is in fact a full Theatre
    Has been described as "Like watching a LIVE movie documentary"
    A 2 hour plus , Live Band in Concert and Narrated biography of the worlds Greatest Rock n Roll band AC DC
    In excess of 30 hits played as well as stories photos and interviews with this Iconic band.
    Narrated facts photos footage and moments this iconic Australian band experienced on their rise to stardom.
    This show is a must for any parent to educate their children in Rock History.
    Vocals by Larry Attard , Larry actually knew and performed with AC DC
    Plus shared a beer or two with Bon.
    Featuring video screens , cannons , bells ,
    the Bon Scott and Brian Johnson. era's
    Selected Tracks from Studio Albums this Legendary band produced.
    Performed by The World Touring AC DC Show band ACCA DACCA, The only AC DC Show given the tick of
    approval by AC DC.
    Be taken back in time to the early days of the band , from 1974 to present Day,
    Hits like , Can I Sit Next To You Girl , TNT , Long Way To The Top , Highway To Hell , through to Back In
    Black , Thunderstruck , Rock N Roll Train , Rock Or Bust , list goes on.
    You'll Laugh , You'll Cry , You'll ROCK!!

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