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Genesia Theatre

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420 Kent St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
+61 1300 237 217
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Great Amateur Theatre Company

Saw a number of plays here, most recently Figaro. This charming old building was in 1868 a church... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
marksmail
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Greater Sydney, Australia
Tiny theatre lots of character cheap as chips

We visited this even though we live here for the first time in February. It was so quaint that we... read more

Reviewed 1 June 2017
Southborolass
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Sydney, Australia
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420 Kent St, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
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Reviewed 27 September 2017

Saw a number of plays here, most recently Figaro. This charming old building was in 1868 a church, then a poor house, the Sydney Repertory theatre and the original Matthew Talbot Hostel (charity) before becoming the home of the current theatre group from 1954. The...More

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Reviewed 1 June 2017

We visited this even though we live here for the first time in February. It was so quaint that we decided to buy a season pass. $150 for 6 plays. $30 at the box office. Tucked away inside an old church it has been a...More

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Reviewed 14 May 2017

We have been to many plays here and every time they have been extremely enjoyable. Great value night out without killing the bank balance.

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Reviewed 23 February 2016

My boyfriend and I went to watch The Picture of Dorian Gray and It was far better than we expected. I heard there was a change in the story line which I'm usually not a big fan of but it was brought together so brilliantly!...More

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Reviewed 1 August 2015

After a short walk from diner at the Cuban Place in York St, we entered this old church that has been converted into a small and intimate theatre. We saw the production of "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)", with a cast of three...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 24 January 2014

I’ve been to several performances at the Kent St, Sydney Genesian Theatre and have come away entirely satisfied. I am always searching for alternatives to higher-priced theatre, and whether you're in this situation or not, I highly recommend a visit to this theatre group. I...More

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The Sydney Central Business District is abuzz with
energy. Power brokers run to and from high rise
buildings and after-work drink places, high-end
shoppers tour venues like the QVB, and fine diners
frequent the many celebrity chef restaurants. For a
dose of culture, walk to the NSW Art Gallery, or visit
the Sydney Museum. To escape the hustle and bustle,
reconnect with nature at the Sydney Botanical Gardens
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