Front exterior of the King's Wharf Theatre, red building on harbour front

King's Wharf Theatre

Rental Information

Nestled within Discovery Harbour, King's Wharf Theatre is flanked by majestic tall ships and historic buildings. This unique, rustic theatre is air-conditioned and wheelchair accessible.

Theatre Information

House Capacity: 364 seats. The King's Wharf Theatre is wheelchair accessible. The Box Office, restrooms, and refreshment area are all located on the main floor.

Stage Specifications

Stage: The stage is a proscenium type with wings on the stage left and right side. The stage has a permanent thrust. proscenium opening - 32' 8" total width: (stage right to stage left walls- widest point) 48' 6", depth of stage - 29', height from stage floor to lighting grid - 15' 6"


A basic lighting plot is provided with your rental which will be hung and circuited prior to your arrival.


Our in-house sound system, which includes a basic sound system including main speakers, onstage monitors, console and CD player is suitable for theatrical and dance presentations. The theatre can also make arrangements for rental of microphones. A professional sound operator is available for an additional charge.

Dressing Rooms

Dressing rooms are available.

Box Office

Box Office service is available to all event producers. The box office will accept cash, cheque, Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Interac as payment for tickets. Ticket printing (general admission or reserved seating) includes set-up of the event in our computerized ticketing database. The box office is open weekdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. For events on weekends or holidays, the box office will open two hours prior to the event start time. The box office will prepare a report summarizing all ticket sales, revenues and fees.

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