Theatre for Everyone. Exciting. Extraordinary. Explosive.

Based in Kirribilli, on the edge of Sydney Harbour, Ensemble Theatre is committed to performing and presenting the best of international plays, well-loved classics and new Australian works.

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THE ODD COUPLE

THE ODD COUPLE

Comedy masters Brian Meegan and Steve Rodgers are the definitive odd couple in Neil Simon’s hilarious Tony Award winning play of divorce, friendship and (mis)understanding.

John Bell: A few of my favourite things

John Bell: A few of my favourite things

Spend a relaxed hour or so with Australian Living Legend John Bell as he rummages through his swag of Favourite Things and fishes out poems, stories and backstage gossip.Due to popular demand, we've announced an additional show on Sun 15 Dec at 2pm.

BLACK COCKATOO

BLACK COCKATOO

Inspired by the true story of legendary First Nations cricketer Johnny Mullagh and Australia’s first ever international sporting team, this is not just about cricket. This is a story of strength, resistance, hope and possibility.

CRUNCH TIME

CRUNCH TIME

Sparkling with razor sharp wit and humour, CRUNCH TIME tackles pertinent social issues head-on in this tale of family and duty. Don’t miss Australian theatre heavy-weight David Williamson’s final play before retirement.

A BROADCAST COUP

A BROADCAST COUP

Tune into a buzzing new comedy pulling the plug on an antiquated media industry. The team behind the sell-out success of THE APPLETON LADIES’ POTATO RACE reunite to send ripples through the airwaves and spark heated debate.

KENNY

KENNY

Meet Kenny, a fearless Aussie plumber and eternal optimist who looks for the best in every situation - even when his job is literally down the toilet.

HONOUR

HONOUR

Delve into the depths of human frailty and our capacity to love with this thrilling modern Australian classic. Cracks appear in a seemingly unbreakable marriage when a tenacious young writer enters the scene. A funny yet frank exploration of intimacy and relationships.

THE CARETAKER

THE CARETAKER

Discover a literary masterpiece which delves into the turbulent relationships between a homeless man and two polar opposite brothers. Pinter cranks up the tension, piles on the laughs and teases out the emotional foibles of three lonely men in this compelling absurdist theatrical event.

THE WOMAN IN BLACK

THE WOMAN IN BLACK

Prepare for scares in a gripping ghost story perfect for Ensemble’s intimate stage. This spine-chiller, one of the longest running plays in West End history, will have you watching through your fingers and gasping at every eerie twist and turn.

KILLING KATIE: CONFESSIONS OF A BOOK CLUB

KILLING KATIE: CONFESSIONS OF A BOOK CLUB

When former Queen Bee of the book club Robyn publishes her first novel, the truth about the death of her nemesis, Katie, begins to unravel. Female friendships are tested in this laugh-out-loud, brutally honest, new comedy.

UNQUALIFIED 2: STILL UNQUALIFIED

UNQUALIFIED 2: STILL UNQUALIFIED

Straight talking Joanne and perennially optimistic Felicity are back and STILL UNQUALIFIED in this sequel to 2018’s hilarious hit comedy. The fabulous all-female cast and creative team reunite for another joyous celebration of friendship against the odds – they’re (still) hanging in there!

OUTDATED

OUTDATED

Diving back into the dating pool in your 40’s is a scary prospect. This bittersweet comedy navigates the highs and lows of modern dating. Will Matt and Olivia take the plunge and swipe right? Or is it left…?

A CHRISTMAS CAROL

A CHRISTMAS CAROL

Audience favourite John Bell directs and plays the iconic role of penny-pinching Ebenezer Scrooge in this delightful reimagining of Charles Dickens’ classic tale. Christmas spirits are conjured up with music, pantomime and other surprises in this magical family event not to be missed!