The Mary’s Mount Centre incorporates the Loreto Abbey Theatre, a 500 seat auditorium with a stage that is a flexible, professionally equipped, performance space featuring an orchestra pit, winch lighting system and generous wing space. A bio-box situated above the theatre allows complete control over production lighting and sound effects for an exceptional theatrical experience.

The centre also combines acoustically built music, drama and dance studios with and a specialised multi-media laboratory complete with a soundproof live recording studio and green screens for media special effects.

The Mary’s Mount Centre is a modern, heritage conscious building. Sandstone colours on the external walls are offset by an outstanding glass feature wall looking towards our iconic Chapel.

Students have endless opportunities to learn and explore a wide range of subjects within the state-of-the-art facility including Music, Drama, Theatre Studies, Dance, Media as well as specialised technical aspects such as lighting design, sound production, set design/construction and stage management. Our Co-Curricular Performing Arts program provides students with the opportunity to perform in a yearly musical production, either centre stage or as part of the backstage crew, creating pathways to exciting opportunities beyond secondary school.

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Hiring The MMC - Loreto Abbey Theatre

The Loreto Abbey Theatre is available for hire to external organisations subject to application. The theatre is a perfect space for small to mid-range events for audiences of up to 500 people.

Please find below information regarding the hiring of the Abbey Theatre including T&Cs. Our booking form link is also below to enquire about hiring the Abbey Theatre. Please note that Loreto College in-house events will take priority with regards to dates of hire.

For more information on hiring fees please email


Contact us by completing and submitting the booking form with all the details of your proposed event and we will get back to you. Please be patient with us as the education needs of our students is our highest priority, and we will attend to your enquiry as soon as possible.

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