April 27, 2020

Season 2020 Cancelled.

 The rest of season 2020 has UNFORTUNATELY BEEN CANCELLED.

 Due to the current situation with COVID-19, The Lilydale Athenaeum Theatre Company Inc. has decided to cancel the remaining productions for 2020.

 Looking realistically at the situation in Australia regarding COVID-19, the Board at the theatre have reluctantly decided this is the best course of action.

 Season ticket holders and patrons who hav...

March 25, 2020

Show Postponement

  Due to the current situation with Covid-19, The Lilydale Athenaeum Theatre Company Inc. has postponed its next production “Still Alice” indefinitely.

  Season’s ticket holders and patrons who have already booked are advised to contact the office via email a.t.c@bigpond.net.au regarding their tickets to this production. The company can offer the following options:

  1. If you have purchased tickets via the ATC...

March 18, 2020

Latest update on Covid – 19

Following the Prime Minister’s announcement this morning The Lilydale Athenaeum theatre Company Inc, advises that all remaining performances of “The Full Monty” have be cancelled.

To seek a refund or to exchange tickets for a subsequent production please ring or visit the theatre, this coming Friday or next Monday between 10am and 2pm or send an email to a.t.c@bigpond.net.au

In order to support your co...

December 15, 2019

Congratulations to our latest life member recipients, Leigh Delmenico and Steve Nichols. Both Leigh and Steve have been building sets for the Theater for over 10 years and continuously donated their time and expertise to the company, we are very grateful to them both!

Also Last Sunday we also celebrated our Chairman of the board, Alan Burrows. Alan has been at Lilydale for over 40 years and has been involved with dozens of prod...

December 7, 2019

The Nominations have been announced for the 2019 Lyrebird Awards.

Congratulations to the following nominees.

Best Sound in a Drama

Tim Long - Picnic at Hanging Rock

Katie-Jane Amey - The Wisdom of Eve

Best Lighting in a Drama

David Brown - Picnic at Hanging Rock

David Brown - The Wisdom of Eve

Best Set in a Comedy

David Dare - Quartet

Best Set in a Drama

Helen Ellis & David Brown - Picnic at Hanging Rock

Merinda Backway - The Wisdom of Ev...

December 7, 2019

The 2019 Victorian Drama League awards were held on 24th November. Congratulations to the following for their 2019 VDL Nominations. And congratulations to all the winners on the night.

  • Nomination for Best Lighting Design in a comedy or drama - David Brown: Picnic at Hanging Rock

  • and Best Supporting Actress in a Drama - Reschelle O'Connor “Sara”, “Edith”, “Arielle” Picnic at Hanging Rock

September 18, 2019

On Wednesday 11th September the Australian television show "My Life is Murder" had a familiar setting for the final scene of the episode. If you happened to catch it live it you might have recognized the theatre in the final scenes.

Several months ago the Lilydale Athenaeum Theatre Company was excited to provide the setting and host the cast and crew while they filmed the key scenes for Season 1, Episode 9 of My Life is Murder....

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39-41 Castella St, Lilydale VIC 3140

Postal Address

PO BOX 393, Lilydale VIC 3140

Theatre Office Hours are 10am-2pm Monday, Tuesday and Friday.

Evening performances,

7.30pm refreshments, 8.00pm start.

Matinee performances,

1.30pm refreshments, 2.00pm start

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