Victoria Girls High School, Beaufort St, Grahamstown, Makhanda, 6139

Victoria Theatre is a school hall with a raised proscenium stage, and an end on scaffolding seating rake which incorporates the hall’s existing balcony. The festival generally uses the space for large drama productions. The dressing rooms are in two classrooms to the rear of the stage. Please note the loading into the venue requires a fairly long carry through the school garden, as well as a flight of stairs with a sharp bend.


  • Storage Facility: Ample storage space can be found backstage.
  • Flying and Rigging: It is possible to hang set pieces from the grid. However, there are weight restrictions. Please consult the Technical Office to find out what is possible. There are no moving fly bars.
  • Staging: 8.9m x 8.5m x 1.14m
  • Loading Access: 1.8m x 1.8m
  • Grid Height: 4.7m
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