The Thebarton Theatre (sometimes known as Thebbie Theatre or just Thebbie), is an entertainment venue located in the inner-western Adelaide suburb of Torrensville, South Australia. Constructed in 1926, it is one of the most popular medium size venues in Australia. With a capacity of 2000, it is often used by newly formed bands and established international artists. Its small size is not only a more intimate experience with the audience, but is cheaper to rent when compared to the fees involved with renting a whole stadium.
The seating in the Thebarton Theatre is customizable, so it can be arranged from ’in the round’ seating for events such as boxing or even seating partially or fully removed to make room for a dance floor.
The Thebarton Theatre has seen international acts such as: Alter Bridge, Tori Amos, Arctic Monkeys, Avenged Sevenfold, The B-52s, Bad Religion, Beastie Boys, Beck, Behind Crimson Eyes, Belle & Sebastian, Ben Folds Five, Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals, Bill Bailey, Billy Bragg, Black Sabbath, Bloc Party, Blondie, Blur, Bowling For Soup, Brian Wilson, Bruno Mars, Bullet For My Valentine, Circus Oz, The Church, The Clash, Coldplay, Crowded House, The Dandy Warhols, Devo, Died Pretty, Disturbed, Down, Dylan Moran, Elvis Costello and The Attractions, Foo Fighters, George Thorogood & The Delaware Destroyers, Gomez UK, Green Day, Grifters, The Hard Ons, Heaven & Hell, The Hives, The Hoodoo Gurus, Hunters & Collectors, Icehouse, The (International) Noise Conspiracy, INXS, James Blunt, Jeff Beck, Jeff Buckley, Jethro Tull, The Kinks, The Living End, Lou Reed, Madness, Mars Volta, Kylie Minogue, Metallica, The Monkees, Motörhead, Mortal Sin, Muse, Nirvana, NoFX, Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, Paul Weller, Pennywise, Powderfinger, Primus, Public Image Ltd, The Ramones, R.E.M., Redd Kross, Rise Against, Sex Pistols, The Shins, Simple Minds, Simply Red, Skyhooks, Split Enz, Stevie Ray Vaughan, The Stone Roses, Stray Cats, The Strokes, Suicidal Tendencies, Sum 41, The Tea Party, Tool, The Vandals, "Weird Al" Yankovic, The White Stripes, Wolfmother, You Am I, and many others.
- "Thebarton Theatre: History". Retrieved 2007-06-16.