General Advisory

General Late Seating Advisory

Please be seated 15 minutes before the performance start time. No admission will be allowed into the venue once the performance has begun. Exceptions may be made at Esplanade’s discretion depending on the nature of the performance.

Notice of House Rules

Esplanade is committed to being a performing arts centre for all, and to delivering the best service possible to everyone. We believe in a culture of mutual understanding and respect even as we have differing opinions and expectations, and are committed to the safety and security of our visitors, patrons and staff within the centre.

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Ticketing Terms and Conditions

For more information about ticketing, please see information on buying tickets or read our FAQs.

Photography and video-taking for Esplanade’s archival and publicity material

Please note that photographs and videos of patrons may be taken at Esplanade Presents events for use in our archival and publicity material.

Other things to note:

  • Bag Checks

    For safety reasons, all bags and items brought into the performance venues are subject to security checks. Bulky items and plastic carriers should be deposited at baggage carts outside the performance venues. Cameras and video recording equipment should also be deposited at self-service lockers located outside the performance venues.

  • Flowers and gifts for artists

    For safety and security reasons, these are not permitted within the Theatre or Concert Hall. In other performance venues, this is subject to the artists’ consent.