Frank Venables Theatre

Address: 6100 Gala Street
Oliver BC

Mailing Address: PO Box 1680, Oliver BC, V0H 1T0

T: 250 498-1626

Venue Email:

Administrative Contact: Deb Martin
Admin Phone: 250 498-1626
Admin Email:

Box Office Coordinator: Aimee Grice
Box Office Phone: 250 498-1626
Box Office Email: tix@venablestheatre.caa


Number of Seats: 406
General Description: 373 fixed seats, 10 wheelchair & companion spaces, 23 stackable chairs to go along the back wall if needed. The theatre opened in 2014. It is attached to Southern Okanagan Secondary School.
Facility Type: Rental and Presenting
Theatre Type: Proscenium with apron
No. of Events / Year: 70 public
Average Rental Fee: $700 + technical
Maximum Rental Fee: $700 + technical
Seating Style: continental
Wheelchair Area: yes
Sales in Lobby? Percentage: no


Stage Type: Proscenium with apron, wood
Stage Width: 45′ 10″
Stage Depth: 42′ 11″
Thrust / Apron Depth: 17′ 11″
Fly System: no
Sprung Floor: yes
Choral Risers: no
Acoustic Shell: no
Orchestra Pit and Seating: no
Cyclorama: no
Piano (make and size): Yamaha C3


Loading: yes, from parking lot
Parking Details: ample & free
Rehearsal Space: no
Dressing Rooms: yes
Green Room: no


Comments:The theatre opened in 2014. It has all new, digital and LED equipment.
Please see for complete technical information.

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