Theatre is a people and skills-intensive industry, and while
ticket buyers cover an incredible 64% of our annual operating
budget, this alone cannot cover all of the costs of a
With another 9% of our cost base covered by recurring Government
subsidy, we rely on private funding from our corporate partners,
individuals, trusts and foundations, to continue to build on STC's
groundbreaking history and nurture and employ the best of
Australia's creative talent for us all to enjoy.