Cessnock Performing Arts Centre (CPAC)

The Cessnock Performing Arts Centre (CPAC) presents a variety of theatre, music, comedy and dance productions each year. Performances highlight the work of both Australian and international artists.

Owned and operated by Cessnock City Council, the 466 seat venue is the only professional theatre in the Hunter Region.

Venue hire

The Centre offers a variety of meeting, rehearsal and function spaces for hire. Audio-visual equipment, toilets and kitchen facilities are available. Find out more about hiring the CPAC here.

Community events

The Centre is responsible for producing a number of community events, including Spring Awakening, Carols in the Park and Australia Day activities. Find out what's coming up at the CPAC here.

Browse the program, buy tickets, become a member or hire a venue space on the CPAC website.

Visit the PACC website


198 Vincent Street
Cessnock, NSW 2325


Phone: (02) 4993 4266
Email: cpac@cessnock.nsw.gov.au