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Kiwanis Theatre, Chatham Cultural Centre

Kiwanis Theatre

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The Kiwanis Theatre is a multi-use live performance space located in beautiful downtown Chatham across from Tecumseh Park at the Chatham Cultural Centre, 75 William Street North, Chatham, Ontario. A part of the Arts and Culture division of the Municipality of Chatham-Kent.

The theatre annually presents an array of professional performances in addition to highlighting some of the best talents that hail from Chatham-Kent. The theatre provides rental space to a number of community groups. The theatre is also rented by a number of national and regional promoters who present professional entertainment.

The Kiwanis Theatre has a proscenium (picture frame) stage with an extended apron in front. Seating capacity is 679 plus the wheelchair section and is reduced when seats are removed to accommodate an orchestra, bad sightlines, or a soundboard.

Buy Tickets

Tickets can be purchased online at or by phone at 519-354-8338 or 1-866-807-7770.

The Box Office is located at the Chatham Cultural Centre, 75 William Street North, Chatham.

Hours of operation are Monday to Friday 10:00 am – 3:00 pm. (Doors locked during business hours. Please ring door bell for service).

  • On show day, the Kiwanis theatre onsite box office will be open one hour prior to the show for ticket sales and/or pickup.
  • On show day, the Chatham Capitol Theatre onsite box office will be open two hours prior to the show for ticket sales and/or pickup.

Please note: Ticket prices quoted may be subject to a handling fee. There are no refunds on ticket sales.

What's On

October 2, 2021Third Annual CK International Film Festival

February 16, 2022 - The British Legends - Live tribute to Adele, Rod Stewart and David Bowie

November 19, 2022 - We Walk the Line: A Tribute to Johnny Cash

Ticketholders to events at the Capitol and Kiwanis Theatres will be updated on an ongoing basis. Should a theatre event be cancelled or postponed, ticketholders will be contacted regarding refunds, rescheduled dates, etc. Events by external renters may not necessarily be cancelled; renters will be contacted individually.

Please check our social media for updates, and take appropriate measures to stay healthy. Thank you very much for your understanding and patience.

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Venue Rental

The Kiwanis Theatre is a well-equipped mid-size theatre (679* seats) committed to providing visitors with high-quality, professional programs and events. The theatre is primarily used for performing arts activities but is also perfect for lectures, film screenings, town-hall-style meetings and graduations. The theatre has a proscenium (picture frame) stage with an extended apron in front. 

For rental information, please contact the Booking Coordinator at 519-380-0174 or