The Capitol offers a variety of flexible spaces available to book for screenings, workshops, conferences, talks, meetings and exhibitions.

Theatre


574 seat theatre, 8 accessible spaces

4K DCP Projection

Dolby surround sound for cinema

Retractable cinema screen

Lectern and plug-and-play capabilities for talks, conferences and lectures

LED coloured ceiling light display

Fly tower and stage rig

Sound and lighting desks, AV facilities

Salon


150 pax standing with seating banquets for 20 pax in-situ

80 pax seated lecture-style

20 pax seated meeting-style

Wine Bar for drinks and snacks

Optional event catering

Toilet facilities

Accessible lift access from the Foyer

Lounge


40 pax standing

10 pax seated in banquets and armchairs in-situ

Optional event catering

Toilet facilities

Accessible lift access from the Foyer and the Salon

Foyer


100 pax standing

Coffee & Candy Bar for drinks, snacks and confectionary

Box office facilities

Flexible networking, event and breakout space

Optional event catering

Accessible and general toilet facilities

Accessible lift access from the Arcade on the ground floor (Swanston Street)

Bookings

RMIT Staff Members

If you are an RMIT staff member looking to book The Capitol for RMIT purposes – including conferences, meetings, screenings and one-off events – please contact the RMIT Venues team via venues@rmit.edu.au.

Public Bookings

For public booking enquiries, programmatic queries, curatorial submissions and general enquiries, please contact us at thecapitol@rmit.edu.au.