About BATS

A Short History
Founded in 1989, BATS Theatre Company has been providing performing arts opportunities to the Casey community for nearly 30 years. Originally formed as the Berwick Amateur Theatre Company, BATS has since spread to perform in various venues across the City of Casey. Currently based in Cranbourne, BATS rehearses and has it’s storage facility, the Belfry, at The Factory which forms part of the Casey Complex.

BATS Theatre Company’s aim is to provide the community with the opportunity to experience live theatre at an affordable price, whilst also giving budding thespians, both young and old, the opportunity to perform in a theatre.


2018/19 Committee
President: Annette Neilson
Vice President: Susan Bergman
Secretary: Rachel Christie
Treasurer: Vicki Collier

General Committee:
Melanie Bouette
Jessica Davy
Rhys Goodwin
Taneesha Goodwin
David Nicholls
Daniel Neilson
John Pendergast
Shannen Symonds

Life Members
Sharon Maine
Susan Bergman
Jenny Black
Clive Rogers
Susan Collier
Vicki Collier