The Barnyard Theatre opened at Gateway is a 430-seater venue that offers Durban theatre-goers a unique experience in evening entertainment. The Barnyard experience offers patrons the opportunity to enjoy the highest quality shows (primarily music revues) six days a week at an affordable price. Patrons are able to take their own food although a kitchen is open offering gourmet pizzas and other food offerings. A full bar is available and no drinks whatsoever may be taken into the theatre. The theatre opens at 18h30 from Tuesday to Saturday, and at 12h30 on Sundays. The shows start at 20h00 from Tuesday to Saturday, and at 14h00 on Sundays.