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A Panto Surprise!

Nov - Dec 2022
  WATCH THIS SPACE! We have a special Panto surprise in store for you for November – December 2022! Keep an eye on our website and social...

Olive Copperbottom

9 Nov – 4 Dec
After the completely sold out smash-hit successes of Promise and Promiscuity and Austen Found, Penny Ashton has decided that, much like Oliver...
$25 - $38

Owls Do Cry

3 – 13 Nov
Considered the first great New Zealand novel, Janet Frame’s Owls Do Cry follows the story of the Withers siblings and their lives in small town...
$25 - $54

We Are Many

1 – 5 Nov
“E lelei, e lelei le Ali’i” Sāmoa, 1930. It is three months after the events of Black Saturday, when New Zealand police officers opened fire on a...
$15 - $55

The Wasp

1 – 29 Oct
“The moment of betrayal is the worst, the moment when you know beyond any doubt that you’ve been betrayed: that some other human being has wished...
$25 - $54

Skin Tight

3 Sep - 1 Oct
The searing and sensual romance of Elizabeth and Tom. Dark secrets, deep passions, and heart-breaking truths bubble over as lovers savour...
$25 - $54

Home, I’m Darling

27 Aug - 24 Sep
Judy is a picture-perfect ’50s housewife. She spends her days making the perfect devilled eggs, mixing the perfect cocktails and being the...
$25 - $54

Wednesday To Come

23 Jul – 20 Aug
Four women. Four generations. One whānau.   ‘Hard times back there – hard times here. Nothing’s changed… nothing’s changed…’ As the 1930s...
$25 - $54

Tea With Terrorists

6 – 27 Aug
Sharing stories from a life that straddles two very different cultures; arguing with mullahs; being an atheist in a religious, liberal family;...
$25 - $38


9 – 30 Jul
Wonderkind is a non-verbal show for children aged three to seven. It follows two friends as they explore everyday objects to create magical...
General Admission $15; Under 2's Free; Family Pass $50 (4 tickets); ECC Schools Pricing $12

Yes Yes Yes

28 Jun - 1 Jul
Jamie and Ari like each other. Karin and Tom do too 😉 They might be at two separate parties, but their stories are identical – until they really...
School Ticket Prices: Decile 1-5: $5 per student Decile 6-10: $15 per student

Ngā Rorirori

18 – 25 Jun
Indigenous. Dance. Theatre. Farce.   Celebrated artist Hone Kouka (Ngāti Porou, Rongowhakaata, Ngāti Raukawa) brings to the stage his new...
$25 - $45
Cringeworthy The 80s

Cringeworthy – The 80s

21 May – 18 Jun
A slice of Kiwiana in the 80s.   Cringeworthy is back, baby! A righteous, stellar, fantabulous blast from the past that is equal parts...
$25 - $54


7 May – 11 Jun
Can sisterly love survive the chaos of the universe?   ‘This is the kind of play that makes me want to punch the air in celebration…...
$25 - $54


22 Apr – 14 May
An outstanding double bill.   In I’ll Tell You This for Nothing, Kate JasonSmith brings to life the dramatic and often humorous tale of her...
$25 – $54

Sundays at Ira’s

2 – 16 Apr
‘It’s delightful, it’s delicious, it’s de-lovely.’   Jane’s Great Aunt Alice was a close personal friend of Ira Gershwin and was a regular...
$25 - $38


26 Mar – 23 Apr
A classic comedy about deforestation.   After defeating his long-time rival Whata Grey, World Champion Axeman Ned Murphy is set to retire at...
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$25 - $54 - Early Bird tickets available now until 11 Feb!

Aotearoa NZ Festival of the Arts at Circa

02 Mar 2022 - 18 Mar 2022
Pakaru Mum is looking for love, while the kids are hustling for cash… welcome to Pakaru. Winner of the Adam New Zealand Play Award, Pakaru is a...
Ticket prices vary per show

Play Reading: A Rich Man

Sunday 27 Feb, 2pm
One of the richest men in town is on his last legs. Downstairs, four of his kept men wait to see how things will shake out. Alliances form,...
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$16 - $20

Play Reading: The Coven On Grey Street

Saturday 26 Feb, 2pm
It’s been a long time since the Weird Sisters parted ways and settled down in Hamilton. But Daphne’s getting married to Shakespearean scholar...
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$16 - $20