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Promise & Promiscuity

12 - 29 Nov
EXTRA MATINEE ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND - 4PM SAT 28 NOV
A new musical by Jane Austen and Penny Ashton DIRECTOR Ben Crowder COMPANY Penash Productions 12 – 29 Nov EXTRA MATINEE ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND – 4PM SAT 28 NOV  SOLD OUT! Circa Two Tues – Sat 7.30pm, Sun 4.30pm $25 – $38 Runtime: 70 mins “Multi-talented Penny...
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$25 - $38

Cinderella – The Pantomime

14 Nov - 20 Dec
ON SALE NOW!
By Simon Leary and Gavin Rutherford DIRECTOR Susan Wilson MUSIC ARRANGED AND DIRECTED BY Michael Nicholas Williams 14 Nov – 20 Dec Preview 13 Nov Circa One Tues – Sat 6.30pm, Sun 4pm Extra matinees Sat 5, 12 & 19 Dec at 2pm $18 – $52 Panto $122 Family Pass: Pop four “Panto...
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$18 - $52

The Older the Better

Thurs 3 - Sun 20 Dec
Featuring Coral Trimmer, Sunny Amey and Dame Kate Harcourt
Presented by Hens’ Teeth Part of WTF! 2020 Thurs 3 – Sun 20 Dec $30 Preview – Weds 2 Dec! Circa Two 6pm Tues – Sat and 4.30pm Sun $25 – $46 Note: ‘Concession’ price (Community Services Card, Gold Card or student ID required) Runtime: Approx. 75 mins...
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$25 - $46

Cinderella – The Pantomime (Jan 2021 Return season)

Return Season runs 2 - 16 Jan
Jan 2021 return season!
By Simon Leary and Gavin Rutherford DIRECTOR Susan Wilson MUSIC ARRANGED AND DIRECTED BY Michael Nicholas Williams Sat 2 – Sat 16 Jan  Circa One  Tues – Sat 6.30pm, Sun 4pm  $18 – $52 Panto $122 Family Pass: Pop four “Panto Family Pass” seats in your cart and get two adult...
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$18 - $52

The Look of Love – FINAL WEEK!

23 Jan - 20 Feb
$30 Preview - 22 Jan
MUSICAL ARRANGER Tom Rainey RESIDENT MUSICAL DIRECTOR Tom McLeod STARRING Ali Harper with Tom McLeod (piano) Callum Allardice (guitar) COMPANY Ali-Cat Productions 23 Jan – 20 Feb $30 Preview (Fri 22 Jan) Circa One Tues – Thurs 6.30pm;  Fri – Sat 8pm & Sun 4pm $25 – $52 ...
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$25 - $52

NZ Fringe 2021 – A Floor, Some Thoughts, and Us

25 Feb - 28 Feb
Choreographer: Jeremy Beck Company: ChoreoCo by Footnote New Zealand Dance 25 Feb – 28 Feb – 4 shows only! Circa One Thurs – Sat 7.30pm Sun 4pm $18 – $25  Fringe Addict $17.50 – ALERT LEVEL UPDATE – 28 FEB – Wellington is currently at Alert Level 2...
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$18 – $25

NZ Fringe 2021 – Play Reading: Homemade Takeaways – SOLD OUT!

Sat 6 Mar 2pm
Shortlisted for the 2021 Adam NZ Playwriting Award
HOMEMADE TAKEAWAYS Written by Ben Wilson Directed by Cassandra Tse Sat 6 Mar 2pm $10 (Fringe addict) / $15 / $19 SOLD OUT! Circa One Runtime: Approx 2 hours (incl. interval) Shortlisted for the 2021 Adam NZ Playwriting Award Winner – Best new play at Playmarket’s...
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SOLD OUT!

NZ Fringe 2021 Play Reading: The Lee Letter

Sat 13 March 2pm
  THE LEE LETTER  Written by Claire Robinson Directed by Ross Jolly Sat 13 March, 2pm $10 (Fringe addict) / $15 / $19 Circa One It will come as a surprise to many today, that Michael Joseph (Joe) Savage, the Labour Party’s first ‘rockstar’ leader, was likely also N...
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$10 - $19

Yes Yes Yes

23 - 27 March
Yes Yes Yes Created by Eleanor Bishop & Karin McCracken Two Public shows – 6.30pm Fri 26 & Sat 27 March High school shows: Tues 23 – 10:30am Wed 24  – 10.30am & 1pm Thurs 25 – 10.30am & 1pm Fri 26 – 10.30am For High school bookings...
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$15 - $30

Strasbourg 1518

23 - 28 March
COMPANY Borderline Arts Ensemble DIRECTOR AND CHOREOGRAPHER Lucy Marinkovich WRITER AND COMPOSER Lucien Johnson SET DESIGNER Meg Rollandi LIGHTING DESIGNER Marcus McShane   CAST Death                            Michael Parmenter (MNZM) The Maiden                Lucy...
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$25 - $52

The Artist

30 March - 10 April
FINAL WEEK! After a sell-out 2020 season, "The Artist" returns to Circa!
PRODUCTION BY Circo Aereo and Thom Monckton DIRECTOR Sanna Silvennoinen LIGHTING DESIGN Juho Rahijärvi SOUND DESIGN Tuomas Norvio and Atte Kantonen COSTUME DESIGN Kati Mantere CONSULTANT Eveliina Hämäläinen COMPANY Circo Aereo  PRESENTED BY A Mulled Whine FINAL WEEK! 31 March...
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$25 - $52

PSA: Election 2020

21 Aug 2020 - 18 Sep 2020
EXTRA 5 SHOWS ADDED DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND! SEASON NOW ENDS FRI 18TH SEPT!
Presented by Circa Theatre Proudly supported by TACT and Shoreline Partners Directed by Gavin Rutherford Production Design by Meg Rollandi and Rose Kirkup Written by Thom Adams, Jamie McCaskill, and Anya Tate-Manning Starring: Hannah Kelly, Sepelini Mua’au, Johanna...
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$25 - $52

Dungeoning and Dragoning – POSTPONED INDEFINITELY

Postponed indefinitely
PRODUCERS Harriet Prebble & Gavin Rutherford COMPANY Canvas Abyss Proudly supported by Sketchgoblin and Toi Whakaari Set & Props  Alert Level 2 update from Circa Theatre Tuesday 25th August – DUNGEONING & DRAGONING: POSTPONED INDEFINITELY After much...

Breaking and Entering – a writing workshop

Saturday 22 August
Part of WTF! 2020
BREAKING AND ENTERING – a writing workshop NEW CONVENOR: Angie Farrow  NEW DATE: Saturday 22 August 10am – 4pm Circa Theatre is delighted to be hosting this third workshop for NZ women playwrights, convened by award-winning playwright Angie Farrow (The Blue Balloon,...

Bernhardt/ Hamlet – A WTF! Play Reading

Saturday 12 September 2pm
By Theresa Rebeck Directed by Heather O’Carroll with Lara Macgregor as Sarah Bernhardt Saturday 12 September 2pm Circa One $15 – $19 In 1899 Sarah Bernhardt decides she will play Hamlet – not the first time she has sought gender equality. LOUIS: Someone needs to talk her out of...
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$15 - $19

HOLE

22 - 26 Sept
From the award-winning team of "HEAT"
BY Lynda Chanwai-Earle DIRECTOR David O’Donnell COMPANY Ice Floe Productions Tapui Ltd ACTORS: Stevie Hancox-Monk, Sepelini Mua’au, Elle Wootton STAGE MANAGER Sam Tippet INTIMACY & FIGHT DIRECTOR Carrie Thiel MARKETING & CO-PRODUCTION Linda Lee GRAPHIC DESIGN Poppy Serano...
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$25 - $35

Breathless – A WTF! Play Reading

Saturday 26 September 2pm
By Courtney Rose Brown Directed by Hilary Norris Sat 26 Sep 2pm Circa One $15 – $19             In the heat of Mia’s imminent wedding and unsure how to live with the death of her brother, Mia is coaxed together with her whānau for the first...
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$15 - $19

The Artist

24 - 27 June
Exclusive "Sneak Preview" 4-night season! 24th - 27th June
BY Circo Aereo and Thom Monckton DIRECTOR Sanna Silvennoinen LIGHTING DESIGN Juho Rahijärvi SOUND DESIGN Tuomas Norvio and Atte Kantonen COSTUME DESIGN Kati Mantere CONSULTANT Eveliina Hämäläinen COMPANY Circo Aereo NZ premiere in collaboration with Circa Theatre & A Mulled...
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$25 - 52

Improv for Kids!

7 - 18 July
Tues - Sat 11am
Brought to you by The Improvisors 7 – 18 July July School Holidays Circa One Tues – Sat 11am  (Note: no show Sunday 12th July) All tickets $15! GREAT INTERACTIVE AND ENTERTAINING FUN – Theatreview As a challenging, rollercoaster school term comes to an end,...
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All tickets $15

The Road That Wasn’t There

22 Jul 2020 - 01 Aug 2020
HURRY FINAL WEEK!
Written by RALPH McCUBBIN HOWELL Directed by HANNAH SMITH Performed by RALPH McCUBBIN HOWELL, ELLE WOOTTON, PAUL WAGGOTT Travelling Wonder Tech MATT ELLER Presented by TRICK OF THE LIGHT THEATRE Weds 22 July – Sat 1 Aug – 12 shows only! 6:30pm Tues – Sat; 4pm on...
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$15 - $25