Upcoming Shows & Events

Blood of the Lamb

The Globe Theatre, Dunedin’s leading community theatre, presents Bruce Mason’s final, iconic play Blood of the Lamb as part of the inaugural New Zealand Theatre Month. With wit, love,…More Information
Globe Theatre
Adult $25.00
20 September - 29 September

Bill Bailey – Earl of Whimsy

After his 2016 sellout tour, the UK’s very own straggle-haired polymath, Bill Bailey, returns to New Zealand with his new comedy and music extravaganza, Earl of Whimsy. It has Bill’s…More Information
Regent Theatre
This event is SOLD OUT
8.00pm 21 September
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Knee Deep

Renowned for their aesthetic of delicate human circus, Casus brings their premiere work “Knee Deep” to the Festival. With an international reputation and sensational seasons at Edinburgh…More Information
Mayfair Theatre
Adult $45.00
21 September - 23 September

Beloved Muse

Emilie Flöge was the life companion and muse of Austrian painter Gustav Klimt. Beloved Muse tells the story of this remarkable woman who not only modelled for many of his paintings, including The…More Information
Adult $35.00
21 September - 23 September

Jane Doe

Jane Doe goes to a party. She gets drunk. She blacks out. She is raped. Jane Doe reflects on the rape culture in our communities. New Zealand actor Karin McCracken leads a public reading of a rape…More Information
Adults $30.00
21 September - 23 September

My Best Dead Friend

Summer, December 1998, Dunedin. This is a comedy about revolution, death, unfulfilled love, and a possum. My Best Dead Friend is a true story about grief and enduring friendship featuring music from…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adult $30.00
23 September - 24 September

Songs for Nobodies

“Songs for Nobodies” is a one-of-a-kind show that reminds us that everyone has a story and a song worth hearing. In this one-woman play, encounters between five legendary divas, and five…More Information
Adult $45.00
24 September - 25 September

Tell Me My Name

You’ll find riddles in the Bible and riddles in The Hobbit and riddles in every place on earth – they remind us just how mysterious the world can be. Over many years leading New Zealand…More Information
Adult $40.00
7.30pm 24 September
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St Pauls At One

TELL ME MY NAME                   MONDAY 24 New Zealand poet Bill Manhire has studied riddles for decades. In this lunchtime concert he will read riddles from all ages as well as…More Information
Adult $20.00; Concession $15.00
24 September - 28 September

Born out of Curiosity

With age comes experience; with experience come liberation. Rebound Dance Company is a Christchurch troupe comprised of seasoned and skilled dancers who demonstrate that dancing isn’t just the…More Information
Mayfair Theatre
Adults $35.00
25 September - 26 September

Dark Matter

Seven visual haiku in a dark void. A light, sound and body installation. Returning to Dunedin after a sell-out Wellington season, afterburner’s Dark Matter is a unique experience of light,…More Information
Adults $30.00
25 September - 27 September

Killergrams

Killergrams is an alternative blues and country rock band, based here in Dunedin. Members include Tom Lynch, Reuben Pierce, Nick Lynch and Thomas Maxwell. Killergrams delivers a stark and…More Information
Adult $35.00
7.30pm 25 September
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Shot Bro

SHOT BRO – Confessions of a Depressed Bullet Shot Bro is the product of Rob Mokaraka’s seven-year journey of healing and self-discovery. “Shot Bro” is a powerful, raw,…More Information
Adult $20.00, School $10.00
25 September - 26 September

Orangutan Jungle School – NZ Premiere

NHNZ supporting the Wildlife Hospital Dunedin and Borneo Orangutan Survival Foundation. This is the New Zealand premiere of Orangutan Jungle School, NHNZ’s new series set in Borneo. Deep in the…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adult $25.00
7.00pm 25 September
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The Kugels

Take three former members of the NZSO, a top NZ composer and Arts Laureate, and a shared passion for klezmer music – and you have The Kugels. Klezmer is the folk music of the Jewish people from…More Information
Adult $40.00
7.30pm 26 September
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French for Rabbits

Wellington-based band French for Rabbits play music that drifts on the edge of fragility, but expands out into washing layers of ethereal, nostalgic dream-pop. Ethereal, but off-kilter, French for…More Information
Adult $35.00
7.30pm 27 September
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Valerie

Named the standout cabaret of the year by the New Zealand Herald “Valerie” is theatre with a passionate heart. The play explores nature versus nurture: Did Nature pull the trigger in…More Information
Adult $42.00
27 September - 28 September

Olveston at 6

OLVESTON at SIX THESE EVENTS ARE ALL SOLD OUT The Theomin family was accustomed to hosting elegant and sophisticated house concerts in their magnificent home on Royal Terrace. In the Edwardian period,…More Information
Adult $40.00
27 September - 30 September

Air Play

Air Play is a dazzling show that brings to life the very air we breathe. Flying umbrellas, larger-than-life balloons, giant kites floating over the audience, and the biggest snow globe you’ve…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adult $35 to $55; Child $25 to $35; Concession $30 to $45
28 September - 29 September

Ann Droid

Ann Droid is the story of Pinocchio set in the 21st Century. In this story Pinocchio is a little robot called Ann who is at home in the virtual world, using digital devices as easily as any 21st…More Information
Mayfair Theatre
Adults $25.00; Child $15.00
28 September - 30 September

NZTrio – Exotica

Performing together for the first time with a new line-up of musicians, these rock stars of the classical world – Ashley Brown, founding cellist, Andrew Beer, APO concertmaster, and Stephen De…More Information
Adult $40.00
7.30pm 29 September
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The Way to Paradise

The Way to Paradise The Way to Paradise began as a painting and then morphed into music. It is an audio-visual collaboration between Harold Anderson and Ewan McDougall. The concerts will feature Mike…More Information
Dunedin Public Art Gallery
All tickets $25.00
6.00pm 10 October
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The Cat in the Hat by Dr Seuss

Two shows: 10.00am-11.00am, 12.30pm-1.30pm Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat wearing a red-striped hat. In 1957, Theodor Seuss Geisel used this formula and only 200 words to write his…More Information
Regent Theatre
From $27.50
10am, 12.30pm 13 October
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Oh What A Night!

“The Boys Are Back” for their fourth New Zealand tour this October! Returning from Las Vegas, and incredible sold out concerts around the world, Oh What A Night! is the kind of evening that has…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adult $77.30
7.30pm 20 October
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Young Frankenstein (Fundraiser)

Mel Brook’s YOUNG FRANKENSTEIN – a Dunedin Wildlife Hospital fundraiser The Regent Theatre will screen Mel Brook’s satirical masterwork “Young Frankenstein” on Halloween…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adult $20; Student $15
7.00pm 31 October
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Social Climbers, a play by Roger Hall

Roger Hall’s sparkling comedy SOCIAL CLIMBERS New Zealand’s most celebrated playwright Roger Hall pits a groups of female teachers together with a school counsellor and a reluctant…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adults from $69.90
4.00pm 4 November
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The Nutcracker

The Ryman Healthcare Season of The Nutcracker Christmas 2018 is sure to be extra special, as the Royal New Zealand Ballet stages a national tour of the charming, festive tale The Nutcracker for the…More Information
Regent Theatre
$45.00-$97.00
17 November - 18 November
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A Russian Triple Bill

Following their sell-out performances of A Festival of Russian Ballet, the Imperial Russian Ballet Company return to New Zealand with A Russian Triple Bill. This is the first time that the company…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adults from $82.00
7.30pm 24 November
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Shortland Street – The Musical

Kia ora Shortland Street! Playboy Doctor Chris Warner has his feathers ruffled when humanitarian Doctor Hone Ropata arrives in Ferndale – a town where love never lasts, statistically unlikely…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adults from $70 to $110
7 March - 9 March

Alice in Wonderland

Melbourne City Ballet’s Michael Pappalardo (Artistic Director) and Brendan Bradshaw (Artistic Associate) pay homage to the well known novel by Lewis Carroll Alice In Wonderland with this…More Information
Regent Theatre
Adult $69.50; Child $49.50
7.30pm 12 April
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