Shows/Events: Theatre

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
20 September - 29 September

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
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
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
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
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
24 September - 25 September

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
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
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
25 September - 27 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
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
28 September - 30 September

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
10am, 12.30pm 13 October Buy now

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
4.00pm 4 November Buy now

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
7.30pm 24 November Buy now