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Rare Chance To Experience Theatrical Masterpiece From America’s Greatest Playwright

Thursday, 19 May 2022, 4:49 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

A powerhouse company of New Zealand artists, led by Theresa Healey ( Head High, Vermilion, The Audience ) and Stephen Lovatt ( The Power of the Dog, Top of the Lake, Once on Chunuk Bair) will dive deep into a classic play from the American drama canon, ... More >>

Auckland Theatre Company Returns In Full Force With An Encore Season Of International Hit Comedy Grand Horizons In May

Friday, 22 April 2022, 5:37 am | Auckland Theatre Company

Direct from its Broadway world premiere, crisply observed and heartfelt comedy Grand Horizons by award winning US playwright Bess Wohl opened Auckland Theatre Company’s year in February, just as the country moved into Red of the Covid-19 Protection Framework. ... More >>

Auckland Theatre Company Launches Resident Company Of Youth Artists

Tuesday, 29 March 2022, 7:03 am | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company has announced the creation of a new Youth Company, to nurture and grow Aotearoa’s next generation of theatre makers aged 16-25. This initiative from Auckland’s largest professional theatre company will bring together the outstanding ... More >>

Red Light Ends Festival Seasons Of Lysander’s Aunty

Thursday, 3 February 2022, 7:20 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company (ATC) and Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki | Auckland Arts Festival (AAF) are saddened to advise today that due to the likelihood of an extended period in the Red phase of New Zealand’s COVID-19 Protection Framework, their co-production ... More >>

Miriama Mcdowell And Top NZ Performers Bring Magic, Mayhem And Mutiny To Arts Festivals

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, 9:11 am | Auckland Theatre Company

Lysander’s Aunty brings riotous laughs to Aotearoa New Zealand Festival of the Arts and Te Ahurei Toi o Tāmaki / Auckland Arts Festival <img src="" width="720" height="538"> A dazzlingly irreverent take ... More >>

Annie Whittle And Roy Billing To Star In Uproarious Intergenerational Comedy

Tuesday, 7 December 2021, 9:14 am | Auckland Theatre Company

Two of New Zealand’s most beloved and experienced actors will take centre stage in February 2022, in the New Zealand premiere of Tony-nominated play Grand Horizons by Bess Wohl. Annie Whittle ( Four Flat Whites in Italy , The World’s Fastest Indian ... More >>

An Abundant New Season Of Big Plays For 2022

Tuesday, 23 November 2021, 12:03 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company announces eight ambitious works to reflect and connect Tāmaki Makaurau next year <img src="" width="720" height="609"> Auckland Theatre Company (ATC), ... More >>

Further Shows Cancelled Due To Extended Lockdown In Tāmaki Makaurau

Tuesday, 19 October 2021, 12:14 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company (ATC) is saddened to advise today that due to ongoing uncertainty arising from COVID-19 restrictions, their final play for 2021 - the Dentons Kensington Swan comedy season of Blithe Spirit by Noël Coward is now cancelled. Directed by ... More >>

World Premiere Of Things That Matter Brings Best-selling Memoir To Life

Monday, 19 July 2021, 9:18 am | Auckland Theatre Company

For more than 30 years, Dr David Galler has worked on the frontlines of New Zealand’s health system as an intensive care specialist at Middlemore Hospital and in its highest reaches as an advisor to the Ministry of Health. His 2017 book, Things That Matter: ... More >>

Award-winning Play “That All New Zealanders Need To See” To Tour The Country

Monday, 12 July 2021, 1:17 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company ’s (ATC) production of The Haka Party Incident , described as an “ innovative, brilliant piece of theatre that all New Zealanders need to see” will tour to venues and festivals across the motu in October and November. ... More >>

Meet The Man Who Rocked The World

Wednesday, 12 May 2021, 3:20 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

<img src="" width="720" height="408"> Michael Hurst leads a large, star-studded cast in Auckland Theatre Company’s biggest and boldest production ... More >>

Single Asian Female

Monday, 15 March 2021, 11:13 am | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company’s bracing, bawdy knockout Single Asian Female has New Zealand premiere at ASB Waterfront Theatre in April More >>

New Dates For The Haka Party Incident

Thursday, 11 March 2021, 9:05 am | Auckland Theatre Company

The Haka Party Incident will now be presented 30 March - 10 April at ASB Waterfront Theatre, after the season was postponed due to Auckland moving into Alert Level 3 recently. Combining documentary and kapa haka, film-maker and theatre director Katie ... More >>

The Haka Party Incident

Thursday, 21 January 2021, 12:33 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

THE LAST NZ WAR HAPPENED IN 1979. IT LASTED 3 MINUTES. Auckland Theatre Company’s powerful theatre work The Haka Party Incident places an overlooked moment in race relations centre-stage in Auckland Arts Festival <img src="" ... More >>

Auckland Theatre Company Announces 2021 Season

Thursday, 3 December 2020, 1:12 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

It is with great delight that Auckland Theatre Company presents our 2021 season of plays – a season that six months ago we didn’t know if we were going to be able to do. 2020 has been such a challenging, disruptive and uncertain time. For ... More >>

When Stage And Screen Collide

Wednesday, 22 July 2020, 2:47 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company’s innovative ATC Onstage|Onscreen brand presents its second online offering this August Following the success of Chekhov’s The Seagull - A new online version , which drew audiences of over 25,000 and critical acclaim ... More >>

BLACK LOVER - a new play

Thursday, 9 January 2020, 10:24 am | Auckland Theatre Company

The highly anticipated Auckland Theatre Company (ATC) season of Auckland-based Zimbabwean playwright, Stanley Makuwe ’s Black Lover will have its world premiere at Q Theatre, as part of the 2020 Auckland Arts Festival. More >>

These Boomers Are A-OK

Tuesday, 10 December 2019, 9:45 am | Auckland Theatre Company

A brand new work by New Zealand’s most successful playwright and the “Godfather of New Zealand Theatre” Sir Roger Hall will open Auckland Theatre Company’s (ATC) 2020 season in February ahead of a North Island tour to Hawke's Bay, Hamilton, New ... More >>

History And Hits in Auckland Theatre Company’s 2020 Season

Friday, 1 November 2019, 9:17 am | Auckland Theatre Company

New Kiwi comedy, international drama, verbatim theatre, Ibsen and an audacious rock musical are in the line-up for Auckland’s longest running professional theatre organisation Auckland Theatre Company (ATC) next year. More >>

New Zealand Premiere of Sizzling New York Dramedy

Monday, 10 June 2019, 12:02 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Auckland Theatre Company brings the hit show, which popularised the famous phrase ‘six degrees of separation’ to ASB Waterfront Theatre in August More >>