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ATC Presents 'The Effect' By Succession Writer Lucy Prebble

Thursday, 15 February 2024, 3:31 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

Straight off a highly acclaimed season at London’s National Theatre, Auckland Theatre Company is thrilled to present The Effect , written by BAFTA, Golden Globe and Emmy award-winning co-executive producer and writer Lucy Prebble of the HBO international ... More >>

World Premiere Of Things That Matter Takes The Stage This August, Resuscitated After Cancellation Due To 2021 Lockdown

Tuesday, 27 June 2023, 9:41 am | Auckland Theatre Company

“There is one question at the heart of it all – what does a healthy New Zealand look like?” Dr Rafal Beckman, Things That Matter <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2306/16105caa2ab4092ff52c.jpeg" width="720" height="509"> Thought-provoking New Zealand ... More >>

Auckland Theatre Company Presents Switzerland

Tuesday, 30 May 2023, 9:25 am | Auckland Theatre Company

Soon to be a major motion picture, a pitch-perfect thriller, underpinned with cunning twists and a knockout performance by the magnificent Sarah Peirse. <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2305/e1bc6cb70f52ed7a2334.jpeg" width="720" height="509"> Playwright Joanna Murray-Smith’s ... More >>

Auckland Theatre Company Presents King Lear

Thursday, 2 March 2023, 9:44 am | Auckland Theatre Company

When power and privilege are put to the test <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2303/a6c2176ab5a0fe1ddc62.jpeg" width="720" height="509"> Michael Hurst leads a large, star-studded cast in Auckland Theatre Company’s most ambitious production of 2023; ... More >>

Auckland Theatre Company Celebrates 30 Years In 2023

Wednesday, 12 October 2022, 9:01 am | Auckland Theatre Company

New season marks three decades of great storytelling <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2210/5dfd24ba41ed9cb5d786.jpeg" width="720" height="516"> Auckland Theatre Company have announced a new season of six epic shows for 2023, showcasing the company’s scale ... More >>

Star Cast Announced For Blockbuster Production Of North By Northwest

Wednesday, 24 August 2022, 10:05 am | Auckland Theatre Company

<img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2208/9f9b5f979fd1736b3f94.jpeg" width="720" height="405"> Auckland Theatre Company rounds off year with thrilling Hitchcock spectacular, starring Antonia Prebble and Ryan ... More >>

Astute Comedy Offers Glimpse Of A Not-too-distant Future

Wednesday, 3 August 2022, 2:20 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

<img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2208/76cc55b599666b2efb8e.jpeg" width="720" height="405"> Brand-new play The Made by internationally acclaimed writer Emily Perkins is set to open at ASB Waterfront Theatre next month ... More >>

How It Started, How It’s Going; Oscar Kightley’s Dawn Raids 25 Years On

Wednesday, 8 June 2022, 2:09 pm | Auckland Theatre Company

<img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2206/0591fa4160b8b39b05ef.jpeg" width="720" height="405"> In the wake of the Apology, Auckland Theatre Company and Pacific Underground join forces to present a searing ... More >>

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="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2201/d6b197deb15fb582374a.jpeg" 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="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2111/395bb95313bc623aa1a9.jpeg" 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="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/images/2105/61207a4bbf6af61da060.jpeg" 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 >>





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