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ELLING, A Life Affirming Comedy - At Circa Theatre 26 June - 24 July

Tuesday, 1 June 2021, 6:47 pm | Circa Theatre

Sensitive and smart Mummy’s boy Elling and his new roommate, the uncouth and a little hopeless Kjell, are the Odd Couple of Oslo: a pair of confused souls taking their first steps in the outside world after years of isolated institutional life. ... More >>

Burt Bacharach’s Hit Songs Brought To Life By Acclaimed Performer Ali Harper

Monday, 24 February 2020, 9:07 am | Circa Theatre

Spend an evening with Ali Harper as she showcases the Grammy award winner’s extensive collection – Close To You, Alfie, That’s What Friends Are For, Walk On By, Anyone Who Had A Heart and reminds us What The World Needs Now in The Look of Love. Audiences ... More >>

The Surprise Party by Dave Armstrong at Circa Theatre

Tuesday, 3 December 2019, 4:50 pm | Circa Theatre

Circa Theatre is delighted to announce the World Premiere season of Dave Armstrong’s new comedy The Surprise Party. More >>

Alice in Wonderland: The Pantomime

Tuesday, 29 October 2019, 8:47 am | Circa Theatre

Join Alice and our favourite Dame in a madcap adventure down the rabbit hole. Why is Wellington More >>

Peggy Pickit arrives at Circa Theatre

Thursday, 29 August 2019, 5:02 pm | Circa Theatre

Two countries. Two couples. Two dolls. One kitchen table. Can they change the world over dinner? More >>

The Pink Hammer: Women in the Man-Cave!

Tuesday, 20 August 2019, 1:55 pm | Circa Theatre

“Join Maggie Taylor as she guides you through basic carpentry skills and chisels away at the stereotype that has kept women out of the tool box for so long.” More >>

Political Thriller Burn Her at Circa Theatre

Friday, 2 August 2019, 9:39 am | Circa Theatre

Burn Her is setting fire to the capital this August with a sizzling behind-closed-doors peek at the storm of politics and PR. In 2018, Burn Her left Auckland speechless. Q Theatre experienced record-breaking waitlists for tickets and the fervor and frenzy ... More >>

NZ Premiere of International Hit "The Children"

Monday, 11 February 2019, 1:22 pm | Circa Theatre

The Children has been an enormous hit worldwide. Playwright Lucy Kirkwood, one of the world’s most exciting young playwrights, offers this beautifully written play which tackles timely themes. More >>

Circa Theatre Presents Side by Side by Sondheim

Sunday, 27 January 2019, 11:52 am | Circa Theatre

A dazzling array of songs celebrating the wit and genius of musical theatre’s most influential artist, Stephen Sondheim Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Circa Theatre’s original production, Side by Side by Sondheim is full of sparkling lyrics ... More >>

A Welsh wonderland at Circa Theatre

Friday, 21 September 2018, 8:56 am | Circa Theatre

Join us at Circa Theatre for Dylan Thomas’ masterpiece Under Milk Wood , a delightful if peculiar story of the daily life in “Llareggub” (read it backwards), a small Welsh town by the sea. More >>

Fresh Work Transcends Boundaries of Performance & Gender

Saturday, 8 September 2018, 7:25 pm | Circa Theatre

FRESH NEW ZEALAND WORK TRANSCENDS BOUNDARIES OF PERFORMANCE & GENDER Circa Theatre & A Mulled Whine present Uneasy Dreams and Other Things By Lori Leigh / Directed by Sara Brodie More >>

Early Bird Deal for Dylan Thomas’ masterpiece at Circa

Tuesday, 21 August 2018, 12:18 pm | Circa Theatre

Tickets are on sale now for the Circa Theatre season of Dylan Thomas’ masterpiece Under Milk Wood , 13 October – 10 November. More >>

Are you more loyal to who you love, or what you love?

Friday, 18 May 2018, 8:56 am | Circa Theatre

The Atom Room is a thrilling new love story, set within a highly-advanced virtual reality system where couples 'meet' and 'interact' in ways so believable, it might as well be reality itself. Imagine an ultra-modern version of Skype, but you can ... More >>

The Atom Room: Circa Theatre Virtual Reality

Saturday, 12 May 2018, 12:03 pm | Circa Theatre

The Atom Room is a thrilling new love story, set within a highly-advanced virtual reality system where couples 'meet' and 'interact' in ways so believable, it might as well be reality itself. Imagine an ultra-modern version of Skype, but you can ... More >>

Circa Theatre: The Lie

Tuesday, 13 March 2018, 3:47 pm | Circa Theatre

Proudly sponsored by Christopher Finlayson The Lie By Florian Zeller, translated by Christopher Hampton. Directed by Ross Jolly Starring Claire Dougan, Gavin Rutherford, Bronwyn Turei and Andrew Foster. Circa One 7 April - 5 May Tues – Thurs 6.30pm, ... More >>

Circa Theatre and Te Papa reveal potential of museum space

Thursday, 25 January 2018, 4:46 pm | Circa Theatre

As part of Circa Theatre and Te Papa’s shared goals to develop a vibrant and dynamic cultural precinct, a freshly renovated bar and foyer have opened at Circa Theatre. This shared project between Circa and Te Papa has been in theplanning stage since ... More >>

Dance Theatre With A Dali Twist @ Circa Theatre, Wellington

Monday, 11 September 2017, 8:31 am | Circa Theatre

Salvador Dali is the inspiration behind the new dance-theatre work, Lobsters , coming to Wellington’s Circa Theatre this October. More >>

Wellington's Circa Theatre Presents 'The Father'

Monday, 4 September 2017, 11:32 am | Circa Theatre

The most acclaimed new play of the decade, 'The Father' is a searingly honest, profoundly moving, darkly comic masterpiece. More >>

Contemporary Kiwi Thriller at Circa - 'Anahera'

Thursday, 24 August 2017, 9:18 am | Circa Theatre

By Emma Kinane (co-writer SEEyD, Turbine, The December Brother) Directed by Katie Wolfe (Waru, The Mooncake and the Kumara, The Women) More >>

30 Year Partnership with A Doll's House

Tuesday, 22 August 2017, 9:13 am | Circa Theatre

The production of A Doll’s House marks 30 years of Chapman Tripp’s sponsorship of Circa Theatre. The production, re-imagined from Ibsen’s original by writer Emily Perkins, is showing at Circa until 2 September. More >>