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Two Guitars, Two Mates And Two Very Different Takes On What It Means To Be A Modern Māori - A Musical Journey

Tuesday, 19 March 2024, 5:43 pm | Circa Theatre

Hilarious, thoughtful and filled with fun, this touching comedy explores the world of third-gen Māori who’ve missed the reo bus and find themselves a bit lost. More >>

Circa Theatre Is Proud To Announce The Launch Of The 2024 Show Programme

Tuesday, 28 November 2023, 10:53 am | Circa Theatre

We are happy to be celebrating our upcoming 2024 theatre season with you. Don't miss out on a great 2024 show line up. We have curated a season of over 23 plays as well as participating in the New Zealand Fringe Festival and New Zealand Festival ... More >>

Circa Theatre To Collect Toys And Food This Christmas For Those Less Fortunate

Thursday, 16 November 2023, 11:56 am | Circa Theatre

Yo-ho-ho or should we say ho-ho-ho! Treasure Island and the Pantomime season is just around the corner. This year Circa Theatre is delighted to be partnering with Chapman Tripp and Wellington City Mission to share some Christmas love. This will ... More >>

'The Importance Of Being Earnest'

Monday, 18 September 2023, 10:21 am | Circa Theatre

Circa Theatre is thrilled to present Oscar Wilde's timeless masterpiece, "The Importance of Being Earnest", directed by Jonathan Price. This fresh and effervescent take on Wilde's quintessential work invites audiences to indulge in a season of scintillating ... More >>

Swings, Roundabouts And Sandpit Tantrums: All Fun And Games On NZ’s Political Playground

Monday, 10 July 2023, 2:21 pm | Circa Theatre

Election night at the Beehive. Tensions are high, inflation is higher. More >>

Cringeworthy Is Travelling Back To The ‘60s With This Psychedelic Blast From The Past!

Monday, 6 March 2023, 8:24 am | Circa Theatre

Cringeworthy - Swinging in the 60s is a brand new live show and a far-out tribute to Kiwiana music and culture in the 1960s. Following on from the success of Cringe Worthy! (2019) and Cringeworthy - The 80s! (2021), this is director, Andrea Sanders’, ... More >>

In Bed With Schoenberg

Monday, 16 January 2023, 10:56 am | Circa Theatre

Armstrong Creative presents In Bed with Schoenberg by Dave Armstrong at Circa Theatre Eccentric Austrian composer meets live string quartet With music by Bach, Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven, Mahler, Lehar, Schoenberg and more. Playwright Dave Armstrong ... More >>

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 >>





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