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Bob Mangan appointed as CEO of Isaac Theatre Royal

Tuesday, 15 January 2019, 5:24 pm | Isaac Theatre Royal

Bob Mangan has been appointed to the role of Chief Executive of the Isaac Theatre Royal and will commence at the beginning of February 2019, David Stock, Chair of the Theatre Royal Charitable Foundation Board has announced. More >>

Isaac Theatre Royal Chief Executive Neil Cox Moving On

Tuesday, 17 July 2018, 1:49 pm | Isaac Theatre Royal

Neil Cox, the Chief Executive of the Isaac Theatre Royal, has resigned from his position, David Stock, Chair of the Theatre Royal Charitable Foundation has confirmed. More >>

Board changes demonstrate confidence in Isaac Theatre Royal

Tuesday, 20 March 2018, 3:50 pm | Isaac Theatre Royal

The appointment of two new directors to the Isaac Theatre Royal Charitable Foundation Board of Directors demonstrates a strong future for the city’s pre-eminent performing arts theatre. More >>

MAMIL Remounts for "Le Tour d'Isaac" in May

Tuesday, 20 February 2018, 2:59 pm | Isaac Theatre Royal

Following a sell-out premiere season across New Zealand, much-loved Kiwi actor Mark Hadlow remounts for a final ride into Christchurch in the acclaimed one man show, MAMIL (middle-aged man in Lycra), in all its lurid lycra glory for ‘Le Tour d’Isaac’ ... More >>

Thrill The World - Christchurch Cathedral Square, October 29

Thursday, 5 October 2017, 8:37 am | Isaac Theatre Royal

Thrill The World is friends, families and other local residents who each year join together with thousands of people around the globe to celebrate Michael Jackson’s talent by dancing simultaneously to “Thriller”! More >>

Delaney Davidson Cabaret @ Isaac Theatre Royal, Christchurch

Tuesday, 3 October 2017, 8:46 am | Isaac Theatre Royal

Remember the slide show of the returned traveller? Remember the projected image on a sheet in the living room? See these old-time images combined with evocative music in Delaney Davidson’s homage to lost ways of storytelling. More >>

The Very Hungry Caterpillar

Tuesday, 21 February 2017, 11:12 am | Isaac Theatre Royal

One of the most-read and famous children’s books of all time, ‘The Very Hungry Caterpillar’ will make its New Zealand debut in 2017. The Isaac Theatre Royal is very pleased to have secured the critically acclaimed stage conversion, The Very ... More >>

A Gala Evening with Dame Kiri Te Kanawa

Tuesday, 19 January 2016, 5:13 pm | Isaac Theatre Royal

A six venue recital tour by Dame Kiri Te Kanawa in March will provide a unique opportunity for many New Zealanders to see one of the world’s greatest opera singers live in concert. More >>

Ian Mckellen Catches Up On the Isaac Theatre Royal Rebuild

Wednesday, 26 June 2013, 10:58 am | Isaac Theatre Royal

Television, film and theatre star Sir Ian McKellen visited a “grand old lady friend’ in Christchurch during a brief day trip to the city last week. Ian is back in New Zealand working on Sir Peter Jackson's The Hobbit trilogy, but took some time out ... More >>

Ian McKellen On Stage

Wednesday, 9 May 2012, 9:27 am | Isaac Theatre Royal

“This is a rare opportunity, not to be missed.” – Theatreview “The Englishman's relaxed and charming story-telling during a question and answer session that followed proved a real treat for the audience.” – Taranaki Daily News “With a sparkle ... More >>

Tickets for Ian McKellen on Stage Go On Sale

Friday, 13 April 2012, 9:35 am | Isaac Theatre Royal

Tickets for Ian McKellen On Stage , a special one-man show created by the acclaimed stage and screen star, go on sale throughout New Zealand today and organisers expect high demand for the 14 performances in 11 centres. More >>

Ian McKellen on Stage – with Shakespeare, Tolkien and You

Wednesday, 4 April 2012, 9:18 pm | Isaac Theatre Royal

Touring NZ To Raise Funds To Rebuild Christchurch’s Historic Isaac Theatre Royal The Hobbit star Ian McKellen is downing his staff and pointy blue hat at weekends to perform a series of special one-man shows. With support from ASB Bank, Sir Ian ... More >>




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