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Feminist Dance Duo To Blow Up The 2021 Matchbox Season

Thursday, 24 June 2021, 1:00 pm | Q Theatre

SOFT.co and Q Theatre present INFLATED REBEL August 11-15, as part of MATCHBOX 2021 Jessie McCall [L] and Rose Philpott [R] - Photo credit: Ralph Brown Perfectly balancing social provocation with relatable humanity, SOFT.co are delighted to premiere their ... More >>

Stage Show About Human Rights Pioneer Eglantyne Jebb Opens Tonight

Wednesday, 10 February 2021, 3:10 pm | Q Theatre

A theatre show that tells the inspiring story of human rights pioneer and social reformer Eglantyne Jebb – the founder of Save the Children – opens tonight at Auckland’s Q Theatre as part of its Summer at Q Festival. The one-woman show EGLANTYNE ... More >>

Artist Collaboration with Q Creates Massive Culture Shift

Thursday, 30 August 2018, 3:24 pm | Q Theatre

Seven years after opening its doors, Q is celebrating its place as the leading force in the recalibration of Auckland’s independent arts sector. This winter, five productions programmed at Q enjoyed sell-out shows across three of the venue’s spaces, a result ... More >>

You’re Pretty Hot… for an Asian! *

Tuesday, 17 July 2018, 3:31 pm | Q Theatre

Q Theatre and Proudly Asian Theatre presents ORIENTATION Written and directed by Chye-Ling Huang. Part of MATCHBOX 2018, Q Theatre’s creative development programme. More >>

Controversial Play Unpacks PR Spin & Politics’ Secrets

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, 12:35 pm | Q Theatre

Ideologies will be compromised, media will be manipulated and politics will be stripped down to its petty core when a man lets his hands wander in award-winning playwright Sam Brooks ’ incendiary new play, BURN HER . This second offering in Q Theatre’s ... More >>

What is Chinese? What is being Chinese? What is not Chinese?

Monday, 7 August 2017, 4:27 pm | Q Theatre

Q Theatre’s 2017 MATCHBOX Season and White_mess present OTHER [chinese] Created and directed by Alice Canton What is Chinese? What is being Chinese? What is not Chinese? Maverick writer and director Alice Canton seeks to unravel these questions ... More >>

Autobiographical Comedy Captures Highs & Lows of 90s Dunedin

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 1:07 pm | Q Theatre

A powerful, autobiographical cross between stand-up comedy and theatre, My Best Dead Friend both written and performed by Anya Tate-Manning, makes it’s Auckland debut from 12-22 July at Q Theatre. More >>

Q Theatre Presents Matchbox 2017 Season

Wednesday, 7 June 2017, 10:41 am | Q Theatre

Auckland’s trailblazing venue, Q Theatre, are proud to announce their sixth annual MATCHBOX season with three very unique and adventurous theatre works presented by some of our hottest kiwi creatives. Diverse in their storytelling and ideas, these ... More >>

Q Theatre presents LOOKOUT

Friday, 10 February 2017, 11:00 am | Q Theatre

Q Theatre is teaming up with a class of children from Newton Central School to create a site-specific performance that will have you seeing Auckland’s skyline from a whole new perspective. More >>

Lucinda the Cactus Girl

Wednesday, 7 September 2016, 3:45 pm | Q Theatre

Cacti aren’t all that different from humans. They’re mostly made up of water, they’re resilient, they have nipples and there are lots of different types. Lucinda has 273 Cacti. It’s sort of like she has 273 friends. Lucinda the Cactus girl is ... More >>

Q Theatre Celebrates a Milestone Fifth Birthday

Wednesday, 10 August 2016, 4:03 pm | Q Theatre

On Friday 2nd September the public of Auckland are invited to celebrate five years of Q Theatre’s success at the centre of Auckland’s burgeoning arts precinct. What started as a hopeful vision has seen Q Theatre cement itself as a cornerstone ... More >>

Q Theatre’s Matchbox Applications Open For 2017 Season

Tuesday, 21 June 2016, 3:27 pm | Q Theatre

Q Theatre’s Matchbox Applications Open For 2017 Season MATCHBOX Q Theatre’s creative development programme Applications for the 2017 MATCHBOX creative development programme are open now! Artists and companies are invited to express their interest ... More >>

New Theatre Company Pioneers A New Style: Aotearoa Dell’arte

Monday, 20 June 2016, 10:59 am | Q Theatre

Q Theatre’s 2016 Matchbox Season presents LEILANI Brought to you by Mahuika Theatre Company More >>

Q Theatre’s Matchbox Provides Fuel for Creative Fires

Friday, 27 May 2016, 1:12 pm | Q Theatre

MATCHBOX 2016 Q Theatre’s creative development programme In a tough arts market that is experiencing major funding cuts for independent artists, Q Theatre’s MATCHBOX creative development programme offers a savvy approach to fostering original NZ work. ... More >>

Award-winning choreographer speaks for a generation

Monday, 9 May 2016, 11:29 am | Q Theatre

AWARD-WINNING CHOREOGRAPHER SPEAKS FOR A GENERATION Q Theatre’s 2016 Matchbox Season presents Everything Anyone Ever Wanted A Black Sheep Productions work, directed by Natalie Maria Clark More >>

L’orchestre d’hommes-orchestres Performs Tom Waits

Friday, 5 February 2016, 9:52 am | Q Theatre

Quebec’s L’orchestre d’hommes-orchestres (LODHO) will perform at Auckland’s Q Theatre on Debs McSmith says, eliver justternational talent to New Zealand ical and from March 22 – 24, 2016. More >>

'All Your Wants and Needs Fulfilled Forever' live on stage!

Monday, 20 July 2015, 5:08 pm | Q Theatre

IN SEARCH FOR THE PERFECT STORY … The Playground Collective in collaboration with Q Presents ALL YOUR WANTS AND NEEDS FULFILLED FOREVER More >>

Into The Wilderness with The Blackbird Ensemble

Monday, 30 June 2014, 10:29 am | Q Theatre

It's classical music, but not as you know it. Brimming with young talent and energy, the critically acclaimed Blackbird Ensemble present a theatrically enhanced programme of music, inspired by the beauty and perils of the wild, at Q Theatre’s Loft from ... More >>

Fallen Angels at Q Theatre

Monday, 9 December 2013, 12:27 pm | Q Theatre

It’s funny, frothy and sexy – perfect for a warm Summer evening in Auckland. The Auckland Theatre Company season of Noel Coward’s classic comedy Fallen Angels opens at Q Theatre on 15 February. More >>

One Night with Q: A mid-year fundraising gala

Wednesday, 5 June 2013, 1:44 pm | Q Theatre

On Friday 7th June, Q Theatre dresses up for the night and rolls out the red carpet to hold their first mid-year fundraising gala, to raise funds towards their development progamme Q Presents - a joint presenting venture that sees Auckland’s performing ... More >>