Two Hearts

Laura Daniel and Joseph Moore's bombastic musical comedy duo make their Õtautahi debut!

Tue 7–Sat 11 Dec, 7:00pm


A Christmas story NOT for Children.

Thu 16–Thu 23 Dec, various times

Perfuct Storm

Three of Aotearoa's best and most experienced improvisors - Kathleen Burns, Emma Cusdin, and Dan Bain - ask the audience one question and then turn it into non-stop theatrical comedy gold.

2nd and 4th Thursday of the month, 8:30pm

David Correos is David Postoffice

A sold out season and finalist for the Fred Award for Best Show at the NZ International Comedy Festival in 2021, this anarchic, delightful, silly, nonsense is just what everyone needs.

Tue 16–Fri 19 Nov, 7:00pm

Anita Wigl'it - 'The Life of a Funny Girl!'

Join Anita Wigl'it (comedy star of 'RuPaul's Drag Race Down Under') in this action packed and hilarious show about her life!

Tue 30 Nov–Sat 4 Dec, various times

Gothic Tragedies and Other Hilarities

by NO Productions Theatre

Two incompetent actors are producing a Very Gothic Show - what can possibly go right!

Tue 26–Wed 27 Oct, 7:00pm

Fri 17 Sep–Fri 29 Oct, 9:00pm

03 Sessions - Mitch Zachry: heartflower

03 SESSIONS // original and improvised music from Ōtautahi and beyond.

Thu 4 Nov, 8:00pm

Lit Fuse

by Meegwai Productions

An author, an audience, an unfinished story, and a storytelling Unicorn with a penchant for gin and improvising; who inspires whom?

Fri 5–Sat 6 Nov, 7:00pm

Ray & Emma Split The Bill

by Emma Cusdin and Ray Shipley

Two of the finest comedians in Ōtautahi present brand new stand-up!

Fri 5–Sat 6 Nov, 8:30pm

The Magic in Me Show

by Kath Bee & Felicity Yates

A family-friendly show about bringing out the magic that is inside all of us

Sat 6 Nov, various times

Dungeons & Comedians

Watch comedians play D&D

Sun 7 Nov–Sun 5 Dec, 7:00pm


by Barrett

A lot can happen in five years.

Wed 10 Nov, 7:00pm

By a Thread

by Hwyl Theatre

Are family ties enough to keep Robyn and Kay from falling apart?

Fri 12–Sat 13 Nov, 7:00pm


by Kelly Hocking

A yard sale, priceless family drama and an epic Gen-X soundtrack

Fri 12–Sat 13 Nov, 8:30pm

From Paycheck to Poetry: Living Wage Open Mic

by Living Wage Movement

As part of Living Wage Week, WORD Christchurch team up with the Living Wage Movement to offer you a night of poetry on a subject dear to every artist’s heart: low pay!

Sun 14 Nov, 7:00pm

Dusty - 3 new solos

by Rongopai Tickell, Murdoch Keane and Peter Burman

The debut of 3 brand new solo works from three of the fastest rising stars in Aotearoa

Wed 24–Thu 25 Nov, 7:00pm

Sold Out

Ron McKinley's Retirement Party

by Emma Brittenden and Aaron Jelley

This is a fun, very silly interactive show where the audience play all the guests at a fictional retirement party.

Sat 27 Nov, 7:00pm

Tiger Moth

Reimagined Louis Armstrong meets de-harmonised Stevie Wonder, featuring some of Ōtautahi's stratospheric Ara Music Arts instrumentalists.

Sun 12 Dec, 6:30pm