Postponed: Te Rongomaiwhiti 2022

by Hōhepa Waitoa

Ko te oranga o te ao kei roto i ēnei mokopuna.(The life of the world is in the hands of these grandchildren.)

Thu 19–Sat 28 May, 7:00pm

Limited Tickets Left

Two Hearts

by Laura Daniel x Joseph Moore

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

Tue 3–Fri 27 May, 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 Thursdays of the month, 8:30pm

Little Thursdays with Michal

by Music with Michal

A fun music show for under 5's!

Thursdays 2 June–7 July, 10:00am

Postponed: Meals Boys Like To Cook!

by JMO Theatrics

A parental-self-help cooking show by two people who have no experience parenting and three who have too much.

Thu 2–Sat 4 Jun, 7:00pm

Gaslight Me

by Late Bloomers

Exploring the lies we tell ourselves and others

Fri 3–Sat 4 Jun, 8:30pm

First Friday of the month, 9:00pm

Sold Out

Nerd Nite ChCh #3

Are you ready to get nerdy!? Think TED talks with beer. Discovery Channel meets Drunk History. Be there AND be square!

Wed 8 Jun, 6:30pm

Paragon Dreams

by Hester Ullyart

An urgent, dark, and ‘expertly crafted’ mystery for modern times, PARAGON DREAMS is a one woman 'tour-de-force' from award winning artist Hester Ullyart.

Thu 9–Fri 10 Jun, 7:00pm

Brothers & Sons

Brothers & Sons is two improvisers making up songs on the spot, while playing folk music legends, Endicott and Montgomery Sons, a.k.a, Brothers & Sons.

Thu 9–Sat 11 Jun, various times

El Jaguar's Book (Fight) Club

by Meegwai Productions

NZ's best (and only) latino luchador El Jaguar hosts the deadliest book club in the world.

Fri 10 Jun, 8:30pm

Dungeons & Comedians

Comedians play D&D

Sun 10 Apr–Fri 8 Jul, various times

A Better Life

by Turn Round Theatre Otautahi

This original play tells the story of Bernadette Riley, who crosses the world and lands in Ōtautahi…all because she got lost in a song.

Tue 14–Sat 18 Jun, 7:00pm


by James Roque

You may have seen him on TV (Have You Been Paying Attention, The Masked Singer NZ, The NZ Comedy Gala, 7 Days), now catch the Filipino stepson of NZ Comedy live!

Fri 17–Sat 18 Jun, 9:15pm

Severely Queer - It's A Pirates Life

by Blackboard Theatre Collective

Severely Queer is back for it's fourth year and is setting sail for a nautical adventure on the high seas!

Tue 21–Fri 24 Jun, various times

These are NOT the rules of Improvisation :: Book Launch

by Dan Bain

Dan Bain wrote a little book about the thing he is best at, let's launch it.

Thu 23 Jun, 7:00pm

Too Much Hair

by Ania Upstill

Too Much Hair, a musical paradise for Thems, Femmes, Mens and everyone in-between.

Sat 25–Sun 26 Jun, various times

Fugitive Songs

by Moonlight Theatre

Fugitive Songs is a 19-song journey across America that spotlights people on the run, offering a new sound for a restless population.

Tue 28 Jun–Fri 1 Jul, various times

Fresh off the Page

by Proudly Asian Theatre & Yugto Productions

Yugto Productions invites you to join a long-running playreading legacy - a playreading series for, by and starring Asian practitioners.

Thu 30 Jun, 8:30pm

She's Crowning

by Murdoch Keane and Peter Burman

the waters have broken, dilation at 9 millimetres, the show the royal family do not want you to see is here; and she is crowning

Fri 1–Sat 2 Jul, 8:30pm


by Haydon Dickie

What will they remember?

Sat 2–Sun 3 Jul, 7:00pm


by Christopher Alan Moore

A story of adventure, revelation and connection between generations (and species).

Fri 8–Sat 9 Jul, various times

Bull Rush Improv

An award-winning rag, tag group of improvisers dancing the line between chaos and order in a way that's sure to make you giggle.

Fri 8–Sat 9 Jul, various times

Hardly Working

by Lucy Dawber

A new, exciting piece of work, exploring the lives of a bunch of 20 somethings coming to terms with Adulthood.

Sat 9–Sun 10 Jul, 7:00pm

The Emperor's New Clothes

by New Zealand Playhouse

What can you give someone who has everything? Maybe nothing at all.

Wed 13–Sat 16 Jul, 11:00am

Shift Your Paradigm - No Chairs Required

by Mitchell Botting and David Bowers-Mason

It's your worst nightmare realised; a multilevel marketing conference coming apart at the seams.

Thu 14–Sat 16 Jul, 7:00pm

Asian Kiwiana: A Seat at the Table

by Yugto Productions

One cabaret can't fit everybody's story... After the success of the first Asian Kiwiana, we thought it was only right to keep going and tell more stories with a brand new cast.

Thu 21–Sat 23 Jul, 7:00pm

My Grandfather is a Canoe

by Faumuina Felolini Maria Tafuna'i

Wayfinding, waka and waiata - epic stories from a Pacific voyager

Tue 26–Fri 29 Jul, 7:00pm

Nick Rado - The Get Back Up Comedy Tour

Nick Rado New Zealand's premier clean stand up comedian, brings his brand new hour 'The Get Back Up Tour.'

Sat 30 Jul, 8:30pm

Limited Tickets Left

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.

Fri 5–Sat 6 Aug, 7:00pm

Goat Vs Tortoise: The Musical

by Chirny Productions

An original musical telling the story of the Galápagos through the lens of economics and ecology.

Fri 5–Sat 6 Aug, 9:00pm

Before Karma Gets Us

by Liv Parker • Tess Sullivan • Ari Osborne

Before Karma Gets Us is a one hour theatre event which combines sketch comedy, farce, and live stage magic.

Thu 11–Sat 13 Aug, 7:00pm

David Correos & Hamish Parkinson’s Haha Horror

AAAAHHGGG! Two Billy T Award winners team up to create something horrific. Horrifically hilarious!

Tue 16–Sat 20 Aug, 7:00pm

The First Annual Parnell Croquet Club Facebook Live Telethon

by William Burns

The Great Kiwi Telethon is making a comeback!

Wed 5–Sat 8 Oct, 7:00pm