Keep up to date with the latest news from your theatre: Christchurch’s The Court Theatre. From exclusive interviews with our cast and crew to updates about our new initiatives, you’ll find everything you need to know about what’s happening at The Court right here.
Roger Hall and Ross Gumbley Discuss New Zealand Theatre Month
Roger Hall has spent over 40 years as a theatre practitioner in New Zealand and has seen huge change in the industry in that time - as he told our Artistic Director Ross Gumbley in this exclusive conversation about all things New Zealand theatre.
New Zealand's Longest Running Late-Night Comedy Show Celebrates its Birthday by Hosting Two Very Special - and Very Early - Birthday Shows
In celebration of New Zealand Theatre Month and Scared Scriptless’ own birthday, The Court Jesters will be bringing Scared Scriptless to the more accessible time of 8pm for two nights only in Scared Scriptless Birthday Bash.
A new Chief Executive will oversee the Court Theatre’s return to Christchurch’s city centre.
Barbara George, who has extensive experience in the arts, will start on October 29 as the new chief executive for the Court Theatre.
The Court Theatre Celebrates New Zealand Theatre Month this September
The Court Theatre is thrilled to be celebrating New Zealand Theatre Month this September with a range of events that showcase and celebrate the best theatre Aotearoa has to offer.
The Family are Reuniting to Face the Music in Mum's Choir at The Court Theatre
The Court Theatre is celebrating New Zealand Theatre Month this September with a play full of music, laughter and, of course, a gloriously typical Kiwi family in Mum’s Choir.
Crowd Favourite Improv Duos are Pitted Against Each Other in Scared Scriptless: Bad Boys vs. Dream Team
Next weekend two classic Court Theatre comedy pairs will be vying for the title of greatest improv duo in a special performance of Scared Scriptless: Bad Boys vs. Dream Team.
A Q&A with Annie Wilkes herself, actor Lara Macgregor
Lara Macgregor is filling some pretty big shoes in Stephen King's Misery, taking on the role of the infamous Annie Wilkes... In-between all of her line-learning, Macgregor took a moment to answer some questions about the role and what could possibly be fun about a production called Misery...