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.
Hansel and Gretel are Visiting The Court Theatre These School Holidays
If you follow the breadcrumbs to The Court Theatre these school holidays you’ll find fairy-tale characters Hansel and Gretel on stage.
Female Playwright's Forum
This year marks the 125th anniversary of women’s suffrage in New Zealand. To celebrate, female theatre practitioners from around the country will be coming together at the Isaac Theatre Royal this September for a Female Playwrights’ Forum as part of New Zealand Month.
The Court Theatre Kicks Off Spring with Two Rehearsed Readings of Acclaimed Plays
Over consecutive Sundays in spring The Court Theatre is bringing two renowned plays to the stage for the first time in rehearsed reading series Indelible Ink.
Classic Christchurch Comedy Show Switches it up in Scared Scriptless: Monologue
For one night only in Scared Scriptless: Monologue The Court Jesters will be switching things up, performing their classic Christchurch comedy show with a new format.
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.